ULI Louisiana – WLI Breakfast Speaker Series with Kevin Wilkins
Description: The XX Factor: How Female Entrepreneurs are Driving Growth in New Orleans’ Entrepreneurial Ecosystem:
From Forbes to The Atlantic, New Orleans receives widespread accolades as “America’s next great innovation hub,” capitalizing on its talent, resources, and opportunities for an entrepreneurial renaissance changing the fabric of the city. And yet, who are the Sheryl Sandberg’s and the Ursula Burns’ of the silicon bayou? Kevin Wilkins, the founder of trepwise, will speak on his work supporting female entrepreneur’s in New Orleans, how they are driving growth in the city and how we can best support women in this resurgence.