Published on August 20th, 2023 | by H.E. Shanta Lana Hereford0
F.U.N.D. ATL Event Aims To Empower Metro Atlanta Entrepreneurs with Education, Access, and Investment
The Center for Truth and Healing (CFTH), in partnership with A World Entertainment, The HYPE Magazine, The 10K Project, Building Bridges Global Investment Group, Tech in Black and White, Maverick Global Distribution, The MX Network, The Brantley Foundation, and Shanta Lana LLC, is proud to announce the launch of the highly anticipated F.U.N.D ATL (Financial Unity for New Developments) event, scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 5th, from 5-9 pm at 310 Studios ATL, located at 310 Peters St, Atlanta, GA.
F.U.N.D ATL promises to be a prestigious and interactive networking event, designed to support and empower underfunded entrepreneurs by providing education, access, and potential funding and investment opportunities. With a collective funding power exceeding $1 billion, this exclusive event brings together influential professionals from the finance and business industry, including private equity and angel investors, venture capitalists, bankers, and more.
At the core of F.U.N.D ATL is a commitment to providing underfunded entrepreneurs with the knowledge and tools they need to navigate the challenging landscape of business development and funding. The event will kick off with an interactive networking session and an engaging panel discussion led by industry experts, sharing valuable insights into business strategies, market trends, and financial education. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from prominent leaders in the finance world and engage in meaningful interactions. As a bonus, attendees will also receive complimentary professional headshots courtesy of Atlanta’s Top Headshot Photographer, Robert Mitchel-Owensby.
During the pitch session, ambitious entrepreneurs will have the chance to showcase their innovative business ideas and projects to a panel of seasoned investors. This invaluable opportunity will enable founders to receive constructive feedback and refine their pitches, positioning them for potential funding and growth.
F.U.N.D ATL will facilitate networking opportunities among investors, entrepreneurs, and industry professionals, fostering an environment of collaboration and connection. This unique platform encourages the formation of strategic partnerships and investments, empowering attendees to amplify their business endeavors.
Guests at F.U.N.D ATL will be treated to complimentary cocktails by IslandJon Vodka, an emerging new Black-owned and family-owned liquor brand. Additionally, they will be treated to a tantalizing taco bar and the unveiling of cutting-edge software releases and exciting funding announcements. Moreover, each attendee, including panelists, will receive the prestigious Bolanle Elite Pass—a gateway to unparalleled savings on travel, dining, entertainment, shopping, and more courtesy of Bolanle Media and Shanta Lana LLC.
Her Excellency Shanta Lana Hereford, Founder, and Executive Director of the Center for Truth and Healing and COO of The HYPE Magazine, expressed her enthusiasm, stating, “F.U.N.D ATL is more than just an event; it’s a platform that brings together visionaries, investors, and entrepreneurs to create a collective impact.” Her event partner, Amy Jacobs of A World Entertainment, echoed this sentiment, “We are excited to empower entrepreneurs, facilitate strategic partnerships, and promote financial unity within the Atlanta community and beyond.”
The event is open to the public. Early registration is recommended, as space is limited. Tickets for F.U.N.D ATL can be purchased at https://bit.ly/fundatl, and vendor registration is available at https://bit.ly/fundatlvendor.
About the Organizers
The F.U.N.D ATL event is organized by four dynamic entities: The Center for Truth and Healing (CFTH), A World Entertainment, Shanta Lana LLC, and The HYPE Magazine. Together, they are committed to empowering individuals, fostering financial literacy, promoting entertainment innovation, and driving sustainable growth in the global marketplace. F.U.N.D ATL aims to support underfunded entrepreneurs, offering education, access, and investment opportunities to create a positive impact on the community and beyond.