The St. Louis Chapter of the National Black MBA Association, Inc. (NBMBAA) will host its Entrepreneur Think Tank on Saturday, November 18 at T-Rex, 911 Washington Ave. in downtown St. Louis.

The event will feature diverse workshops facilitated by local entrepreneurs, small business representatives from community resource organizations, and college professors. Participants will select one track consisting of Start-up, Youth In Business, Growth, and Non-Traditional as a focus.

The event will conclude with lunch, networking reception, and pitch competitions for youth and adults. This will allow participants to pitch their business ideas to business owners and industry experts to win technical business assistance, business mentoring from Key Note Speaker O.D Harris, and a cash prize.

Business professionals will also have the opportunity to visit resource partner tables for more information to grow their business.

Check in will begin at 8:30 a.m., with a continental breakfast until 9 a.m. The program and workshops will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event is free to financial members of NBMBAA, $5 for youth 7-18; $20 for non-members, and $25 for small business vendors. To register, visit ThinkTank2017.Eventbrite.com. To learn more about the organization and upcoming events, visit www.stlblackmba.org. If you would like to be a resource partner for this event, contact Desiree Adeboye at stlsdesiree@gmail.com.

SOURCE: The St. Louis American