Economic Empowerment through Enterprise Development

Deontée Gordon

Speaker, Director of Business Growth for REV Birmingham

deon-headshotDirector of Business Growth for REV Birmingham, a nonprofit economic development organization that partners with the City of Birmingham and the corporate community to create accessible and vibrant small business ecosystems.

Program highlights:

  1. Supports current and aspiring entrepreneurs via interactive technical assistance workshops, real-world market validation programs, and targeted ongoing mentoring.
  2. Facilitates access to capital for many new and under served communities through initiatives such as The Big Pitch business competition.