People skilled in Public Relations
Entrepreneur , MentorChristine Johnsonclose
Entrepreneur , Mentor
Consultant , Marketer/PR , EntrepreneurAmanda Spannclose
Consultant , Marketer/PR , Entrepreneur
Tech Publicist, Founder of Alchomy & Co-Founder of tiphub, Business Insider's 30 Most Important Women Under 30 in Tech
Businesses skilled in Public Relations
Public FigureSherrell Dorseyclose
Data journalist raised on MS DOS + 2Pac. Building the first data-driven, investigative Black tech news platform @_ThePlugDaily .
Sherrell Dorsey is a data journalist, social entrepreneur and speaker. As the founder of Build the Good, a community development consulting company, Sherrell runs BLKTECH Interactive—North Carolina’s first hub supporting over 2,000 entrepreneurs and technologists of color.
She is founder of daily tech newsletter, ThePLUG, leading content strategy, business partnerships, and growth of the only newsletter dedicated to highlighting the significant voices of black founders and business leaders in the news. ThePLUG produces a series of original stories in syndication with VICE news’ Motherboard channel.
With features in Fast Company, The Atlantic’s CityLab, The Root, Next City, Charlotte Observer and many others, Sherrell has interviewed high-profile founders, investors, and analyzes business trends at the intersection of sustainability, innovation, and equity. She has also been a featured guest on SiriusXM and WCCB television.
As a speaker and moderator, Sherrell has shared stages with notable business leaders including Steve Case, founder of AOL, and Daymond John of ABC's SharkTank among others. She has also presented at SXSW, Amazon, and the Brookings Institution. In 2018, Sherrell was named one of CNET's most inspiring women, and in VICE as black women ecosystem builders to watch. Sherrell was also named a leader in Charlotte's entrepreneurship ecosystem in Inc. Magazine's report on the top 50 American to grow a business.
Her past work includes serving as a marketing manager for Uber, and on the sales team during the Charlotte launch of Google Fiber. Sherrell holds a Master’s in Data Journalism from Columbia University and a Bachelor’s in International Trade and Marketing from the Fashion Institute of Technology.