Forward Cities

Side Hustle to CEO

Side Hustle to CEO

What are the barriers faced by under-connected entrepreneurs in our communities?  Forward Cities Local DIrector for Franklin County/Columbus, OH LC Johnson walks us through the development and implementation of the Side Hustle to CEO mentorship program designed to support part-time entrepreneurs to shift to full-time entrepreneurship. Founder Markeisha Johnson of Bombombs shares how transformational the experience has been for both her business and community.  Aventi Enterprise, a local Black woman-owned business consultancy, served as the primary executor of the program and Case Manager for program participants. Learn more about Forward Cities' Community Entrepreneur Accelerators.

Duration: 34 min

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