Young Enterprising Society (YES), in partnership with the City of Milwaukee, Milwaukee Institute, and Northwestern Mutual present Demo Day for The Blueprint: Cohort 2.
The Blueprint helps to develop a rich entrepreneurial ecosystem in the areas of technology, eCommerce and advanced manufacturing. The Blueprint’s programs provide entrepreneurs and small businesses looking to start and scale in Wisconsin with tools for sustainable business models that will help them be successful.
On Sunday, June, 30 2019 from 2 – 6 pm, the public is invited to the African American Historical Society Museum for Demo Day, where the 12 businesses that completed The Blueprint: Cohort 2 will showcase their 3 minute pitches.
Our special guest will be Sheena Allen is best-known as the founder and CEO of mobile application company, Sheena Allen Apps. Allen attended the University of Southern Mississippi to major in psychology and film. In 2011, during her senior year of college, she thought of an idea for a finance / money organizing mobile app after leaving Wal-Mart with a long receipt. With no technical background, Sheena designed her first app in Microsoft Word before finding a developer to partner with. Since then, Allen has built her mobile app companies to have millions of downloads and started her own development company, HouseBoxx.