Russell Targove

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written By: Christine Garcia  Russell Targove is the CEO and President of Request Global Initiatives, LLC. Before he started his own business, he had several hobbies he enjoyed taking part in. Of these hobbies he especially enjoyed singing. He often even found himself cutting class to sing in the hallways. Russell […]

Margarita Zias

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written by: Valentina Echeverry       Margarita Zias is a former intern at the Tech Incubator at Queens College. After dealing with some obstacles and drawbacks within her life, Tech Incubator aided her in teaching while also providing her with various opportunities that would later come in handy. Through the Tech Incubator and […]

Dr. Edward Williams

Dr. Williams

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written By: Christine Garcia    Dr. Williams is the founder and CEO of the non-profit Regional Ready Rockaway in Queens, New York. He first began his work over 25 years ago in Rockaway, Queens as a way to develop a sense of emergency preparedness within the community, especially after experiencing natural […]

Muhammad Raza

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written by: Christine Garcia Muhammad Raza is a former intern at the Tech Incubator at Queens College. After graduating from Queens College in the Fall of 2020 he pursued a career within the field of software engineering. He now currently works as a professional services consultant at AWS.  When he first […]

Susanne Shoemaker

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written by: Christine Garcia  Susanne Shoemaker is the founder of Undercare, a company that creates accessible undergarments for those that have difficulty getting into regular ones or wearing them. However, her background did not start in clothing.  Susanne majored in English and Fine Art while in college and later ended up […]

Dawn Kelly

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written by: Christine Garcia  Photos by: Dawn Kelly   Dawn Kelly is the founder and owner of The Nourish Spot, a local juice, smoothie, and salad bar. However before getting into the food industry, Dawn worked as a senior public relations and marketing executive at a major financial services firm. Then […]

Bernardita Calinao

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written by Christine Garcia.   Bernardita Calinao is the Founder and CEO of Walkspan, a data-driven and location intelligence technology firm dedicated to advancing urban livability and walkability at a global scale. Walkspan is a start-up based in New York City and currently functions as a data analytics company developing solutions […]

Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Certification Program

Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram The City of New York Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) Program expands opportunities for minority and women entrepreneurs to access government contracts and grow their businesses. When eligible businesses are certified with the City they become more visible to prospective buyers, including City agencies and private contractors seeking to purchase […]

Desmond the Songwriter

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Linkedin Facebook Twitter Instagram Written By: Christine Garcia   Desmond the Songwriter was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica. He began his singing career at the shy age of 8 when he started singing in his local church’s choir. As soon as Desmond revealed his immense amount of talent, prominent gospel acts throughout the city […]

From Idea to Business

Business

The goal of this course is to take your idea and turn it into a business that has the potential to make you money. What you get: Four printable workbooks. Templates & exercises to get you thinking about your idea and importantly take action. Access to a Slack group to share your learnings with your […]