You are invited to join the celebration. Pregame with us for the ultimate celebration of all things Black - Black entrepreneurs, Black culture, Black Joy, Black Freedom as we kick-off the days’ events.
Sponsored by Clover Commerce, “The Warm Up” features a Live DJ set by DJ Maverik, an interactive Juneteenth-themed cocktail mixology session, giveaways and virtual vending by Black-Owned businesses ranging from food to loungewear. The first 75 US based guests will receive a complimentary cocktail kit.
Date: June 19th, 2021
Time: 12PM EST - 1:30 PM EST
RSVP Link: https://juneteenth.obws.com
Olivia Dope - IG Handle: @oliviadope
Hosted by Brooklyn's own Olivia Dope! - a force to be reckoned with. As a DJ, she has toured with the likes of Ciara & Saweetie and she's the go-to DJ for celebrity parties for Essence, Spotify, Missy Elliott, Janet Jackson, Cardi B, Jennifer Hudson, Issa Rae and more. Olivia has added recording artist to the resumé as her debut single "Mantra" has been featured on Neyo's Artist Lounge Unplugged, and US Weekly on the "Hollywood's Buzzing" list.
DJ Maverik - IG Handle: @MoneyMav
Come experience DJ Maverik live on the turntables! Some People just have “it” and Maverik is one of those people. This prolific MC/DJ represents the City of Boston & his Message is simple: Believe in yourself. Be great. A primetime DJ for the #1 hip-hop station in Boston for 15 years, Maverik is a staple in the city's music culture. He's highly sought after for events all across the country, from award shows to concerts. He’s opened for some of the biggest artists in the world including Lil Wayne, Future, 2Chainz, Sean Paul, Rick Ross, Shaggy & more! His high-energy style and showmanship on the mic are known to captivate audiences. Maverik's music and videos have been played on radio and TV stations across the world. He's been featured in commercials, national campaign ads and on several mixtapes. Maverik's presence is felt on-line as well, with his ever-expanding Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube fan-bases. His new show "Mavcity" spotlights Boston talent and showcases Mav's unique and uplifting personality. Now the official DJ of the Boston Red Sox, Maverik is poised to elevate his craft to another level.
Mandy Bowman - CEO, Founder - Official Black Wall Street
Mandy Bowman has grown Official Black Wall Street to become the largest app and digital platform helping consumers find, review, and support Black-owned businesses. After studying Entrepreneurship and Global Business Management at Babson College, she set out to empower the Black community through economics and ownership. Since launching the platform in 2015, and the app in 2017, Mandy has been at the forefront of the #BuyBlack movement, helping Black businesses around the world gain the exposure and resources they deserve. In 2020 she was named one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s 100 Powerful Women in Business. In 2021 Forbes called her a “Standout Black Small Business Owner” to know. The Brooklyn native is a fierce advocate for ownership within the Black community and a two-time TEDx speaker.
About Official Black Wall Street,
Founded by Mandy Bowman in 2016, Official Black Wall Street is a next generation platform connecting consumers with Black-owned businesses. Since originally starting as a spreadsheet in 2014, OBWS has become the largest platform and app helping Black-owned businesses gain exposure, leads, and connect to much needed resources. OBWS boasts over 960K in social media followers, 6k Black-Owned business listings, 33K email subscribers, 379K in app downloads, and 600k+ in monthly pageviews.
OBWS is active in 410 cities across 10 countries.
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Learn more by visiting OfficialBlackwallstreet.com follow @OBWSapp on Twitter and @OfficialBlackWallStreet on all other social media channels. Watch exclusive OBWS content including the Black-Owned Series here on YouTube.
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