The event was moderated by marketing expert and radio host, Robert Gatewood, MBA. Panelists included social media expert and radio host Shawna Renee Oduor, and business owners, Thorman and Yalanda Jerry of Refunds-to-Go.

The Bethune-DuBois Institute (BDI) is a nonprofit-organization founded by Dr. C. DeLores Tucker for the purpose of helping students and young adults achieve both a quality education and leadership development guidance.