Join us for this virtual event series created by NY Tech Alliance and Grasshopper Bank as we spotlight founders and leaders that are adapting their businesses to make it work during this time of so much uncertainty. We ask them to share practical knowledge, tools, and guidance that we hope will answer many of your questions and provide a bit of inspiration.
February 17th @ NOON ET
This month, we will be spotlighting Wen-kuni Ceant, CEO & Co-founder of Politicking
About Wen-kuni Ceant:
Wen-kuni Ceant is the CEO and Co-Founder of Politicking. Politicking is a mobile application with the central aim of providing election information to historically disengaged constituencies. Politicking presents non-partisan information pertinent to municipal, state, and presidential elections, respectively. The app highlights presidential candidate platforms and their relevance to key issue areas, as well as user’s local polling and voting information. The goal of this mobile application to make election information more accessible to potential voters, particularly millennials of color, as well as improving and galvanizing the minority vote through easily accessible information about micro and macro politics.
Wen-kuni is a Fulbright Scholar and through the fellowship she studied health infrastructure in Senegal during the last year. She received her Masters in Public Health in Health Management and Policy in 2016 from Drexel University. Before Drexel, she attended Howard University, in Washington, D.C. where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with honors with a Bachelors of Science in Biology. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Her overarching goal is to integrate public health and policy in her work to eradicate health and political disparities both domestically and abroad.
Learn about Politicking at https://politickingapp.com
Catch past conversations at https://nytech.info/founderspotlights!
Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/93955863657
About NY Tech Alliance:
A member-based non-profit with a mission to foster the technology community and ecosystem in New York City, with the goal of creating a better future for all. Representation, inspiration, support, and leadership are the qualities we focus on in order to reach this goal. Connect with us today at nytech.org!
About Grasshopper Bank:
Grasshopper is a digital bank serving founders, their companies, and the investors supporting them across the innovation economy. We make banking simple, secure, effortless and transparent. Learn more at https://www.grasshopper.bank.
- February 17, 2021 at 12pm – 1pm