AFRIKIN® invites trailblazers and forward thinking up-and-comers who have identified gaps in the market, have developed solutions that will grow market shares, and who have a presence in the marketplace. Young people of color are disproportionately affected by underemployment. AFRIKIN® creates a pathway to business ownership for young entrepreneurs of all backgrounds. These innovators are ready to present their concepts and ideas to investors to help these companies reach an audience that they don’t understand.