The West End Merchants Coalition (WEMC), a non-profit organization dedicated to guiding economic development and empowerment in the greater West End community announces, the launch of it's Youth Entrepreneurship Initiative. The WEMC’s Youth Entrepreneurship Initiative is designed to coach young student entrepreneurs and teach them the basics of economics and business development, in addition to developing success-oriented attitudes of initiative, intelligent risk taking, collaboration and opportunity recognition. These “soft skills” will prepare these young entrepreneurs to develop and grow their own businesses and create jobs in their communities. WEMC's inaugural Youth Shark Tank competition will take place on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 2:00 PM at The Mall West End located at 850 Oak Street, Atlanta, GA 30310.
The WEMC's Youth Shark Tank will be hosted by Jayson Clifton of The Tax People. The judges for this inaugural event include: Charles Williams, of Elexis Properties, Janice Andrews of Unity National Bank, and others. This year’s competition will take place during the annual Mall West End Back-to-School Jamboree. For additional information, please contact email@example.com or call (404) 913-0901.