MINNEAPOLIS – Oct. 11, 2022 – Nerdery, a premier digital product consultancy, announces its partnership with Amplify to support the organization’s recurring Featured Founder series highlighting and supporting the growth of entrepreneurs from underrepresented communities. These sessions amplify entrepreneurs who lack a clear pathway to funding and driving revenue for their businesses.
Amplify’s free recurring sessions bring people together through collective stories and experiences and help entrepreneurs live their mission. Recently featured entrepreneurs include Bella Lam of Coconut Whisk, Mu Okonkwo of SitEatApp and Jules Porter of Seraph7 Studios. The organization also shares information about its Featured Founders through its social media channels.
“As Amplify continues to grow, we were seeking the right partner to back our technology needs. This gives us the ability to support underrepresented founders beyond our meetups and other initiatives,” said Garrio Harrison, co-founder of Amplify. “Nerdery’s expertise in digital products coupled with their technological strength will help us connect people and resources to transform lives.”
As part of the partnership, Nerdery will cover the subscription costs for all of Amplify’s software to help make the technology side of their work possible.
“We are excited to be a part of Amplify’s platform, which supports underrepresented and underfunded founders by sharing their founder story, the vision for their business and giving them access to partners that can help their companies take flight.” said Michael Schmidt, CEO, Co-Founder, and Board Vice Chair, Nerdery. “We strongly believe in their work which supports our mission to relentlessly invent a world that works better for us all.” To learn more about Amplify, please visit www.amplify100.com.
Nerdery is a premier digital product consultancy with depth of experience in strategy, design, technology and engineering, helping clients across a range of industries become fully digital. Nerdery works to transform companies’ digital capabilities by designing and developing digital products and programs that connect them with their customers to outperform their competition in today’s digital world. Much more than consultants, they are allies for the digital transformation journey — a collection of strategists, designers, technologists and proud “Nerds,” who are united around a vision of relentlessly inventing a world that works better for all. Nerdery was founded in 2003 and has offices in Minneapolis, Chicago and Phoenix. Find out more at nerdery.com.
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