Global Entrepreneurship Week

Join us online for NBIC’s 2021 Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW)

This year’s theme: Digital Reboot: From Pandemic to Profit

What is it?

A multi-day virtual event centered on supporting and driving innovation to local businesses in the greater Nashville area. This is the sixth year of GEW and we are thrilled Amazon has joined as its 2021 Presenting Sponsor.

Presenting Sponsor:

What's that look like?

Day 1: Tuesday, November 9, 2021

  • 9:00am-10:30am: Amazon Black Business Accelerator 
  • 12:30pm-1:30pm: Funding for Small Business – Banker Panel 
  • 2:00-3:00pm: Making Supply Chain Easy: The Kool-Aid Edition 
  • 3:30-4:30pm: Simplifying Digital Marketing to Grow Your Business

Day 2: Wednesday, November 10, 2021

  • 9:00am-10:30am: Enhancing the Shipping Experience 
  • 11:00am-12pm: SEO for Small Business 
  • 12:30pm-1:30pm: Succeeding at eCommerce – Luck or Skill?  
  • 2:00-3:00pm: My Choice for Business 
  • 3:30-4:30pm: E-Commerce & Community Engagement 

Day 3: Thursday, November 11, 2021

  • 9:00am-10:30am: Digital Transformation Strategies for Small Business Owners 
  • 12:30pm-1:30pm: Women and Wealth 
  • 2:00-3:00pm: Yelp 101: Tips and Tricks for Making the Most of Your Free Business Account 
  • 3:30-4:30pm: Digital for Small Business 
  • 5:00-6:30pm: After Hours Mixer: Networking with Victor Chatman 


November 9 - 11, 2021


Online. Just login using the Zoom link and password provided when you register to join any of these virtual events.

Cost? It’s Free!

Thanks to the sponsorship of our sponsors, we’ve been able to put together an incredible 3-day event to benefit small business owners at no cost. That's amazing! So what are you waiting for? Sign up today!


To equip entrepreneurs with resources and support to help move their business forward into the digital space while conquering the challenges brought on by the pandemic and navigating the new normal.

“Helping under resourced entrepreneurs succeed by promoting innovation and opportunity has always been the core mission of the NBIC. We’re proud to provide events like this that will supply growing businesses with the resources to succeed.” - Angela Crane-Jones, CEO of NBIC

Learn more about GEW week and register here:

GEW Sponsors:

Gold Level

Silver Level

Supporter Level

For more information, please email NBIC Program Director, Christa Simpson at: