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September 18, 2023
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(BPRW) Elevate, Innovate, Celebrate: 2023 Black Tech Gala Fundraising and Awards Ceremony Shines a Spotlight on Tech Innovation and Impact

Showcasing Black Tech Professionals Lighting the Path to a Brighter Future

(Black PR Wire) The Power of Technology Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, is a leading advocate for promoting diversity and inclusion in the tech industry and is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated Annual Black Tech Gala Fundraising and Awards Ceremony, aimed at raising awareness about tech diversity amongst business and career professionals. Global tech pioneers and entrepreneurs Jamila Brown and Cameron Hairston founded the Power of Technology Foundation Inc to help address the critical issues of underrepresentation in the tech industry. Brown and Hairston’s goal are to advise and educate the community while helping to increase the participation of women and minorities in the fast-growing field of technology. The gala will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2023, at the InterContinental Hotel in Buckhead - Atlanta, and promises to be a captivating evening of elegance filled with inspiration, recognition, networking, and community-building.

In today's rapidly evolving world, it is vital to address the need for increased diversity in the technology sector. The Black Tech Gala is a platform designed to bring together professionals, industry leaders, and advocates to champion diversity, equity, and inclusion in tech. By highlighting the contributions and achievements of underrepresented individuals, the gala aims to foster an inclusive environment that nurtures innovation and empowers diverse voices in the tech industry.

This will be an elegant night of fun, live entertainment, dining, dancing, and of course fundraising to help support the black community in bringing more awareness about technology and career opportunities. Additionally, there will be panel discussions with leading experts sharing insights, best practices, and success stories on fostering diversity in the tech sector. One of the key highlights of the gala will be the presentation of the Power of Technology Awards, honoring individuals and companies who have made exceptional contributions to advancing diversity awareness in the tech field. These prestigious awards will recognize outstanding achievements in promoting underrepresented communities and inspiring change.

The Black Tech Gala will also serve as an opportunity to raise funds to support the Power of Technology Foundation’s ongoing initiatives aimed at increasing tech diversity awareness. The funds raised through this event will enable the organization to continue providing scholarships, mentorship programs, and training opportunities for aspiring tech professionals from underrepresented backgrounds. "We are delighted to host our Annual Black Tech Gala Fundraising and Awards Ceremony to further our mission of fostering tech diversity awareness.", said Brown. "By bringing together industry leaders, professionals, and advocates, we aim to ignite meaningful conversations and catalyze positive change within the tech sector. Together, we can create an inclusive ecosystem that empowers and celebrates diverse talent."

The Black Tech Gala is open to professionals, industry leaders, organizations, and individuals passionate about driving change in the tech industry. By attending this event, participants will have the opportunity to network with like-minded individuals, gain valuable insights, and contribute to the movement for increased diversity and inclusion in technology. Please consider joining us at this exemplifying event.

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BACKGROUND - The Power of Technology Foundation, Inc is a 501(c)(3) organization specializing in bringing technology career awareness and economic development for underserved local and global communities. We provide community events, training, supplies, computer equipment, scholarships, donations, volunteer mentoring hours to help with the growing digital transformation and resources to support aspiring tech professionals from underrepresented communities.