About Us

We create historically and globally conscious Black visionary leaders who believe in Black business, take responsibility for developing solutions to the issues Black people face and have unshakeable pride and confidence in themselves.

Mission

Re-empowering the global Black community through historically centered re-education that empowers aspiring Black visionaries to develop their world differently.

Vision

We envision a world where Black people know their history and view themselves as part of a collective global community that is empowered and responsible for identifying, defining and solving its own socioeconomic issues through visionary entrepreneurship, wealth building and philanthropy.

Leadership

FOUNDERS

Peter Markeeo Gillo

Co-Founder

Leveraging his passion for the use of creativity in all aspects of life, Peter Markeeo Gillo finds great joy in supporting college students as they dig deep to develop their own unique spheres of meaning within the global black community. He holds an MA in Social, Policy and Community Development, Regional Planning from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, a BA in Political Science and Sociology from Clark Atlanta University, and a certificate in International Political Systems and Development from Nanjing, China. He is also a life member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.

Esi Kagale Agyeman Gillo

Co-Founder

Esi Kagale Agyeman Gillo is committed to re-empowering people of African descent by holistically empowering college students to disrupt negative patterns of history through personal development and entrepreneurship. If she had to describe herself in one sentence, she would say that she “is passionate about all things authentic and puts nothing above her freedom.” Esi holds an MSc in African Studies from the University of Oxford, UK, a BA in Afro-American Studies and Psychology from Smith College, and a certificate in African Studies from the Five College Consortium. She has also studied in Uganda, Rwanda and Ghana. 

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