Flourish Media Conference

Flourish Media Conference Taking Place February 16-17, 2024 in Miami



MIAMI, FL –  Flourish Media Conference (FMC) powered by Diversity Trust Limited is gearing up for its 8th annual celebration in the Magic City, Miami, FL! In partnership with Sphere Rocket, the Haitian American Chamber of Commerce of Florida, Vocal WallStreet, and The City of North Miami, FMC24, powered by Diversity Trust Limited, promises a transformative experience for women of color entrepreneurs and business owners.


Set for February 16-17, 2024, this two-day event continues to draw impact investors, making it the most anticipated gathering since its inception in 2016. Behind The Leaf, a 501c3 nonprofit, spearheads this movement, boasting a community of empowered women entrepreneurs, including trailblazers like Yve-car Momperousse, CEO of Kreyol Essence, and Maxeme Tuchman, CEO of Caribu.


“We envision a world where women find joy through entrepreneurship. Growth happens in collaboration, and the women in our Tribe know all the right people to flourish. ”  – Vivian Olodun, Behind The Leaf Managing Director [Photo Here] 


Behind The Leaf is a 501c3 nonprofit with a highly sought-after community of women business owners  Behind The Leaf focuses on capacity building, offering masterclasses powered by Capital One Bank and a signature matching event with a Shark Tank-like pitch segment. Notably, Yve-car Momperousse sealed a deal with “Shark” Kevin O’Leary after pitching at the Flourish Media Conference in 2019.


“ No one wins when women think small; that’s why we created this safe space for women to see what is possible for themselves and their businesses” – Dr. Tracy Timberlake, Co Founder of Flourish Media  [Photo Here]


The conference’s main attraction is the profound impact of peer learning and giving back. Speakers, selected for their industry knowledge, contribute to microgrants awarded in partnership with Behind The Leaf’s Board of Directors. Past speakers include: Radio Host & On Air Personality Felisha Monet of 99 Jams and editor Talia Oliver of The Shade Room, credited with changing the landscape of journalism for its ability to draw in 8 million social followers and reach 94 million viewers. This year, FMC speakers included: Beauty Brand Founder Barbara Jacque CEO of Jacq’s skincare, Life Coach Vanessa Castilo, Publicist Millan Mobley, Author Jennifer Vax, Leadership and Development Strategist Dr. Kiya Renae, Vocal Coach Ashaala Shanae, Sponsor Sphere Rocket and many more! [Photo Here]


Behind The Leaf’s Board of Directors, featuring Rebecca Belaird and Candy Calderon actively votes on grant winners and serves as mentors within the closed community.


The driving goal of FMC remains consistent – connecting women with willing and interested investors. VIPs get the unique opportunity to live pitch for the chance to secure millions of dollars for their ventures. Join us for a powerful dialogue on innovation, equality, finding supportive funding partners, and gaining knowledge that will set your business apart.


Tickets are on sale from $67 virtual ticket to $250 for a two-day in-person pass. Don’t miss this chance to flourish – mark your calendars for February 16-17, 2024, in Miami, FL! Visit FlourishMediaConference.com for more details and to secure your tickets. See you there!


Location: Galvin Scott Center 1600 NE 126th St, North Miami, FL 33181


Friday, February 16, 2024 [Photo here]

9:30am – Registration / Open Vendor Lounge

10:00am – Ice Breaker

10:45am – Alumni Awards

11:30am – Panels / Masterclasses

3:00pm – Fire Side Chat / Closing Drinks


Saturday, February 17, 2024

10:00am – Welcome / Opening Drinks

10:15am – Brunch

10:20am – Keynote / Fireside Chat

11:45 am – Investor Q&A

12:30pm – Pitches

2:45pm – FMC24 Grant Awards

3:30pm – Fire Side Chat / Closing Drinks


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FMC24 Sponsors

  • Diversity Trust Limited
  • FlourishMediaCo.com
  • Sphere Rocket
  • Haitian American Chamber of Commerce of Florida
  • Vocal WallStreet University
  • The City of North Miami
  • Pop Up & Shop Up
  • OCE Kids


FMC24 Speakers

  • Milan Mobley | Publicist
  • Dr. Erica Gamble | Life Coach & Author
  • Vanessa Castillo | Creative Entrepreneur & Life Coach
  • Kelly Adams | Business Life Coach
  • Jennifer Vax | Author & Entrepreneur
  • Sierra Hillsman | Workplace Wellbeing Strategist
  • Danielle Anderson | Wellness Coach
  • Naima Spencer | Mindset Life Coach
  • Zakiya McNeal | Leadership Development Strategist & Author
  • Catalina Kramer | Real Estate Investor
  • Rosaline Gordon | Financial Wealth Advisor
  • Aitzarelys Negron | Accountant & Financial Coach
  • Alicia Couri | Author & Business Consultant
  • Barbara Jacques | Founder & CEO of JACQ’S


FMC24 Pitch Judges

  • Ariana Pareja | Pareja Family Foundation
  • Ashaala Shanae | Vocal Wallstree
  • Jessica Mercedes
  • Juny Francois
  • Deidra Viney


Behind The Leaf Board of Directors

  • Rebecca Beliard, Esq
  • Dr. Shweta Oza
  • Candy Calderon
  • Vanessa James
  • Seneca Williams
  • Cathy Newman
  • GiGi Diaz
  • Rhochanda Adams
  • Dr. Rennes Touissant
  • Dr. Nicole Garner Scott
  • Jaime Nolan
  • Alicia Olodun
  • Dr. Mary Olodun
  • Camille Neal
  • Esther McCant
  • Vivian Garcia-Tunon
  • Amy Bien-Aime

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