The Patricia Reser Center for the Arts hosted the 13th iteration of the entrepreneurial competition PitchBlack on Tuesday, Feb. 7, designed for Black-led businesses to show off their new ideas and get a shot at tens of thousands of dollars in grants.


"Because of this job, I have grown as a person by learning what makes people unique. I like to make a connection with people to tell a story. Sometimes it is challenging, sometimes it’s fun, sometimes it’s sad, but I love it all."