The BLK Directory Podcast With Diamond Young

Turning Passions to Profit with Danielle Skeen

July 20, 2021 Diamond Young
The BLK Directory Podcast With Diamond Young
Turning Passions to Profit with Danielle Skeen
Show Notes

We're back with episode #3 where we have Danielle Skeen, CEO of Caption It, &Noire, and The Star Boutique, Inc., in the virtual guest chair.  Danielle is a woman who wears many hats and she will give us an inside look at balancing her corporate job and 3 successful businesses. 

In this episode, we discuss:

  • How did you find your way into entrepreneurship (8:45)
  • Creating a non-profit unintentionally (12:30)
  • Working for MTV/Bad Boy Entertainment (21:57)
  • The power of networking (26:04)
  • How to find the connectors to maximize your reach (39:00)
  • Creating the app "Caption It" (40:19) 
  • Running a business with friends "&Noire" (43:22)
  • There's room for everyone (48:50)
  • What's next (57:08)


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