Document Type

Research Report

Original Publication Date


Date of Submission

August 2023


In partnership with Capital One Insights Center, the Research Institute for Social Equity (the Institute) hosted a convening to discuss the ecosystem around Black and Hispanic businesses in Richmond, Virginia. This full-day experience brought together thought leaders, policymakers, practitioners, community influencers, and entrepreneurs from the greater Richmond community to strategize how to translate research into action toward economic outcomes that benefit Black and Hispanic entrepreneurs. This summary paper offers an overview of the sessions and outcomes of this convening.

Recommended Citation

Research Institute for Social Equity. Create, Grow, Scale: Black & Hispanic Entrepreneurship Convening Summary Report, 2023. Published August 2023. Accessed [date].

Is Part Of

VCU RISE (Research Institute for Social Equity) Research