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Showing Up Authentically: Finding resilience in a time of change.

About this Event

*First come, first served* | 100 first attendees.

Zoom Link: Simple X – Showing Up Authentically.

Simple X was founded in 2018 to empower individuals and organizations by designing a space for people to connect, create, and cultivate their path to success.

  • Connect black professionals in a curated safe space.
  • Create a blueprint to success by sharing stories.
  • Cultivate relationships by bridging the gap between black professionals and the corporate sector.

Join us on Zoom, June 25 from 6pm -7:30pm

This Simple X virtual event will be an intimate conversation on navigating the social, economical, and corporate spaces as a black professional.

Featured Guests:

Shari Dunn | CEO/Public Speaker/Social Entrepreneur/Innovator/Educator/Thinker

Shari has over 20 years of experience in law, executive management, policy, equity-focused work, and media. Portland Business Journal, June 9, 2020. Shari is a sought after thought leader who, with her vast experience, can help translate the equity goals of organizations and institutions into action-based results. You can find more about her here.

Ben Kenyon (BK)| CEO of Great DayPortland Trail Blazers Performance Coach

Portland Trail Blazers Performance Coach & CEO & Founder of the Great Day Squad has spent 14 years of his career learning how to navigate, perform in high-stress environments and grow personally & professionally. One of his core values is being outrageously optimistic and he believes this work is necessary if you want to step outside of your comfort and push to the edge.

Ronnie Wright | Sr Creative Design Dir. Nike By You at Nike

Although Ronnie’s first love is music, his creative talents can also be experienced through 25 years of product design iconic brands including adidas, Nike, and Jordan. He is currently the Sr Creative Director for Nike By You. His creative philosophy is rooted in the thought of Collective Potential and is supported by three pillars (the Power of the Tongue – Be a sponge – Group Perspective)