To become the global leader in African-American digital media serving passionate subscribers around the world with content that inspires, informs, and entertains.
Describe the problem you are solving.
Lack of minority and immigrant stories within food, travel, and lifestyle writing.
Lack of women and minority ownership in digital media and technology.
What is the market size/opportunity?
Video Streaming Market Worth USD 70.05 Billion by 2021 - Online Video Streaming has Increased Viewership 60% - (Research and Markets)
African American consumers are enjoying a remarkable period of influence, cultural expression and entrepreneurship that is manifesting digitally and trending mainstream
The rise of podcasting is another popular side effect. In 2014, podcast listening increased 25% in the U.S., while nearly 1 in 3 Americans reported listening to a podcast. In addition, the number of unique monthly podcast listeners tripled to 75 million from 25 million five years ago—with an average of more than 91,000 podcasts produced a year.
What is your company/product about and how does it solve the problem?
We want to raise visibility and produce food and travel narratives from innovative, unique, and diverse and then deliver original programming across multiple platforms.
Why are you seeking funding and how will you spend the funding?
We are looking for 12 months financing to reach 700K subscribers on Set The Table. The investment will go towards, content development, production, equipment, compensation for our creators, and the development and deployment of our apps.