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Tristan WalkerWalker & Company makes beauty and health products for people of color. Prior, Tristan was the first African American entrepreneur in residence at the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. He is also the founder of Code2040, a program that connects Black and Latino coders with Silicon Valley startups for summer internships.

Tristan speaks with Jessica about how he built Walker & Company, from scratch.

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Peter ManningPeter Manning launched his eponymous clothing company to focus on men 5’8″ and under. Prior to starting the company in 2012, Peter was a Tony Award winning theatrical producer.

Peter speaks with Jessica about his career shift– and the sartorial needs of this segment of the male population— from scratch.

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