CEO | Jess & Co.
Jes Averhart is CEO of Jes & Co. and creator of Reinvention Roadmap. Averhart is a fourth-generation entrepreneur focused on leadership development and women’s empowerment. She has led partner engagement at the American Underground, a Google for Startups Tech Hub (called the “Startup Capital of the South” by CNBC). During her tenure, she managed relationships with Google, Fidelity Labs, Wells Fargo, Coastal Credit Union, Lincoln Financial and others. She immersed herself in the startup scene which inspired her to co-found Black Wall Street Homecoming, a nonprofit aimed at closing the funding gap for Black and Brown tech founders.