Being an Entrepreneur While Trans: Panel Discussion
Advice, Lessons, and Opportunities from Trans Business Owners
Jone Magagna, Owner, MAYCORR Print Group
Jayne Keyser, Owner, Bustard Advertising
Marcus Iannozzi, Founder and Principal, Message Agency
Henry Sias, Attorney
For transgender and non-binary people, working as an independent contractor or starting a micro-enterprise can be a viable alternative to traditional full-time employment In fact, a number of local transgender entrepreneurs have turned their businesses into thriving enterprises.
During this educational session, our trans-identified panelists will share stories from their entrepreneurial journeys, identify how they overcame obstacles and identified opportunities, and provide advice and recommendations to current or aspiring transgender entrepreneurs. Allies who want to learn more about how to support transgender business owners are welcome to attend.