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Access a wealth of resources and get inspired by the insightful experiences of our Accelerators alumni.

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Find information on supplier diversity and certification programs, VC funding, and other resources for your startup journey.

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Supplier Diversity | Benefits of Certification Panel

Join members of Target’s Supplier Diversity team as they provide details of their team’s mission at Target and share an overview of what certification is and why it is important for diverse-owned companies to consider investing in. Following their can’t-miss presentation, Karen Goldner, Managing Director at Women’s Business Development Center, and Heather Olson, President & CEO at North Central Minority Supplier Development Council will join in on the conversation to offer expert perspective and additional guidance for founders.

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Entrepreneurs, Corporations and Certifications | Panel Discussion

Join members of Target’s Supplier Diversity team and guests Lili Hall, President and CEO of Knock and Natalie McGrady, Director – Supplier Diversity at Cargill for a conversation where they share their expert perspectives and guidance for founders regarding the benefits of certifications.

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Target Supplier Diversity

These Target programs and partnerships aim to create an inclusive society and experience for our guests.

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future shapers

Learn from a range of founders as they share their knowledge and startup industry experiences. A series produced by Target Accelerators.

Previous Episodes

episode five: enlightening consumers through skincare science

Chemist Confessions co-founders Victoria Fu and Gloria Lu discuss how transparent skincare conversations lead to better products and smarter shopping.

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episode four: creating products for everyday problems

Darlyng & Co. co-founder Tara Darnley discusses inventing solutions by listening and putting customers’ needs first.

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episode three: empowering communities of diverse creatives

NAL Media founders Naomi Lilly and Clarke Williams discuss supporting talent, disrupting the media industry and maintaining a bold company vision.

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episode two: rethinking sustainability in shipping

LimeLoop founders Ashley Etling and Chantal Emmanuel chat about their mission to create a better world that utilizes the power of technology and innovative reusable packaging.

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episode one: expanding representation in the beauty aisle.

Range Beauty founder Alicia Scott discusses creating clean beauty for the forgotten shades and being scrappy and innovative while bootstrapping her business.

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