A MARRIAGE MADE IN THE CLOUD

As I listened to AT&T CEO of Communications John Donovan conversation yesterday about his vision for the future, I now understand the investment to partner with Magic Leap in this much talked about, highly secretive business deal. Below is my edited clip from John Donovan's keynote address from the Magic leap Conference.…
OVERVIEW   Dakar Foundation is led by Kevin Clark and is supported by an LA County Arts-Tech Consortium, is pleased to submit this draft proposal for services to support the H.A.R.T. Program in achieving its goal to prepare and place youth in careers in the arts and creative industries. Our…
To-date we've presented a plan to start the H.A.A.T. program in conjunction with  Dakar Media Academy Series beginning Friday, October 12th.  In partnership with  the CCW we're introducing the 8 week experience with Kevin Hart's facility  to introduce a cohort of 10 students from 5 Los Angeles Community Colleges to a…

H.A.A.T. ONLINE APPLICATION

Think First. Type Second. This worksheet allows you to read and complete questions before entering your information online. This is a good time for you to check with your school counselor or college advisor regarding any question or answer of which you may be unsure. First Name: _________________________________________________________________ Middle Name:…

THANK YOU DONOVAN GREEN, AT&T

Wednesday August 29th, Dakar Foundation in partnership with Richard Verches executed the first of a series of conversations with corporate, educational, and community stakeholders in Los Angeles County about joining forces to become a force multiplier in the war to win more placements in the creative-tech economy workforce.  The event…
PROGRAM OBJECTIVES AND DELIVERABLES Purpose: How to simultaneously build A next generation AT&T supported Incubator/Accelerator for underserved communities while creating charter media academy developed for placement in the tech-creative economy in Silicon Beach. Agenda: To provide thought leaders an opportunity to meet and get familiar with their aggregate capabilities. Invited…

GATEKEEPERS

Richard Verches, Director LA County Community Colleges Consortium, StrongWorkforce address @ Dakar Media Academy, LA Mission College, June 1https://t.co/dszCJA5rej , https://t.co/V3BaLCAxVv pic.twitter.com/xiInPXMMGV — GATEKEEPERS (@GATEKEEPERS18) June 20, 2018 The Gatekeepers is a documentary designed to build a career network that provides opportunities through partnerships with companies like the New AT&T…

CONVENTION REWIND

Some lasting memories and moments from the 47th Annual Tuskegee Airmen convention in Las Vegas was meeting Justin Hale who was a standout individual. Just 17 years of age, but cut from the cloth of born leaders, and sure to be someone to follow. Shout out to the @CivilAirPatrol pic.twitter.com/9v64BvFgMz—…
H.A.A.T. = HARTBEAT ACADEMY APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING Students will experience work based learning in different business environments. The TV & Film program will take place at HartBeat Studios (programs in other work fields will follow, i.e...Computer programming, Graphic Design, Accounting, etC. For the TV & Film Program, to distinguish the student…