Who: Blerdology, the social enterprise to support and engage the black startup and STEM community and the first organization to produce hackathons specifically targeting African Americans.

What: Your favorite black nerds are embarking on a seven city social summer series to showcase rising black innovators and to connect like minds across the nation over fun-filled networking events. Blerd’s Night Out is designed to engage minority startup eco-systems where they live, to aggregate social change and to foster community fellowship. Focused on both established and emerging tech scenes, the series features community partners such as black business crowdfunding platform BlackStartup.com and The Root’s black twitter measure platform ‘The Chatterati’ and will offer appearances from many top STEM leaders including Kyle Christian Steele of Doccaster (Orlando), Jay Veal of INC Tutoring (Dallas), Jared Johnson of Techgnostic, Neal Sales-Griffin of Starter League (Chicago), WeDeliver’s Jimmy Odom (Chicago), Julian Tillotson of Indirap (Chicago), Incubate NYC’s Brian Shields (NYC) , Publisher of the Root Donna Byrd (NYC), Co-founder of Black Founders Monique Woodard (San Francisco), and Pitch Mixer’s Ayori Se (San Francisco) and many more!

When/Where: Secure your spot at the Blerd’s Night Out near you at:

JULY 20- Dallas – Blerdology.co/bno/dallas

27- Chicago – Blerdology.co/bno/chicago

AUGUST: 2- New York City – Blerdology.co/bno/newyork

9- San Francisco – Blerdology.co/bno/sanfrancisco

16- Detroit – Blerdology.co/bno/detroit

23- Atlanta – Blerdology.co/bno/atlanta

For more on the Blerd’s Night Out Tour, visit http://blerdology.co/bno/

For media contact Amanda Spann at pr@blerdology.co

For additional information on Blerdology visit: Blerdology.co

For sponsorship inquiries or interview requests, please contact Amanda Spann, CMO at pr@blerdology.co