The POC Story

The purpose of the POC is to harness the power of Connecticut’s creative millennial entrepreneurs of color.

We aim to provide one-of-a-kind experiences, networking events and advancement opportunities for our peers.



Ashley Little


“POC curates events and experiences, both educational and social, that sow into Hartford’s community of young creatives and in turn encourages them to grow both personally and professionally.”
Shay Lynn

Co-Founder, Aglow Event Styling

“The Power of CT is a source of creative and entrepreneurial energy. The Power of CT is the new age country club for us millennials, It is a home for the change-makers and influencers of Connecticut.”
Anthony Valentine

Director, Kulture Mag

“When I think of POC, I perceive its mission to be for the unification and enrichment of the community. By educating, empowering, and entertaining with purpose and innovation.”
Monique Antoinette

Model and Actress

Want to work with us?
Have a question about our business?
Get In Touch