Established as the first minority owned Entrepreneur Center in North Texas, NTEETC is an education and training facility designed with early stage entrepreneurs in mind. We provide entrepreneurs an opportunity to come and establish their business value right out of the gate. As a network of business professionals, we are seasoned in growing and developing aspiring entrepreneurs from many stages in the business cycle.
To equip aspiring entrepreneurs with the knowledge needed to succeed in business, from start to finish.
To be known as the source for entrepreneurial education in the DFW market.
Transforming business gaps into gains
Darlisa Diltz- Managing Director
Board of Advisers:
Kevin Baker- Advisory Board
Owner of InfocusBiz.com
Kevin Baker is an entrepreneurship enthusiast and the founder of In Focus Business Solutions. InFocusBiz provides business services to aspiring entrepreneurs that helps transform creative ideas and passions into successful small businesses. We believe that everyone deserves to be in control of their own opportunities.
Deidra Kindred- Advisory Board
I'm a independent Legalshield consultant. I specialize in helping small business owners Protect and Grow their businesses by providing a wall of protection for their business with exceptional legal and business consultants powered by GoSmallBiz.
Linda Gray- Advisory Board
Linda is a non-profit business consultant with more than 25 years of experience. With a doctorate in Christian Leadership from Juliana King University, Houston, Texas, she is currently, President of Corporate Connections and a Certified Volunteer Business Mentor for SCORE in Dallas, Texas. Linda's level of expertise led her to assist with designing Collin County Community College's curriculum for their Non-Profit Management Certification Program. In return, she also spent the past 4 years working as a Lead Instructor for the non-profit program she helped develop.
Shawn Ferdinand- Advisory Board
Shawn Ferdinand is a perpetual entrepreneur as well as Information Technology Specialist with over 22 years of experience. His background in Engineering and Business Management empowers his unique compliment of creativity, technology and business acumen. Shawn’s progressive thinking has resulted in several patents, funded business ventures and he’s currently focused on residential real-estate development.
Speaker, Innovator, and Influential Business Strategist, best known in the community for strategic planning, business development strategies, and professional empowerment. Educated with bachelors in Marketing Management, Master’s in Business Administration, and a Master’s of Science and Information Technology, Darlisa has blazed the trail of entrepreneurship with passion and grace. Assisting over 600 small businesses and organizations, she is recognized as the “go-to Consultant” for business education.
Shirley A. Staten-Business Coach
Derek Nawamadi- Consultant
Andrew Kussmaul- Attorney
Key Marketing Solutions, LLC