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Ashlee Ammons holds a BA in Mass Communications and Public Relations from Baldwin Wallace University. Notably, Ashlee was hired as the first intern to NBA Star LeBron James. Following graduation, Ashlee moved to New York City and established a career as an Events Producer working with an impressive list of A-Listers including Oprah Winfrey, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Jay-Z, as well as large brands like Moet Hennessy and Coca-Cola. Much of Ashlee’s passion for Mixtroz comes from her vast knowledge of events and the integration of technology into the landscape in an effort to track analytical data while optimizing consumer experiences. Ashlee serves on the Boards of the Nashville Entrepreneur Center and Tech Birmingham and is involved with community initiatives such as Black in Tech Nashville and Girls to the Moon.
Kerry Schrader BBA, MBA, is the Cofounder/CEO of Mixtroz. She is the 37th Black Female to ever raise over $1m in tech. Kerry has more than 25 years’ experience positively impacting the human assets of large companies including Ford, Alcoa, and Sears Holdings Corporation. Mrs. Schrader has vast experience developing programs that engage work-forces with results that increased productivity and bottom-line profitability. Mrs. Schrader is a board member of Creative Startups, Birmingham’s inaugural Mayor’s Small Business Council, UAB’s O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Advisory Board, a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and Black in Tech Nashville. Most importantly, she is a breast cancer survivor! #earlydetectionsaveslives