Our Mission

Tariq Shane | President and Founder of HBCU Career Development Marketplace Inc. Tariq Shane | President and Founder of HBCU Career Development Marketplace Inc.

The HBCU Career Development Marketplace Inc. is centered around a national conference designed to inform and educate new entrants into the workforce about corporate America. During this national conference, students attend a series of workshops about what to expect after graduating and how to effectively begin a career, speak face-to-face with experienced HBCU alumni from many different professions, andĀ gain access to representatives from corporations, organizations and government agencies seeking to hire talented students. The event is primarily focused onĀ giving them the opportunities to practice marketing themselves to potential employers and make connections that could lead to the beginning of their career.