Milwaukee-based CrossKudi has been named as a semifinalist in Black Ambition’s second annual entrepreneurship contest in the category of Web 3.0. The Black Ambition Prize is a tiered opportunity to compete for $1 million and learn with a network of talented founders and business leaders across sectors.
CrossKudi is among the 249 semifinalists chosen from thousands of applicants.
Founded by recording artist Pharrell Williams in 2020, Black Ambition invests capital and resources in high-growth startups founded by Black and Latinx entrepreneurs innovating across consumer products and services, media and entertainment, healthcare, technology and Web 3.0. During the inaugural prize cycle in 2021, Black Ambition awarded $3.2 million in funding support to 34 founders and supported an additional 250 entrepreneurs with mentorship to strengthen their ventures.