About Us

A supportive member of your community.

Go.Be. is focused on enhancing our community through skills development, contracts and capital to grow, and networks to scale as you go beyond survival to success.

Who We Are

A small business consultant and coach; a nonprofit social enterprise

What We Do

We support minority-owned businesses between $150k and $1M in revenue, providing them with tools and access to resources and networks they need to grow and be prosperous

How We Are Different

We fill a gap in the socioeconomic ecosystem by giving entrepreneurial minority and women small business owners at a critical stage in growth access to the skills development, business networks, and capital that will move them FROM SURVIVAL TO SUCCESS - and to creating sustainable intergenerational wealth

What We Believe

When all small business owners have equal access to what they need to succeed and prosper we will have a more diverse, inclusive, and equitable economy

Meet The Team

Hermione-Malone

Hermione Malone

Executive Director

(504) 875-4272
hermione@gobe.org

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Brittani Martin

Director of Marketing & Operations

(504) 875-4274
brittani@gobe.org

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Greg Duffer

Director of Small Business Services

(504) 875-4289
greg@gobe.org

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Tawanna Hardy-Ventress

Small Business Coach

(504) 875-4278
tawanna@gobe.org

Board of Directors

Yolanda Brumfield Former Dir. of Finance & Administration- Agenda for Children | Dr. Sherri Ann Charleston Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer-Harvard University | Lydia Cutrer Vice President, Asset Management-Gulf Coast Housing |  Dr. Pamela Jolly CEO-Torch Enterprises Inc. | Daphne McBeth Senior Account Manager-DLT Solutions, LLC, a TechData Company | Eric Morgan President & CEO- Morgan & Co. | Victoria Adams Phipps Vice President, Programs- New Orleans Business Alliance and Executive Director-504ward | Jim Schoen Commercial Lender-Fidelity Bank | Alesha Washington Program Director-The George Gund Foundation