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Ibukun Oladejo

Blackstone Launchpad Student Fellow Ibukun Oladejo
Major:
Aspiring Textiles & Apparel
Minor:
Business
Graduation Year:
May 2020
"Always believe in yourself no matter what."

Bio: Ibukun is a sophomore at The University of Texas at Austin who is extremely passionate about the ways creativity and diversity intersect with entrepreneurship. She wants to find ways to create more resources and safe spaces for women of color to build businesses and explore their entrepreneurial curiosities. She is in charge of marketing and diversity for the Longhorn Entrepreneurship Agency and is also the associate director of the Exhibition Room for UT’s upcoming senior fashion show, “Dimension”. Her number 1 motto in life is to always believe in yourself no matter what.

Favorite Entrepreneurship Quote: “Learn to create your own opportunities.” – Sophia Amoruso