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E-Commerce Panel Discussion: Overcoming E-Commerce Challenges

April 20 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm CDT

E-commerce is a billionaire-producing tech industry! For this panel series, we will discuss how to overcome challenges in this industry.

As the world continues to navigate this new normal in the midst of COVID-19, we will continue to bring panel discussions that will cover tools and strategies that are making it possible for businesses and consumers to stay connected.

Join us for another engaging panel on new topics every month!


  • 5:30 PM – Welcome & Introductions
  • 5:35 PM – Panel Discussion
  • 6:15 PM – Audience Q&A

About our Speakers:

Jovante Ham, CEO/ Co-Founder, Melanoid Exchange

Jovante is a serial e-commerce entrepreneur and a former lead software engineer at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. He earned a Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering from Prairie View A&M and a Masters in Engineering Management from Arkansas State University. He is the author of the bestselling novel The Hood Scholar and wrote the source code for Melanoid Exchange.

Darsha Carter, COO/Co-Founder, Melanoid Exchange

Darsha is a serial eCommerce entrepreneur, former marketing director, and a former trauma surgical nurse. She is a proven business development manager, growing membership from 0 to 100 recurring members per month in The Black Student Association which she founded. Darsha is a graduate of Texas Woman’s University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing.

About our Moderator:

Kim Roxie, Founder & CEO, LAMIK Beauty

Kim Roxie is the Founder & CEO of LAMIK Beauty, a clean beauty brand that caters to multicultural women. After opening her own brick and mortar makeup shop at age 21, in Houston, TX on a $500 investment, Kim ran that store for 14 years and was the youngest African-American woman to have her products carried in a major department store. In 2019, Roxie pivoted her business and launched LAMIK as an e-commerce beauty company. In 2020, Roxie secured a partnership with an augmented reality company to launch an innovative tech-enabled website that allows consumers to digitally try on cosmetics.

About the Company:

LAMIK Beauty is an eco-chic, vegan company dedicated to promoting environmental stewardship to women of color. All of our products are made natural and organic ingredients. We are building an inclusive community for women across the country. We’re passionate about serving this community and creating the highest quality products with the purest ingredients. Lamik Beauty is devoted to promoting the health of our customers and their communities. We educate our customers with love and care. Visit us here:


April 20
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm CDT
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