Dina C. Tate |
Founder | Educator | Author | Game Changer
Dina C. Tate is the founder of Global Girls Squad is media company offering an edutaining-inspiring platform for young girls of color ages 5-9. The mobile app provides young girls of color access to content and characters that they can see in themselves. Our products include virtual reality story books, games and animation. The flagship product is based upon the chapter book series entitled “Lizzie and McKenzie’s Fabulous Adventures”. Lizzie & McKenzie Fabulous Adventures infuses timeless lessons and the core values of friendship, leadership and the importance of diversity into a fantastical and enriching story.
Dina C. Tate an Adjunct Instructor at New York University (NYU) and an Adjunct Lecturer at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC). Dina has taught courses such as Entrepreneurship, Integrated Marketing, Ecommerce Marketing, Social Media & the Brand, Brand Strategy and Competitive Strategy. Dina has worked within the digital space for over 20 years. She has worked for major companies such as New York Life, MetLife, MasterCard and Essence Magazine.
Dina holds a MS in Management Technology from NYU Tandon School of Engineering a BA in Criminal Justice from the University of Illinois at Chicago and an Advanced Graduate Certificate in Marketing from Pace University. She is also a member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Incorporated and also volunteers her time with Black Girls Who Code.
Her accolades include:
Fellow; Startup Leadership Program
NYU Steinhardt EdTech Incubator, powered by StartED
Startup School by Y Combinator
Class of 2017 Project Entrepreneur Intensive; Rent the Runway Foundation and UBS Elevating Entrepreneurs
Nominated as a “Game changer” – The United State of Women Summit hosted by the White House