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Tuesday, February 20, 2024

1,000’s of HBCU Students to Benefit From Black Couple’s Accredited AI Ed-Tech Company

Demario and Dawn Nicole McIlwain

Nationwide — DeMario and Dawn Nicole McIlwain, the founders of Skilldora, a Black-owned AI Ed-Tech company, have partnered with African American billionaire Dr. Michael V. Roberts, the founder and CEO of Roberts Innovation Group, the pioneering force behind the innovation and transformative education in historically marginalized communities. This collaboration is set to bring about a new era of education, providing accessible certification programs that will empower learners across the nation.

Based in Fort Mill, South Carolina, Skilldora, an accredited e-learning provider, has gained recognition for its state-of-the-art platform and app, revolutionizing the world of online education. Skilldora is making history by accrediting courses taught by digital human AI-generated Instructors. Their expertise lies in offering AI and emerging technology certification programs, all while committing to upskill and reskill future-forward learners to meet the demands of the modern workforce.

Speaking on this monumental partnership, CEO and Co-founder DeMario expressed, “Skilldora takes immense pride in advancing the educational journey of HBCU students through our cutting-edge platform developments and AI Instructor-Led courses, facilitating online learning experiences that pave the way for enhanced career outcomes. This partnership reinforces our commitment to providing HBCUs with a no upfront cost learning management system and readily available online certifications.”

Roberts Innovation Group has been unwavering in its mission to create sustainable educational opportunities, foster innovation, and cultivate entrepreneurship in historically marginalized communities. Dr. Michael V. Roberts, the billionaire visionary behind the group, stated, “This partnership exemplifies our dedication to bridging the education gap and offering career opportunities in emerging technologies. We firmly believe that by equipping our communities with the right skills, we can drive meaningful change.”

Skilldora’s HBCU initiative, which began with Barber-Scotia College in October 2023, is on a mission to establish additional partnerships with colleges and universities throughout 2024 and 2025, with the invaluable support of Roberts Innovation Group. Their overarching goal is to empower HBCUs, help raise funds, and provide students with the tools they need to succeed in a job market that increasingly demands advanced knowledge and skills.

Skilldora’s AI certification programs, along with a wide range of leading-edge courses, will serve as a bridge to a brighter future for learners who are ready to embrace the opportunities of tomorrow. This collaboration marks a significant step towards a more inclusive and innovative educational landscape for all.

To learn more about this initiative, please visit www.myskilldora.com/hbcu

About Roberts Innovation Group:
Roberts Innovation Group, founded by Dr. Michael V. Roberts, Sr. & Ret. CWO. Curtis Strong Sr. is dedicated to creating sustainable education, innovation, entrepreneurship, and career opportunities in historically marginalized communities. With a strong commitment to empowering learners, Roberts Innovation Group is at the forefront of driving positive change through education.

About Skilldora:
Skilldora, an African American company founded by DeMario and Dawn McIlwain, is an accredited e-learning provider, state-of-the-art platform, and app. Known for being the first in the world to accredit courses taught by digital human AI-generated Instructors, Skilldora specializes in offering AI and other emerging technologies certification programs and is committed to upskilling and reskilling future-forward learners for a modern workforce.

For media inquiries, please contact Jae S. Brown at 943-300-6984 or jae@flyvekter.com



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