Chairman Pierite addresses innovation in Tribal and Native American business.
Enjoy these keynote remarks, recorded during the Native Business Virtual Summit, from Chairman Marshall Pierite of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana. Chairman Pierite addresses innovation in Tribal and Native American business.
As the Chairman of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe, Mr. Pierite has spearheaded economic diversification of his Tribe’s portfolio into the financial services industry via Mobiloans, a Tribal enterprise offering small-dollar loans to consumers. Mobiloans employs more than 30 individuals on the Tribal reservation, in addition to providing numerous outsourced jobs.
Chairman Pierite is also a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and an entrepreneur. His newest venture is Tribal Solutions Medical, which provides quality, cost-effective personal protective equipment and other resources to mobilize Tribal communities to lead in safety and preventative measures in this pandemic environment.
Many other thought provoking ideas and insights are shared. Enjoy and please feel free to share this video with your network
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