Hospitality Business and Liberia – Dominique Tolbert


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In Episode #35, we are joined by Dominique Tolbert, owner of TLBRT Hospitality, Mesean Spices, and Global MBA student at George Washington University. We discuss:

  • How Dominique's lifelong passion for food led her down the path of entrepreneurship

  • Dominique's Liberian heritage's role in sparking her interest in hospitality

  • The diverse culinary influences that guide Dominique's work

  • Living in China as a Black woman, and how China reminded Dominique of West Africa

  • Dominique's perspectives on Liberia, its region, and Africa generally

  • George Weah, Liberia's soccer star turned president

  • The return of the African Diaspora

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