Tracey Pickett is a passionate entrepreneur, attorney, inventor and speaker. She began her legal career at a Fortune 5 technology company working in the areas of corporate and intellectual property law. An attorney by day, Tracey spent nights and weekends developing her passion for entrepreneurship.
In 2014, Tracey launched her first entrepreneurial venture, Eboticon – a media design company with a mission to create dynamic and culturally relevant emojis for niche social groups. The company’s apps have been downloaded in over 70 countries, topped the Apple App Store charts as the #2 Paid App Overall, the #1 Paid Social Networking app, and been featured in publications including the International Business Times.
In November 2016, Tracey left her job to lead Eboticon full time and to launch her second entrepreneurial venture, Hairbrella. Hairbrella is an innovative rain hat combining fashion and function to protect women's hair from the rain. Hairbrella was launched on Kickstarter and was successfully funded in December 2016.
Tracey is a native of Atlanta and a graduate of Spelman College and UGA Law. She enjoys playing drums for several Atlanta churches and frequently speaks at events, panels and Public Schools on the topics entrepreneurship and career building.