In 2014, DC-based digital agency Ghost Note, created Technoir to showcase, fund, and celebrate black-owned companies and ideas.


We are a membership-based community that believes in the limitless power Black ideas have to change the world. To date, Technoir has awarded thousands of dollars to Black-owned startups, helped to facilitate countless valuable connections for our network and developed partnerships with leading organizations including: AT&T, hit ABC show "Shark Tank", General Assemb.ly, and Georgetown University


We are driving changeWe will help catapult black-owned companies and ideas to new heights.

"Braggin' is when a person says something and can’t do it. I do what I say."
-Muhammad Ali

The Technoir team is inspired by so much more than tech. Learn more about the icons and movements that inspire us.

Coming Soon

Founder Membership

You've already started something amazing. But you know that the best is ahead for your business. Join our network to connect with fellow founders and meet talent and funders that can take you company to new heights.

Developers

You have a passion for developing sites, platforms, and tools that bring people, businesses and communities together and make life easier. As a member of our network, you'll be connected to other top developers and founders, as well as top companies looking for new talent.

How?

THE TECHNOIR TEAM IS DEDICATED TO CONNECTING THE DOTS BETWEEN OUR MEMBERS AND PEOPLE AND ORGANIZATIONS THAT CAN HELP THEM GET THEIR IDEAS OUT TO THE WORLD.


Join Our Network

Our network of partners and supporters includes global tech brands, VC's, banking institutions, business mentors, corporations, government agencies and more. We want to share these relationships with our members in order to create opportunities and encourage inclusion.

Future Founders

You have the idea. Now it's time to make it real. Become a member of our community and find the inspiration, knowledge, and relationships needed to get you from concept to launch.

General Membership

You believe in the power of technology and believe that more Black ideas and companies need to be shared with the world. Even more, you're always looking to meet other inspired people. Join today and add your brilliance to the Technoir community.