Maia Williams, also known as “Crown”, is executive assistant to many different businesses, artists, and events in the Metro Detroit area. Crown is also CEO and founder of Amonyet Enterprises, Midwest Ethnic Convention for Comics and Arts (MECCAcon), MECCAconSubBox, MECCAcon International Film Festival, Cooking Ciphers, The Cutaway, Black Speculative Arts Movement (co.founder), and Crown’s Royalties. AMONYET ENTERPRISES is an executive assistant, event coordinating, and mass promotion company. Small Businesses, Events, Marketing, Authors, Musicians, Spoken Word/Poets, Artists, and more. “MY MAIN OBJECTIVE OF EVERYTHING I DO IS TO STRENGTHEN, BUILD, PROTECT, AND GROW. I INSTILL THOSE IN EACH AND EVERY BUSINESS, EVENT, AND PROJECT THAT I SIGN MY NAME NEXT TO. OUR PEOPLE WILL ONLY RISE WHEN WE LEARN TO STAND UP. IN ORDER FOR OUR COMMUNITY TO GROW, WE MUST BE A COMMUNITY.” Executive Assistant, Event Coordinator, Comic-Con organizer, Chef, Jeweler, and more, she is a ‘sistah’ with many crowns, and takes the size and fit of each one seriously. In this interview we talk about her being a “midwife to creatives” through her work with the Black Speculative Arts Movement and Midwest Ethnic Convention for Comics and Arts. We talk about the importance of media that represents POC and the impact of that. As well as how she does ALL THE THINGS and juggles that with being a mother and her own personal life. HER LATEST EVENT IS THE BLACK SPECULATIVE ARTS MOVEMENT (BSAM) IN ATLANTA, FEBRUARY 10TH. Referenced On the Show: Black Speculative Arts Movement (BSAM)//Facebook//Instagram Midwest Ethnic Convention for Comics and Arts (MECCAcon)//Facebook//Instagram MECCAconSubBox MECCAcon International Film Festival//Facebook Event Registration Connect With Maia: Website//Facebook Our Podcast is powered by our Patreon members.