Tag: Entrepreneurship

The Privilege of a Runway

picture courtesy of #WOCinTechChat written by Devin Dixon If you had one year of living free of bills, what would you build, what company would you start, or what problem would you solve? The issue is critical because of some today’s...

/ October 6, 2016

Episode 64 – Karla Mickens Cole

Product Designer at Facebook Tell us a bit about yourself and what you do? My name is Karla Mickens, and I’m a product designer at Facebook. Originally born and raised in North Carolina, and went to college at Virginia Commonwealth University....

/ September 30, 2016

Naji H. Kelley Featured on the ‘Diverse Entrepreneurs to Watch in Austin’ List

Austin has won countless accolades for its fast-moving startup scene, ballooning tech sector and chart-topping population boom. But there’s another story happening. The percentage of African-Americans in Austin has decreased over the past two decades as the flow of predominately...

/ September 21, 2016

Veteran Spouse Team Simplifying The Permit Process For Contractors And DIYers

For many do-it-yourselfers and contractors, obtaining a permit for projects can sometimes be like pulling teeth. Those days of waiting for permits may be over, thanks to Ray and Rebecca Antonino, founders of PermitZone, a company that provides contractors and...

/ July 1, 2016