Tag: inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion Leader Spotlight: Aniyia Williams from Black & Brown Founders

By Jared Karol In today’s Diversity & Inclusion Spotlight, we hear from Aniyia Williams, Founder of Black & Brown Founders, a project committed to providing tools, resources, and an expansive network to Black and Brown entrepreneurs in tech. Aniyia is...

/ April 6, 2017

LinkedIn: Sarah Clatterbuck on Keeping Inclusivity at the Top of Mind

By Jared Karol Sarah Clatterbuck, Senior Director of Engineering at LinkedIn, admits that the biggest challenge to building an inclusive company — both from an internal perspective as well as client-facing — is the sheer volume of concerns that come up on a regular...

/ April 5, 2017

Building Inclusive Tech Hubs Requires Intentionality

By Jared Karol “In order to build inclusive tech hubs we have to focus on the community building aspects,” says Catherine Bracy, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Tech Equity Collaborative in Oakland. “The reason that tech hubs are vibrant...

/ April 4, 2017

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