America21 Responds: Minorities Missing in Tech Fields
A new study produced by local urban think tank Policy Bridge says there is a growing threat to regional competitiveness in Northeast Ohio:
The dearth of blacks and Hispanics in emerging technology businesses.
On the next Sound of Ideas, we’ll talk about regional efforts to fix that, concentrating on entrepreneurship, engagement, employment and education.
(see video below)
* Gregory L. Brown, executive director, Policy Bridge
* Johnathan Holifield, VP of Inclusive Competitiveness, NorTech and America21 co-founder and Chief Strategist and Evangelist
* Darlene Darby Baldwin, founder, Midtown Scientific
* Kevin Trice, CEO, Pulmonary Apps, LLC