The Black Enterprise Network

The Black Enterprise Network

A podcast featuring black professionals in tech and entrepreneurship

Recent Episodes

Reasons to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone - Season 2 Key Highlights

April 11, 2022

#22: Nikolai Francis - Vice President of Product Management at WePay [00:40] #23: Why this 23 year old turned down an offer at Google to start his own nonprofit ft. Jehron Petty [01:55] #24: The dream of becoming a hacker an…

#30: How this vacuum salesman became a web developer ft. Cam Perry

March 29, 2022

Cam started off as a salesman going door to door selling vacuums, but when he discovered coding he realized that he could open up new doors for himself and make more money. He was a student at the Lamdba school coding bootca…

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#29: The founding of Black Valley & the UK tech scene ft. Leke Sholuade

March 21, 2022

My guest for this episode is Leke Sholuade. Leke and I talk about his passion for tech, what influenced him to start the Black Valley program and what's the tech scene like in the UK. Leke started mentoring at University and…

About the Host

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Kimmiko James

Host and Producer

Kimmiko has a non-traditional background when it comes to getting into the tech industry. She doesn't major in Computer Science or Engineering, and landed two Software Engineering internships at Slack and recently a Product Management internship at WePay. She is also the host of the Black Enterprise Network podcast and aims to feature and amplify black voices in tech.