Ikechi Nwabuisi, TRiBL
Host Dan Kihanya talks fundraising, Techstars, and jollof rice with Ikechi Nwabuisi, co-founder of TRiBL, a trust network helping black migrants identify and connect with locals.
PREVIEW: Kistein Monkhouse Patient Orator
Follow Founders Unfound: Like and share - help us grow!Kistein Monkhouse is founder and CEO ofPatient Orator, a platform that uses storytelling to improve patient experience and population health. Kistein is an entrepreneur, health advocate, and...filmmaker! In this episode Kistein talks about experiencing America as an immigrant, how her view of healthcare has been impacted as both caregiver and patient, and the origins of her new documentary, Humanizing Health Care.FULL EPISODE drops July 30th!
Kameale Terry ChargerHelp!
OUR SPONSOR FOR THIS EPISODE:BLCK VC, a focused community built for and by black investors.If you ever thought about getting into Venture, you definitely want to connect up atblackvc.comorfollow @BLCKVC for more about their exceptional programs and events.In this episode Kameale and Dan discussed:Her persistent desire to make an impactHow the need to return home made her career flourishHow in 2 years at another startup, she went from customer service rep to leaderWhy she keeps ending up surrounded by smart black womenWhat attracted her to sustainability and EVEpisode Shout Outs:(LACI) Los Angeles Cleantech IncubatorGrid110 South LAStartup Grind LAEV ConnectIt's rare when a startup can impact one market challenge successfully. And even rarer...two at once. Well, that's just exactly what Kameale Terry and ChargerHelp! are doing. Kameale's company is tackling a major pain point in electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure - repair and maintenance. At the same time, she's committed to workforce development and economic mobility. ChargerHelp! is creating an entirely new career role - part technician, part electrician, part IT support. And she wants to prioritize training those from her own community.Kameale has the energy, passion, and drive you just want to get behind. The company story is compelling and she's pretty good at pitching it. So much so that she's earned hundreds of thousands in grants and pitch competition wins. Now that's a way to fund a startup! The journey that landed Kameale as a startup CEO is unique and fascinating.Listen in to hear the story.MORE on KAMEALE and CHARGERHELP!KAMEALE:@KamealeClinkedin.com/in/kamealecterryCHARGERHELP!chargerhelp.com@ChargerHelplinkedin.com/company/chargerhelpFollow Founders Unfound: Like and share - help us grow!PODCAST TRANSCRIPT
PREVIEW: Kameale Terry ChargerHelp!
Follow Founders Unfound: Like and share - help us grow!Kameale Terry is co-founder and CEO ofChargerHelp!, a company that is changing the way electric vehicle charging stations are repaired and maintained. ChargerHelp is crushing the LA tech pitch circuit! Listen in to hear about how her company is at the innovative intersection of clean tech and workforce development.FULL EPISODE drops July 16th!