Did you know only two percent of all tech firms have Black CEOs – the lowest rate among people of color? Download and read a newly released report developed by the Black Tech Mecca organization to learn about current state of Black Tech Ecosystems. The report includes ways to advance the black tech community, and explains how Black Tech Mecca organization plans to combat theses startling statistics.
Only 16 percent of Black students with degrees in computer science and engineering are currently working in the tech industry. The Black Tech Mecca organization believes that this statistic and others can be changed through a deep understanding of the Black Tech Ecosystem, which aligns with Chicago United’s mission to achieve parity in economic opportunity for people of color.
Download and read a newly released report to learn more about the Black Tech Ecosystem and the plans to create more opportunities for people of color in the tech industry and leverage their expertise in Chicago and across the U.S.: http://bit.ly/2mL23se