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AOL Celebrates Diversity & Inclusion with AOL BUILD

Feb 17, 2016

"Failure is not an option because I have to pay it forward to other entrepreneurs of color." ~ Rod Robinson, Founder, CEO, ConnXus

In celebration of Black History Month, AOL BUILD hosted a conversation around increasing diversity in tech. The panelists shared their perspectives on the state of the tech world and how black leaders can play a more significant role in the future of technology. Moderated by Wayne Sutton, Co-founder of Tech Inclusion, panelists included:

This conversation reflects AOL's commitment to embracing diversity and shows our continued interest in moving the needle for these important causes that are very much a part of AOL's DNA and philanthropic focus.

Interested in learning more? Watch the full BUILD and check out Wayne Sutton's guest blog for AOL Advertising.