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Navarrow Wright, Entrepreneur featured in CNN: Promised Land

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Navarrow Wright, entrepreneur featured CNN anchor and special correspondent Soledad O'Brrien fourth Black in America: Silicon Valley The New Promised Land.  She profiles a unique, technology-focused "accelerator" developed to help African American digital entrepreneurs secure funding to establish their business.  The accelerator, NEWme selected eight strangers to live together for nine weeks in Silicon Valley as they worked on pitching their ideas. Navarrow Wright was one of their four coaches.

Editor’s Note: Navarrow Wright is the chief technology officer of Interactive One. He was chief technology officer of BET.com and co-founder of GlobalGrind.com with Russell Simmons. Wright is on Twitter @navarrowwright

Last month, Navarrow presented the CNN documentary at a Screening In the D.C. Area, to watch click here.