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What It Really Means to be an Entrepreneur with Katie Gailes

As Director of Entrepreneur Initiatives at Wake Tech in Raleigh NC, Katie Gailes has been able to help thousands of entrepreneurs with networking, funding, mentoring, and training. But she also says that entrepreneurship does NOT necessarily mean starting a business.

On today’s episode, Katie talks about what being an entrepreneur actually means, some of the amazing things she’s doing with Wake Tech AND Launch Wake County, diversity in entrepreneurship, and so much more in this inspiring episode!

The Donald Thompson Podcast is hosted by Walk West CEO, mentor, investor, and Diversity and Inclusion Consultant Donald Thompson.

Music for this episode provided by Jensen Reed from his song, “You Can’t Stop Me”.

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