NC IDEA CEO Thom Ruhe
As the CEO of NC IDEA, Thom Ruhe is on a mission to strengthen North Carolina’s economy through grants and programs for our state’s entrepreneurs with a commitment that no less than 50% of their total time, treasure and talent will support underserved communities, defined as minority, female or rural—and obviously any combination thereof.
Recently, the organization has created the North Carolina Black Entrepreneurship Council with a commitment that 100% of all funds and programs designated exclusively serve Black founders.
In this episode, Donald and Thom are talking about being a supportive leader and making meaningful change.
Music for this episode provided by Jensen Reed from his song, “You Can’t Stop Me”.