Area grad shines spotlight on minority entrepreneurs
Michael Bervell hopes to break the mold of traditionally recognized founders, who are predominantly white men
Last updated 11/19/2021 at 11:47am
Kamiak High School graduate Michael Bervell is shaking things up with his new book, "Unlocking Unicorns."
Released in September by New Degree Press (a pay-to-publish company), it includes startup stories of entrepreneurs and business founders of cultural minorities who aren't always put in the limelight.
"When most people think of billion-dollar founders, they think of people that they know: Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, or Larry Page and Sergey Brin," Bervell said. "While these founders and their companies are great, their stories, and those of other top-of-mind in startup folk...