For technologists and moguls in the making, the podcast features insights on how contracts get done, partnerships are formed, and wealth is made and accumulated in technology industries.
NEW YORK – May 10, 2021 – Blavity Inc., the diversified digital media company behind AfroTech, 21Ninety, Travel Noire, Shadow and Act, and Blavity News, has partnered with Charlamagne Tha God’s and iHeartMedia’s The Black Effect Podcast Network to distribute its must-listen podcast for Black entrepreneurs and moguls in the making, “Black Tech Green Money with Will Lucas.” New episodes will launch every Tuesday and listeners can hear all previous episodes now on iHeartRadio and everywhere podcasts are heard.
“Black Tech Green Money” is hosted by Will Lucas, an entrepreneur, content creator, and the Brand Manager at AfroTech, the world's largest Black tech digital platform and conference. The podcast presents the stories of successful Black entrepreneurs and technologists, as well as actionable advice and wealth-building strategies from a Black perspective.
“Black Tech Green Money is a podcast for us, by us—designed to help us find our path to wealth and legacy in tech,” said Lucas. “With Charlamagne and The Black Effect Podcast Network, we’re set up to reach so many more people all over the world.”
“If we don't get Black people more aware and invested in the tech world, so many of us will get left behind," said Charlamagne Tha God. “‘Black Tech Green Money’ is a game changer. They are translating tech with a cultural fluency for the unique Black experience and revealing where and how best to create pathways to invest in future wealth creation. As a fan of the AfroTech movement and Will Lucas, it's an honor and a privilege to assist and amplify their efforts to educate our people.”
Listen to “Black Tech Green Money with Will Lucas” on iHeartRadio and follow the podcast to be alerted when new episodes are available.
About Blavity Inc.
Blavity Inc. is a venture-funded technology and news media company, founded in 2014 around a simple idea: enable black millennials to tell their own stories. Today, we are home to the largest network of platforms and lifestyle brands serving the multifaceted lives of Black millennials & gen-z through original content, video and unique experiences. The company has grown into a market leader for Black media, reaching over 80 million millennials per month through our growing brand portfolio which includes: Blavity News, 21Ninety, AfroTech, Travel Noire, Shadow & Act, and Lunchtable.
About The Black Effect Podcast Network
The Black Effect Podcast Network is a transformative network founded by renowned cultural architect, executive producer, bestselling author, and media mogul Charlamagne Tha God. In a historic joint venture with the world’s number one commercial podcast publisher, iHeartMedia, Charlamagne and iHeartMedia created the groundbreaking first-ever Black Effect Podcast Network, celebrating the most important Black culture-shapers on the planet—in education, politics, entertainment, sports and pop culture. The Black Effect Podcast Network gives rise to emerging and established content creators and storytellers whose perspective and creative vision have been marginalized and overlooked while serving an audience that has been underserved. The Black Effect Podcast Network helps its partners define their place in culture through influence, ideas, and experiences that engage, inspire, inform and empower.