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Skin in the Game: Lessons in adaptation, Bay Area edition
Jul 17, 2023

Skin in the Game: Lessons in adaptation, Bay Area edition

As one program grad put it, the video game industry is “lacking in melanin." At Gameheads, students are prepping to be part of a new and improved generation of tech innovators. Plus, we'll hear from San Francisco mayor London Breed on commercial real estate.

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Tomorrow's tech disruptors learn how to raise their game

Jul 17, 2023
The video game industry has a diversity problem. This Bay Area mentorship program has solutions.
"Marketplace Morning Report" host David Brancaccio speaks with mentees at Gameheads. The program aims to give students in the Bay Area the skills, connections and confidence to break into the tech industry.
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The team

Leanna Byrne Host, BBC
Kelly Silvera Executive Producer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
Ariana Rosas Producer
Jordan Mangi Digital Producer
Jesson Duller Media Producer
Nick Esposito Media Producer
James Graham Producer, BBC
Jo Critcher Producer, BBC
Olie D'Albertanson Producer, BBC