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bLACKS IN TECHNOLOGY

Stomping the divide for over a decade

the largest community of black technologists

The Blacks In Technology Foundation is the largest community of Black people in the technology industry. Through community-focused activities, events and outreach, The Blacks In Technology (BIT) Foundation is “Stomping the Divide” by establishing a blueprint of world-class technical excellence and innovation by providing resources, guidance, networking, and opportunities for members to share their expertise and advance their careers.
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BENEFITS OF COMPLIMENTARY MEMBERSHIP

CAREER SUPPORT

Job boards, mentorships, and strategic partnerships give members an upper hand in their job search and career advancement goals.

NETWORKING

Professional and social events connect our community. Virtual and physical events are core to the BIT mission.

TECH RESOURCES

Through our relationships, the BIT Foundation offers discounts on technical training, and events and conferences.

OUR community EMCOMPASSes
ALL TECHNOLOGY DISCIPLINES

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TECHNOLOGISTS

Technologists are the members that make technology happen. Our software engineers, data scientists, engineers, UX/UI specialists, DevOps managers, web developers, and countless other professions represent the core of our members.

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LEADERS

Technology leaders in various vertical industries navigate teams through digital transformation and strategic initiatives at a myriad of organizations and institutions. C-suite executives, VPs, directors and senior managers lead the way. 

EDUCATORS

From university professors, to code academy instructors, educators teach technology to the next generation of world transformers. This important constituency is fundamental to the growth in the pipeline of tech talent.  

TRANSITIONAL

Technology jobs are high paying and in demand. It is never too late to transition to a career in the technology industry. There are a number of resources available from online training, to hands on intensive immersive learning programs. 

NON-TECH

Workers at technology companies but not in technical roles are welcome as well. Human resources, sales, marketing, operations, support, legal and other disciplines round out our technological ecosystem.  

entrepreneurs

Tech founders are visionaries of the industry. Startups and venture capital are the lifeblood of innovation. Whether you’re an aspiring startup seeking support or a seasoned entrepreneur seeking late stage funding there is a place for you.

COMMUNITY

sponsors, partners, and supporters speak highly of Blacks In technology

HoloPractice

I’m always happy to speak to our black communities in technology, in particular. There’s so few of us and it’s critical that we have greater representation in the build and development of virtual technologies. I appreciate your leadership and invitation to do such.

Christopher Lafayette
Founder
Accenture

In honor of Black History month, Accenture hosted a dynamic event showcasing African-American innovators and their contributions to the tech landscape. We collaborated with Blacks in Technology - Dallas Chapter and the Accenture Dallas African-American Employee Resource Group to host 85+ minority tech professionals

Marquita D. Payne
Southwest Inclusion & Diversity Recruiting Lead, Accenture
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Better.com

The gears are still turning. The Startup 101 panel hosted by Blacks In Technology was amazing!

Joseph Reynolds
Processing Expert Associate
Powered By Purpose

I had the privilege of partnering with Blacks In Technology on a couple of virtual recruiter panels with top companies like Facebook Netflix, Twitter, PayPal, and more. It was a seamless process and effective partnership. We had high attendance along with positive user satisfaction scores. Thank you BIT for being supportive of my business and I look forward to future successes.

Erin Haywood
Career Consultant

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