First in Future: President and CEO of North Carolina Technology Association Brooks Raiford

Summary: North Carolina’s tech industry is booming, with more than 250,000 workers at 20,000 firms and a growth of 21 percent over the past five years. As President and CEO of NC TECH Association, our guest this week, Brooks Raiford, is always looking for ways to improve the industry. We hear his thoughts on the challenge of getting broadband for everyone in the state and the critical role of middle school teachers in raising up future techies.

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