#45 - Ruben Harris, Founder and CEO of Career Karma
Ruben Harris is a Bay Area Entrepreneur from Atlanta, Georgia where he served as an Advisor for Forge and organized Atlanta's first Healthcare Hackathon. Ruben began his technology career working in Partnerships and Sales after writing a viral blog post called Breaking Into Startups about how moved to San Francisco without a job and landed a position 3 weeks later. After receiving thousands of e-mails asking how to break into tech, Ruben Co-Founded the Breaking Into Startups Podcast to demystify the process, resulting in a social media reach of ~3 million people, 200,000+ downloads, 10,000+ website visits per month, over 100+ reviews on iTunes, a Facebook Community of 10,000+ people, and invitations to be a Contributor for TechCrunch and Black Enterprise. Ruben is now the Founder and CEO of Career Karma, a company that matches people to the best coding bootcamps! Ruben’s company just raised $10 million and has the potential to be one of the most impactful startups in America.