Apple launches its Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers
What you need to know
- Apple has launched its inaugural Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers.
- The camp pairs thirteen app companies with different experts and leaders at Apple.
In a press release (opens in new tab), Apple has announced the launch of the company's inaugural Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers. The first camp will include companies from thirteen different apps.
The program will pair the companies up with different experts and leaders at Apple in order to help take their apps to new heights for their users.
In addition to the Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers, Apple is also partnering with Harlem Capital as part of the company's $100 million Racial Equity and Justice Initiative.
Lisa Jackson, Apple's Vice President of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives, says that these thirteen app companies "embody the entrepreneurial spirit that runs so deep in the Black community."
You can read more about all thirteen app companies on the press release (opens in new tab).
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Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.