Unveiling Success: A Recap of “The Value of One, The Power of All” Season 1

In a world where individual effort and collective support intertwine to foster success, "The Value of One, The Power of All" podcast has aimed to capture this essence through the voices of the Ron Brown Scholar Program (RBS) community. Hosted by Ray Pryor, a 2015 Ron Brown Scholar, Season 1 has illuminated the entrepreneurial spirit and challenges faced by RBS Alumni who have ventured into the business realm.

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Matter Entertainment & HeyHey: Caleb Franklin (RBS ’01)

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One day, Caleb Franklin - 2001 Ron Brown Scholar and Founder of Matter Entertainment and HeyLabs - gets invited by a roommate to sit in on a random Hindu and Urdu course at Harvard. Fast forward some years, Caleb has founded a talent agency in Mumbai as well as a venture-backed tech startup that connects Indian celebrities and brands to their audiences through shoutouts and NFTs.

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BlendEd and Thru: David Boone (RBS ’12)

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After taking off during the COVID-19 pandemic, David Boone - 2012 Ron Brown Scholar and Founder of BlendEd and Thru - made the hard decision to let the sun set on his first education-tech venture a lot earlier than he thought it would. Now, he's taking all the hard lessons he learned to build a mobile-first job readiness platform for young adults seeking zero-debt careers.

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