Episode 027: Kim White, Co-Founder, Zimbowties
Our guest for Episode #27 is Kim White, a participant in Watson Institute’s Semester Incubator in Boulder, and Co-founder of Zimbowties, a Zimbabwe-based startup making bowties from recycled fabrics. Proceeds from sales go towards putting Zimbabwean kids through school.
Kim and I touch on a number of things, such as:
- his inspiration for creating a business with a social impact
- Kim’s experience in Boulder and at the Watson Institute
- the concept of Design Thinking
- what he’s gained from working with Zimbabwean children
Follow Kim on Twitter @zimbowties.
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