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Navarrow Wright — NewsOne contributor and chief technical officer of NewsOne’s parent company, InteractiveOne — has been named one of “10 Innovators To Watch” by Black Enterprise:

With Black buying power set to reach $1.1 trillion dollars by 2015, the African-American market remains a hot commodity. Navarrow Wright is making strides with this demographic as chief technology officer of Interactive One, the largest Black online community, as well as co-founder of Global Grind with Russell Simmons. While Wright is well known in the tech community, mainstream viewers got a glimpse of the former Maximum Leverage Solutions president on CNN’s Black in America: The New Promised Land – Silicon Valley.

Wright shares the honor with other Black entrepreneurs in the tech sector like James Andrews, Baratunde Thurston, and Andre “Dr. Dre” Young.

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