Navarrow has organized a career for himself at the juncture of technology and media. He cofounded Global Grind, a digital media company that offers a platform featuring hip hop-related content that users can submit, vote and comment on, with Hip Hop pioneer Russell Simmons. Became CTO at Interactive One, and led the development of the resurgence of BlackPlanet.

On this episode, we discuss his upbringing, thoughts about online technical education, and the social constraints around getting minority youth exposed to tech.