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August 15, 2023
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(BPRW) Black in Business: Thrivin’ in Color Podcast’s Black Business Month Special

Meet Okorie Ramsey, the first Black man to chair the AICPA

(Black PR Wire) Miami, FL – In celebration of  Black Business Month, Black PR Wire’s Thrivin’ in Color podcast is taking listeners into the world of Black leaders breaking barriers in the business world. In this inspiring episode, Okorie Ramsey shares his success as an accounting expert and his plans as the new chair of the largest accounting association in the world.

Okorie serves as the Vice President of Sarbanes/Oxley of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and is making history as the first Black man to chair the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). During this intriguing episode, he has an insightful discussion with podcast host Camry Brown about his professional path and how to succeed in the accounting field. Okorie also discusses what initiatives he intends to launch, beginning with highlighting the numerous opportunities available in the accounting sector to HBCU students. “His years of experience and success in this industry truly speaks for itself,” said Camry. “He’s showing young Black boys and girls that they too can thrive in a profession that we don’t always see ourselves in.”

The Thrivin’ in Color podcast from Black PR Wire is a fantastic platform for Black and Brown leaders to discuss their triumphs and inspire the next generation of leaders. Listen to Thrivin’ in Color on all major podcast platforms, including Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

About Thrivin’ in Color

Thrivin’ In Color is a podcast produced by Black PR Wire, featuring interviews with remarkable sistas and brothas from across the country who are doing extraordinary things in today’s society. Thrivin’ In Color takes us behind the scenes of their world, where we meet with them and pick up some golden nuggets for success. Thrivin’ In Color podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and all of your favorite podcast platforms.

About Black PR Wire

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