This scientist was catapulted into the limelight when he was featured in Forbes 30 Under 30 and received financing for his company DNAsimple from Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban.
In this latest installment of Haitians In America, Olivier Noel talks to Haitian Times about the weeks following his media unveiling to the world and what he thinks can be done to make sure other Black and Brown kids follow in his steps.
You’ve gained public notoriety with your feature in Forbes 30 Under 30 and appearance on Shark Tank. What was it like for you in those weeks following the appearance on TV and going viral on social?
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