Q&A: How Mitzi Okou Founded Where Are the Black Designers? to Promote Diversity and Equity

User-generated content helped promote group's inaugural conference

The founders' call for posters to promote the organization resulted in 600 submissions on social media. Where Are the Black Designers?

Where are the Black designers? We know they exist, but where are they in design agencies and companies that push culture forward, in places that influence the world and how we live or use products?

Adebukola Ajao is a freelance writer and digital media consultant.