Silicon Harlem Appoints Gary Alexander Jenkins, Esq., General Counsel

Silicon Harlem today announced the appointment of Gary Alexander Jenkins[, Esq., as General Counsel. Jenkins is the first General Counsel for the company and will join Silicon Harlem on April 1, 2018. PRESS RELEASE  UPDATED: MAR 30, 2018 NEW YORK, March 30, 2018 ( – ​​Silicon Harlem today announced the appointment of Gary Alexander Jenkins[, Esq., as […]

Black History Month One-On-One with 1010 Wins

Anchored by 1010 WINS’ Larry Mullins Produced for 1010 WINS by Sharon Barnes-Waters  Check out the full video interview here  NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Black History Month honoree Clayton Banks is the CEO and Co-Founder of Silicon Harlem. “Silicon Valley has its long legacy of promoting technology. Silicon Harlem has the exact same mission, but we start with the community. […]

Clayton Banks Talks Harlem Tech On The Danny Tisdale Show (Podcast)

Posted on 01/23/2018 by Harlem World Magazine Join Clayton Banks, co-founder of Silicon Harlem, as he discusses becoming a member of the Mayor de Blasio’s NYCx Technology Leadership Council with host Danny Tisdale, on The Danny Tisdale Show. Clayton Banks, is a Harvard School Grad. In 2013 he was recognized as the “Business Person of the Year” by the Harlem Business Alliance. He’s […]

Silicon Harlem in Diversity In Action Magazine

We were proud to be in the 2017 December issue of Diversity Magazine. Check it out below Here’s their website   Check out our article in the #diversityinaction magazine! #siliconharlem A post shared by Clayton Banks (@siliconharlem) on Dec 18, 2017 at 9:56am PST  

Reflecting on a great 2017 for Silicon Harlem

2017 has been a great year for Silicon Harlem. We set out to achieve 3 specific goals. First, we wanted to maintain our commitment to increase access and exposure to technology, and we are proud to report that we spent the year training teachers from public schools a methodology for deploying STEM (science, technology, engineering and […]

Bruce Lincoln at the Diversity in STEM Summit

In 2014, when Associate Dean of Student Affairs Anita Farrington began dreaming of ways to increase not only the number of underrepresented minorities at NYU Tandon but to stress the importance of diversity throughout the engineering workforce, she hit upon the idea of bringing to the school a wide array of STEM movers and shakers for an […]