Startup Grind Hosts Harley Blakeman of Honest Jobs

Columbus
Mon, Jun 14, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

In this Startup Grind, we cover the inspiring journey of Harley Blakeman, Founder and CEO of Honest Jobs. Coming from humble beginnings and developing a criminal record at an early age, Harley has unique perspective as a founder. Today, he is leading the world's best second chance employment platform, Honest Jobs, to help people with criminal records find honest work. Join us in welcoming Harley as we discuss the struggle of having a criminal record in America, and how his startup is creating positive change for people with criminal records.

Startup

Honest Jobs

Honest Jobs is a national job marketplace for people who have been affected by the criminal justice system. Since launching in 2019, the marketplace has attracted over 400 companies by providing technology that makes it easy to offer fair-chance employment while helping to mitigate the risk of negligent hiring at scale.

Speaker

  • Harley Blakeman

    Harley Blakeman

    Honest Jobs

    Founder and CEO

    Harley Blakeman is the Founder and CEO of Honest Jobs - the nation's leading jobs marketplace for people impacted by the criminal justice system. He started the company after his personal experience struggling to find employment with a criminal record. The Honest Jobs platform brings efficiency to the job search process with their proprietary ConflixAI job compatibility algorithm. Honest Jobs r...

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  • When

    Monday, Jun 14
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

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