Diversity Straight Up: Marcus Bullock
From Incarceration to Innovator
In the latest episode of CBJ podcast, “Diversity Straight Up,” hosts Sarika Bhakta and Anthony Arrington talk with Marcus Bullock, co-founder and CEO of Flikshop, about his time served in prison and justice reform. This special episode was recorded LIVE at the 2021 EntreFest. The group discuss Macrus’ app, which helps keep families connected with loved ones in prison, and talk about being your authentic self, resiliency and justice reform.
About Marcus Bullock:
Marcus Bullock is CEO and co-founder of Flikshop, an app and website to keep families connected with loved ones in prison.
About the hosts:
Sarika Bhakta is president of Nikeya Diversity Consulting and a Certified Diversity Executive with more than 20 years of experience in leadership, management, talent attraction/retention and resource acquisition/development. Born in Gujarat, India and raised in the Midwest, Sarika empowers leaders to identify their authentic self to be successful change agents in today’s global economy.
Anthony Arrington is co-founder and managing partner with Top RANK Professional & Executive Search and Consulting, a search firm focused on helping companies acquire professional and executive-level talent, with a special emphasis on diverse and inclusive leadership. He has more than 20 years of experience in management, strategic planning, leadership and staff development in both the for-profit and nonprofit sectors.