Kori Hale - Mountbatten Program

Kori Hale

Kori Hale

A Day In The Life

Program: London

Intake: August 2007

Current Role: CultureBanx CEO


My Alarm Goes off

I’m Responsible For
Running the daily operations for CultureBanx, the leading Black digital business news platform.

I Got The Job
I created to company six years ago after helping launch another media startup called Cheddar.

My Typical Day
I work out first thing in the morning, followed by email, meetings, errands and pretty much repeat these things everyday, even when I’m traveling for the business.

The Culture Of My Workplace
It’s a super chill and relax environment where ideation and relentless innovation are highly encouraged.

My Most Memorable Work Moment
The day when I was out in NYC and overheard a conversation where someone referenced they read something on my company CultureBanx’s platform.

My Role Models are
My mom, Jennifer Lopez, Michelle Obama and Sara Blakely.

The Most Challenging Part of My Job.
Navigating daily challenges and turning them into prized opportunities.

The Best Part of My Job
Positively bringing high level business news content in my community.

After Work
You can catch me hopefully relaxing and sometime at Happy Hour.

Plan B: If I wasn’t doing this, I would
Become either a professional dancer or a cardiologist.