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From ‘delusion’ to criminal justice revolution


When a tech nonprofit competes against a $2 billion incumbent dominating the market, its odds are slim. But Zo Orchingwa took that bet, founding Ameelio, believing that access to communication and education for the incarcerated is needed for their future success. Ameelio is on a quest to partner with every prison district in the country until one day, it scales enough to be redundant.


“Zo Orchwinga’s story includes intriguing lessons: about novel business models, the power of finding common interests, and believing in unlikely ideas.”