Episode 1: Growing a business and hiring system impacted employees

Small Business DNA Podcast

Shannon Ross

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About the episode

Shannon Ross is the co-founder of D’s Trucks trucking company and founder and executive director of The Community, an organization dedicated to fostering and showcasing the successes, humanity, and agency of people with criminal records. Through D’s Trucks and his community-building initiatives, Shannon’s goal is to destigmatize individuals who are system-impacted and previously incarcerated and support their efforts to build fulfilling lives and achieve their dreams. 

On the podcast, Shannon shares his approach to business and leadership. He provides invaluable advice for entrepreneurs who are system-impacted and employers who may not have considered exploring this untapped pool of workforce talent.  

Find Shannon on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shannon-ross-b0378717a/  

Learn more about The Community: https://thecommunitynow.us/

Explore how your organization can benefit from awareness training regarding system impacted employees in the workforce: https://paradigmshyft.org/