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Trigger Warning In the first episode of the Netflix show “Trigger Warning,” the rapper who goes by the name Killer Mike sets out in Athens, Georgia, where he has an upcoming performance, to buy products and services exclusively from Black businesses. He struggles to find much. At one point, he sleeps on a park bench because he can’t find a Black-owned hotel. Killer Mike is an unlikely choice for a Bank Director magazine cover, although he graces it for this issue. The man loves marijuana. He’s covered in tattoos. I won’t get into the meaning of his band’s name, Run…

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Naomi Snyder


Editor-in-Chief Naomi Snyder is in charge of the editorial coverage at Bank Director. She oversees the magazine and the editorial team’s efforts on the Bank Director website, newsletter and special projects. She has more than two decades of experience in business journalism and spent 15 years as a newspaper reporter. She has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Illinois and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan.

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