Bak USA is a social enterprise that employs a local yet diverse workforce in Buffalo, New York. These are their unique stories.
Ashley Bankston is a native of Buffalo, New York. She is currently an operator with Bak USA.
“I was in school I was taking my A-Plus certification, so I’ve been in the technology business for quite some time now after my school, and I applied for the company to further my career in technology.
“I have two children and they—that with this company here—they want to be involved in technology just like myself, and I can teach them what I learned here at Bak USA.
“We have multiple cultures and I love it here because I can actually learn with the cultures that we have here. We have over 15 different languages here, so I am kind of in school at the same time by working here.
“I would say these are excellent people here that work here. They are understanding and they have empathy when it comes to my language, as well we learn each other here at this company.
“My name is Ashley Bankston, and I am from Buffalo, New York.”