An Interview with Robert Knowling, head of Covad, California-based communications company.
He has overcome poverty and racism to reach the top of coporate America. Although he resigned due to financial enviromental difficulties, he now heads IAT, a small, privately funded developer of office desktop software available via the internet.
"Sometimes I have to Pinch myself and say:'how did you do this?' I have my own issues in terms of things that i've done well and haven't done well. But the public does see a black man."