Insiders at Complex Networks said the company was built on Black culture but that the sales team 'whitewashed' advertising deals for brands, replacing black people with white people in pitch decks

The sneaker and hip hop-focused Complex Networks has been in the spotlight since some former employees cited microaggressions and unfair treatment of Black staffers. Several former employees told Business Insider that a predominantly white ad sales team at times downplayed the company's Black audience in sales pitches. Complex Networks said July 20 that it was […]