Hon. Pauline Truong Founder & CEO of Globepreneurs recently interviewed me for her column in Huffington Post. Here is a link. A huge thank you Globepreneurs and Hon. Pauline Truong for caring about issues related to entrepreneurs and immigration reform!
We are grateful to have been able to share our thoughts with Geekwire about the new international entrepreneur rules. Despite flaws, Obama’s ‘startup visa’ is a step in the right direction, entrepreneurs and immigration experts say by Monica Nickelsburg on September 29, 2016 at 10:10 am: Startup entrepreneur Henry Chen faces the same obstacles as[…]
September 2nd 2016 was a very special day. It was the day that the movie For Here or To Go? had a special private screening at the Rayburn House Building- one of the Buildings where Congressmen have their offices. Fresh off the heels of the announcement of International Entrepreneur Rules, this movie screening was so[…]
I am grateful to The Seattle Globalist for allowing me to be a columnist and sharing my thoughts. My regular readers will know how important this issue is to me! Making sense of the proposed Startup Visa alternative On Friday, the White House announced proposed new visa rules for international entrepreneurs. Having advocated for a[…]
We have some exciting speaking engagements coming up! If you find yourself at these events or in the area, please say hello! Seattle, WA | August 25 & 26: Tahmina will speak at the 19th Annual Labor & Employment Law Conference. She will be speaking about immigration updates and it has been a busy year![…]
(Copied from The Next Web) Why America needs a startup visa by, Tahmina Watson — 9 months ago in United States By now, you may have heard the story of Kunal Bahl, the Wharton-educated Indian entrepreneur, who, unable to obtain a visa to stay in the U.S. and start his business here, took his ideas[…]
Dear Readers, It has been a busy first half of 2016. As you may have noticed, my radio show “immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am is doing well and my pursuit for immigration reform is in full force! If you want to see immigration reform and have something to say, call into the show! The number is 844-301-1250.[…]
Here are our most recent two radio show recordings from Immigration with Tahmina on Desi 1250am. Interview with Katrina Ji- Culture Shakti Dance Company. Tahmina discussing new STEM OPT rules recently released.
I am so grateful that The Seattle Globalist gave me the opportunity to discuss why I care about the movie For Here or To Go? which will screen at the Seattle Asian American Film Festival on Sunday February 21st at noon. Please share the article widely- it is not just about the movie screening- it[…]
We are so honored to share this article “How Tech Startup Founders Are Hacking Immigration” written by report Ellen Huet and published in Bloomberg. Thanks to Bloomberg for discussing the important challenges that immigrant founders face everyday. This is why I wrote my book The Startup Visa: Key to Job Growth & Economic Prosperity in America[…]