1st African American to Develop His Own 4g LTE Smartphone
Freddie Figgers is a computer programmer, inventor, and an African American Entrepreneur.
He is the founder of Figgers Communication and has four patents in his name.
Figgers lives in Coral Gates but was born in Quincy, Florida on September 26, 1989. Freddie as a newborn was left at the dumpster by his mother. Nathan and Betty Figgers then adopted him.To help his father with the Alziemers disease, Freddie built a shoe with a GPS tracker with two-way communication. When he was 15 years old, Freddie started a cloud computing services company. At the age of 16 years, Freddie started Figgers Communication. By the time Freddie was 24, he had 80 custom software programs built, designed and executed.
Freddie has four patents, including the Figgers F1 Phone. Figgers also has a license spectrum band from FCC. Figgers is involved in his Florida community by sponsoring youth programs, paying senior citizens bills and helping to bail for homes in foreclosure, as well as offering college scholarships to area high school seniors.