View profile

💡Issue #112: A16z no black partners, Nigerian girls in the Valley & Stormzy Scholarship!

Revue
 
Slightly longer issue than usual, but some high quality reads below. A lot has happened in a week! Q
 

Andy Ayim

August 20 · Issue #112 · View online
Your weekly newsletter on minorities in tech, venture and entrepreneurship 💫 https://backstagecapital.com/accelerator/cities/london

Slightly longer issue than usual, but some high quality reads below. A lot has happened in a week!

Quote of The Week: “Humility comes before Honour”

FROM THE STARTUPS 🚀
Nigerian girls win Silicon Valley prize for fake drugs app
How 'Blavity' Co-Founder Morgan DeBaun Became One Of The Most Important Women In Silicon Valley
How we reversed a $300K/mo burn and hit profitability without laying off a single employee.
BREAKING: Bootstrapped MVMT sells for $100m
FROM THE INVESTORS 💸
29-Year Old Venture Capitalist Talks Putting More Money in The Hands of Women of Color
Kevin Durant, Will Smith Top the Lineup for a New Venture-Capital Fund for Black Investors - WSJ
Bumble announces a fund to invest in women-led businesses
The state of black women getting funding in 2018
From Refugee To Venture Capitalist To Social Impact Pioneer
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT 👩🏿‍💻
Stormzy launches Cambridge scholarship for black students
Eric Collins Podcast Interview
UKBT 'Get Together' Social | Meetup
Forget the 'glass ceiling.' Women of color face a 'concrete ceiling'
People of Creativity: Live Insights 002
Did you enjoy this issue?
If you don't want these updates anymore, please unsubscribe here
If you were forwarded this newsletter and you like it, you can subscribe here
Powered by Revue