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How Investing in Diverse Founders Pays Off
Speaker: Rachel Rodgers, founder and CEO, Hello Seven and Suneera Madhani, founder and CEO, Stax
Moderator: Teneshia Carr, contributing editor, Inc.; and curator, Inc.'s All the Hats

Saturday, March 12, 2022
5:00 PM - 5:35 PM

At the end of 2020, fewer than 100 Black women had secured over $1 million in VC funding. The number of women has since increased, but the struggle is still very real. Join Arlan Hamilton and Rachel Rodgers for advice on finding motivated investors, building a solid pitch, and how to build resilience to take you the distance.

Rachel Rodgers Suneera Madhani