Entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds often face additional barriers when building their startups. For instance, we know that in 2017, only 1% of VC funding went to women of colour. This article from Forbes highlights some up-and-coming startups with diverse founders that are innovating today. Pivomo as a company is committed to supporting and promoting the ventures of entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds, as we know they have valuable and unique perspectives to contribute.
As much buzz as you may be hearing about diversity right now, the stark fact remains that most VC funding is still going to startups founded by white men. As recently as 2017, less than 1 percent of total VC funding went to women of color. And […]
Understanding the motivations of investors might be key to acquiring funding for startups. This interesting piece highlights the portraits of different kinds