It’s Embarrassing How Few Black Female Founders Get Funded | WIRED

Posted: February 11, 2016 in Awesome Living, College and Career Readiness, Data and Stats, Networking and Connecting
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Excerpt: “After an early career as a blogger and an author, Finney decided to try her hand at the world of startups. When she joined a New York-based tech incubator in 2006, she remembers a prominent venture capitalist telling her, “You know, I don’t do the black woman thing.” It was the first time, according to Finney, that it seemed like someone didn’t believe she was capable just because of her gender and her race. 


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