Tag: finance

Black Lives Images – Going Once, Twice, Sold!

Black Lives Images – Going Once, Twice, Sold!

It’s an end of an era as Johnson Publishing Company’s iconic photo archive collection is expected to go on the auction block.  But if you head up to Boston’s Colby Museum, you may get a final glimpse of what could be the last time the 

Technology Wunderkind Seeks to Close the Racial Wealth Gap

Technology Wunderkind Seeks to Close the Racial Wealth Gap

Women, and black women, in particular, have an uphill battle for funding no matter how innovative and successful they are, especially when proving black women-led Tech startups can secure substantial financing. Angel Rich helped generate more than $6 billion for her former employer, Prudential, as 

Where’s the financing for Black Women-led Tech Start-Ups

Where’s the financing for Black Women-led Tech Start-Ups

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Black women led businesses generated more than $44 billion in year revenues (AMEX 2015) Yet, a mere 0.2. of venture deals from (2012-2014) went to black women business owners.   It seemed Black women founders, who own a majority of Black businesses, are invisible in the startup world. Until now.

60,000+ startups examined.
350 Black women-led companies submitted.
88 Black women-led startups studied.

#ProjectDiane is digitalundivided’s proprietary research study about the state of Black women in tech entrepreneurship in the United States.

Source: Project Diane

Source: Innovating Inclusion: digitalundivided and #Project Diane