Month: October 2017

Why the #FundAFounder Crowdfunding Campaign Is What Minority-Led Startups Need!

Whether you’ve been following diversity in tech in the news or not, the stats about diverse founders raising capital has been low compared to their white counterparts. Female-led companies made up just 4.94% of all VC deals in 2016. Even...

/ October 23, 2017

$100,000 Dallas Diversity and Inclusion Investment Challenge in Partnership with DivInc

Back in August, the Texas Startup Manifesto was released and Capital Factory announced plans to expand its accelerator program to include Dallas by having a presence at The Dallas Entrepreneur Center. After a successful launch, Dallas mentors accepted five Dallas startups to the accelerator and...

/ October 18, 2017

Austin’s Newest Coworking Directory: Cowork ATX

Cowork ATX is an interactive map of coworking spaces located in Austin, TX. The website’s creator, Dusty Vegas, intends for the site to consolidate all of Austin’s coworking spaces and make it simple to browse through based on your location. The site...

/ October 18, 2017

11. Chipper as Hell (feat. Hadiyah Mujhid of HBCUvc)

In this episode, Arlan and Christie compete in a high-stakes trivia game of Howdy Partner, and Arlan speaks with the founder of HBCUvc, a not-for-profit organization connecting and equipping the next generation of black and brown tech innovators and investors....

/ October 5, 2017