I talked about my recent investment* in Encantos on TWiStartups (episode 892), but I want to dive a little deeper into the digital media and consumer products opportunity and why I invested in a media company for kids.
It’s like summer camp for really smart adults. Black Founders was invited to TED 2012 Full Spectrum for our very first TED experience. We’re only a day in and it is already blowing my mind. We’ve met a princess, artists, scientists, and tons of accomplished entrepreneurs. But TED Day One started with me waking up an hour […]
Day Two. Breakfast at Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles. Yes, really. Rush back in to queue up for the opening session titled “The Observatory”. The sessions are jam-packed, so get to know your neighbor. As soon as we sat down for the first session, the stranger next to us introduced himself. That’s a very TED thing […]
I’m so excited! I’m speaking on my first Social Media Week panel and the topic is Sex, Race and Social Media. I will be speaking with some other incredibly accomplished entrepreneurs and media strategists who work in the intersection of tech and entertainment. One of the points we’ll be covering is how the George Lucas-produced […]
The not-so-humble brag: I was covered in Madame Noire online magazine where I talked about launching the Speak Chic app and diversity in tech. Read an excerpt below and the entire article at Madame Noire. Madame Noire is back with the first profile of the year in my Women in Technology series. I’m kicking this […]