February 16, 2020
First Meeting with Sheri Mac and Adriana
March 17 - April 24
Weekly Tuesday meetings to line up VIP Guests and Spekers
April 17, 2020
Diversity CHAMPS launches first podcast with LatinX
This is the first episode of a series titled Diversity CHAMPS: C-suite heroes advancing minority produced startups. This is part of a collaboration with the Angel Capital Association. This series will highlight capital sources across the spectrum from angel investors to family offices, to VC and private equity.
During the first episode, we talk with Lucy Howell, Sheri Macdonald and Juliana Garaizar about the vision for this collaborative effort.
April 24, 2020
Diversity CHAMPS debuts with Hot Topics at #AngelCapitalAssociation’s Virtual Summit
May 3, 2020
Diversity CHAMPS hosts second podcast with LatinX
Alicia Robb from Next Wave Impact is an author, researcher, angel Investor, and managing partner of two early stage venture funds. She is also a Ph.D. economist specializing in entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial finance, and international development.
Alicia is highlighting for investors that there is a strong pipeline of investible opportunities by companies led by founders of color that have the potential to be super impactful and a positive return on their investments.
We talk about diversity and inclusion efforts in the VC space and the upcoming Angel Capital Association’s Founders of Color Showcase.
May 13, 2020
Karina Cabrera Bell on Building DEI Initiatives
Karina Cabrera Bell is a founding partner of OpenAccess a talent strategy firm that helps companies close the gender equity gap. We talk about building diverse leadership teams, DEI programs, and how companies can connect with OpenAccess to design DEI initiatives. This is an episode of the series done in collaboration with the Angel Capital Association where Karina will be featured as a speaker in their virtual summit in May 2020.
May 21, 2020
Sergio Marrero Talks About Creating a Pipeline for Latinx Investors
June 11, 2020
Juliana Garaizar on Empowering and Recruiting Women and Minority Investors
June 28, 2020
Diversity CHAMPS debuts first Community vChat with Advancing the DREAM
July 9, 2020
Jacques-Philippe Piverger Talks About Investing in Underrepresented Founders and Economic Empowerment
Diversity CHAMPS hosts Facebook Live
July 30, 2020
Diversity CHAMPS Strategic Roadmap Reviewed and Approved
April 20, 2020