Julie Castro Abrams is a gender and racial justice activist who has spent the majority of her career working to build great women owned companies and economic access for women. Her organization, How Women Lead, is driving to a world where women have a seat at every table where decisions are being made. And through How Women Invest, Julie and her team are creating ecosystem change by investing in and amplifying female-led and female-majority owned companies with venture capital and mentoring resources.
Join this engaging session to learn about a new fund that is designed to disrupt venture and enable women to invest in other women, engage with other female angels, and learn private investing skills along the way. If you are an accredited investor who has wanted to get involved in venture capital alongside other women and have been looking for an affordable and fun entry point, you are not going to want to miss this event.
MORE ABOUT JULIE CASTRO ABRAMS
Julie Castro Abrams works with top executive women to change structures that are unequal. Her leadership impact includes changing laws on women on corporate boards, doing movement building to ensure women put board service on their path and placing women on boards. She is an expert on building boards that add a strategic advantage including proactive searches for women on corporate boards.
An experienced CEO and sought-after speaker in entrepreneurship and how women lead, she is a widely recognized because of her unique ability to connect people and facilitate rich conversations that make change happen. Thousands of new businesses attribute their launch and growth to her support which has resulted in millions toward the economic growth in communities. She is a leader in the country’s movement to build and fund start ups. As the General Partner for two venture funds focussed exclusively on funding women she is working to change the fact that women only receive 1.7% of venture funding.
This event is exclusive to Invest for Better members. Register through Mighty Networks.