16 Jun '11, 12pm

Filling the Gender Gap – Educating and Training Women as Angel Investors #sri #csr #investing

In order to provide an opportunity for additional learning and support, each fellow is paired with her own mentor. The mentors are made up of five men and five women. While the fellows are all women, the selection of men as mentors was deliberate, according to Ms. Oberti Noguera she wanted “to match fellows to experienced angel investors and integrate women into a male dominated network.” The mentors are all experienced angel investors, and some bring additional experience and background include serial entrepreneurs, a lawyer, and an investment banker. In addition to their shared background as angel investors, they all have in common a willingness to “share their stories, lessons learned, and best mistakes.”

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/06/filling-gender-gap-ed...

Tweets

Bicycling’s gender gap: It’s the economy, stupid #bikenomics

Bicycling’s gender gap: It’s the economy, stupi...

grist.org 20 Jun '11, 2pm

If you only need to go to work and come home again, with little to carry and no stops along the way, then riding fast on f...