Access to Capital for Women Entrepreneurs September 14, 2021, 11:00am EDT September 14, 2021, 11:00am EDT

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Moderated by Natalie Madeira Cofield, Assistant Administrator of the Office of Women’s Business Ownership, this panel will feature women leaders in the Venture Capital space, discussing the unique challenges and areas of opportunity faced by women business owners seeking access to capital.

This webinar is a part of the National Small Business Week Virtual Summit, hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration and SCORE.

 SBA’s participation in this Cosponsored Activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products, or services of any Cosponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least 2 weeks in advance, by contacting smallbusinessweek@sba.gov. SBA Cosponsorship Authorization #21-21-C.

About the Presenter(s)

Bahiya Robinson - VC Include

Bahiyah Yasmeen Robinson is a recognized innovator of new avenues for VC and Impact investment. Her expertise in leading technology, investment and social impact initiatives since the early 2000s culminated in creating VC Include in 2018 to build platforms and programs for diverse emerging managers globally.

Founder & CEO, VC Include
Adrianna Samaniego - Female Founders Fund

Adrianna Samaniego is an Investor at Female Founders Fund. In her role, she sources, invests, and supports portfolio companies who are building category defining technology businesses.

Investor, Female Founders Fund
Sharon Vosmek - Astia

Sharon Vosmek is the CEO of Astia, a global organization that works to level the investment playing field for startups that include women.

CEO, Astia
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