The topic of diversity in tech continues to make national headlines. In nearly every instance, the conversation is about the efforts underway in Silicon Valley. Even the region’s most recognized accelerator, Y Combinator made USA Today headlines last week as its president announced the firm’s push to recruit more diverse founders and said, “I wish […]
William Crowder is an early stage investor and startup advisor. He is a partner at DreamIt Ventures, a leading global startup accelerator where he closely with its New York and Philadelphia programs. He also co-leads the Catalyst Fund, an early stage venture fund at Comcast Ventures that is focused on investing in startups with diverse founding teams. Your best way to find him is in the Amtrak cafe car but occasionally he blogs at Straight Talk VC.