Revolution Foods joined the ICA Portfolio in 2005 with six employees operating out of a 1,000 square foot facility. By Abby Bobé (Dual MBA & CS Candidate, Mills College) With a track record of scaling businesses like Revolution Foods, Blue Bottle Company and Back to the Roots to well-known national organizations, Inner City Advisors is [...]
Posts Tagged "BlackGirlsCODE"
I have noticed the growing number of other women in the technology-based classes I have been attending. By Lin Bocash (Volunteer, BlackGirlsCODE) I found the article on Women 2.0 about female CTO founders incredibly inspirational. This is a marvelous start but what about reaching young women from under-represented communities? I have been lucky enough to [...]
BlackGirlsCODE has ignited a global STEM movement to empower girls of color to engage technology. Each vote gets them closer to winning a $50,000 grant to expand their mission across the globe. By Karen-Michelle Mirko (Parent, BlackGirlsCode Student) We all hear the cries for a technical co-founder and the horror stories from startups when they [...]
October is “Innovation Month” in the city of San Francisco. By Sepideh Nasiri (Vice President of All Things Offline, Women 2.0) The San Francisco Mayor’s Office of Civic Innovation launched an initiative to spotlight organizations and entrepreneurs that make up today’s generation of innovators. As part of this initiative, Zendesk will be hosting a lively [...]
During the 2012 SUMMER of CODE, BlackGirlsCODE plans to reach more than 300 students by holding one and two-day workshops and summer camps in seven or more cities in 90 days (San Fransisco, Oakland, Chicago, Detroit, St. Louis, Atlanta, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. Support BlackGirlsCODE! By Abby Bobé (Dual MBA & Computer Science Candidate, [...]