Dec 17, 2018 • 25M
Chicago is more ethnically diverse than the entire US, but its VCs are not
Scott Kitun is joined by a rotating cast of tech and media personalities to break down the latest in startupland.
Chicago Blend board members Lindsay Knight and Kristi Dula join Scott in-studio at WGN Radio to shed light on the diversity issue Chicago companies face. VCs in the Windy City are, unsurprisingly, overwhelmingly white and male. It will take decades to make a large dent in those numbers, but the sooner we get started, the sooner it'll change.
This episode is sponsored by Bank of America and MB Real Estate.