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Meet Ayesha Selden, the Real Estate Investor who has Built a Multi Million Dollar Portfolio of over 30 Buildings

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Ayesha Selden is a self made millionaire who has amassed a real estate portfolio of 0ver 30 properties and 41 units. We caught up with Ayesha to find out more about her incredible journey and accomplishments. What inspired you to get into real estate? When I was a kid, we lived in a rough part…

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This Black Venture Capitalist sold his former company for $100 Million

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Adeyemi (“Ade”) Ajao is co-founder & Managing Partner at Base10 Partners, an early stage venture capital fund. Black Venture Capitalist Base10 recently made news for raising $137 million, the most money ever raised by a Black-led  venture capital fund. Before Base10, Ade was a co-founder of Tuenti (The “Spanish Facebook”). He launched Tuenti in 2005…

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18 Black Owned Venture Capital, Private Equity & Angel Investment Firms

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Less than 1% of American venture capital backed founders are Black and the percentage of Black people in decision making roles within the venture capital arena is not much higher. This lack of diversity within investment firms ultimately translates to a lack of diversity in the companies that they invest in. The good news is that there are…

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Several Ways Black Businesses Can Attract Investors

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Black businesses generate over $180 billion in revenue each year and create over 1 million jobs.  Also, Black women are the fastest growing segment of new entrepreneurs in the US. Unfortunately, establishments owned and operated by Black entrepreneurs are least likely to receive funding from investors. Ade Omitowoju of Groundwork  chats with us about the…

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