“Only 2% of venture capitalists are African-American,” Richard Kerby, Angel Investor and Former VP at Venrocktold Bold Business. Kerby joined Andrea Hoffman, CEO of Culture Shift Labs, to talk about their efforts to diversify the venture capital space. Hoffman plans “Culture Shifting Events,” which she says are “events that actually get something done.” As a result of a Culture Shifting Event last year, Hoffman said $17 million was invested into the funds of three African-American individuals who attended the event.
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