As women’s history month wraps up, CNBC’s Julia Boorstin will talk on Thursday, March 30, at 3 p.m. ET to some leading voices about investing in and delivering solutions to close the persistent gender gaps.
First, Boorstin will speak with tech venture capitalists Freada Kapor Klein and Mitch Kapor, founding partners of Kapor Capital Partners and the authors of “Closing the Equity Gap,” published by Harper Business. Through Kapor Capital, they invest in entrepreneurs whose products and services aim to close social and economic equity gaps while building successful businesses. Boorstin will also speak with them about the current economic environment and what can be done to mitigate the impact on fundraising for minority founders.
Boorstin will also interview three female founders:
- Phaedra Ellis-Lamkinsis the co-founder and CEO of Promise, one of the Kapor’s portfolio companies, whose software helps manage payment plans for utility bills for those struggling to pay and also works with government agencies to get money out to individuals who qualify for …