September 23, 2020
Mixtroz cofounders Kerry Schrader and Ashlee Ammons

Mixtroz: Mother-Daughter Duo Launch New Virtual Networking Offerings

As the coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on in-person events, a mother-daughter duo is facilitating more meaningful networking events online. Their mobile app Mixtroz helps people […]
July 16, 2020
Kike Oniwinde_BYP Network

British-Nigerian Startup Founder Surges Past Initial $500K Equity Crowdfunding Goal in Five Days

British-Nigerian Kike Oniwinde is continuing to make strides. Her UK-based networking app dedicated to Black professionals exceeded its initial £500,000 equity crowdfunding target on Seedrs in […]
July 6, 2020
Streamlytics_CEO Angela_Benton

Angela Benton’s Streamlytics Raises $1M In Equity Crowdfunding in Just 7 Days

Data analytics startup Streamlytics has raised nearly $1.1 million in just one week on crowdfunding platform Start Engine. The Los Angeles-based company opened up its equity-based […]
June 28, 2020
Aicha Evans, CEO of Zoox

Amazon Acquires Self-Driving Startup Zoox From Senegalese-Born CEO For Over $1.2bn

E-commerce giant Amazon has reportedly forked out more than $1.2 billion to buy the self-driving startup Zoox. On Friday, both companies announced they had signed a […]