Empowering Diverse Entrepreneurs | Tessa Flippin, Founder, Capitalize VC

Wednesday, January 26, 2022, 12:00 – 1:00 AM UTC

Tessa Flippin is the Founder and Managing Partner of Capitalize VC, a pre-seed and seed-stage VC fund purpose-built to reduce the racial wealth gap by investing in early-stage Black and Latinx founders, while simultaneously creating access for diverse LPs.

In-person event
Fireside Chat

About this event

Tessa Flippin is shifting the venture capital paradigm. She is on a mission to reduce the racial wealth gap and knows venture capital can be the catalyst. It's time for you to meet Tessa:

Where: Zoom Nation

When: Jan 25th, 6:00-7:00 PM CST

What Else: Join our Slack Channel for updates and Q&A

What is Startup Grind: We're a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs.

Our monthly fireside chat provides ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections, and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead.

Check out what happened


  • Tessa Flippin

    Capitalize VC

    Founder, Managing Partner



Wednesday, January 26, 2022
12:00 AM – 1:00 AM UTC


12:00 AMConnecting
12:10 AMFireside Chat


  • Tom Denison


    Chapter Director

  • Aaron Levy

    Raise the Bar

    Founder & CEO

  • Madeline Ulivieri

    Startup Grind

    Community Manager of America & Europe

  • Rajiv Nathan

    Startup Hypeman



  • Rajiv Nathan


  • Sid Khaitan

    Chapter Coordinator