This article originally appeared in Austin Business Journal. True Wealth Ventures, an Austin venture capital firm set up to invest in women-led startups that focus on growth markets in consumer health and sustainable products, has raised the first chunk of capital for its debut fund. The firm has raised $4.7 million of a planned $20 [...]
True Wealth Ventures partner Kerry Rupp moderates a global conversation with a panel of entrepreneurial experts on the topic of Product Market Fit through Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) TechConnect Event.
McKinsey&Company Alumni biography on Sara Brand and her career in science, venture capital, gender equality and beer.
This article originially appeared on AustinInno reporting by Brent Wistrom. Austin doesn't have the deep-pocketed venture capital firms that fuel startups on the east and west coasts. But doesn't mean local startups can't land deals through syndication networks -- and it shouldn't be an obstacle that holds back big ideas that don't have to be defined by where [...]
This article originally appeared in Texas CEO Magazine. Today women hold 85 percent of consumer purchasing power. This includes 91 percent of new home purchases, 89 percent of bank accounts and 93 percent of food choices. In U.S. the number of wealthy women is growing at twice the rate of the number of wealthy men. [...]
This article originally appeared on BizWomen. AUSTIN — There’s no shortage of pundits who sound the alarm about tech worker shortages or the need for more STEM graduates to fill those jobs, except that they don’t typically offer a solution. Then there’s Sara Brand, who has her own action plan to help solve the problem. Brand [...]
Greg Barr of the Austin Business Journal interviews True Wealth Ventures founder and partner Sara Brand. Find out everything from her first childhood job, to the behind-the-scenes look at how she and her husband run their brewery, to what inspired her to start the fund. Check it out!
This article originally appeared on Silicon Hills In Austin, entrepreneurs get funding from a wide variety of sources to launch or accelerate a new venture. Those sources include friends, family, fools, banks, grants, incubators, angel investors, strategic partners, venture capital, private equity and other sources. A panel of funding experts gathered Wednesday afternoon in an 11th [...]
Houston TMCX event at Texas Medical Center sponsored by Ellevate Women's Network-- discussed women entrepreneurs and opportunities in Houston!
Kerry Rupp of True Wealth VC gives advice to young aspiring entrepreneurs about learning to adapt to a change in environment and network properly. She further explains what it is exactly that investors look for in coming of age startups!