2017 ABJ Profiles in Power Winner

Founding General Partner Sara Brand is the 2017 ABJ Profiles in Power winner and is honored as one of the most influential women in Austin!

August 25th, 2017|

Speaker: Capital Factory Women in Tech Summit 2017

Capital Factory welcomes you to our first annual Women In Tech Summit on August 23rd, 2017! The Summit will bring together the most influential, and inspiring entrepreneurs, investors, and tech executives in Texas for a half-day summit. The collective mission is to empower women in the tech industry through insightful panels, discussions, and networking in [...]

August 23rd, 2017|

Speaker: IC² Institute FASTFORWARD Aftercare Event

True Wealth Ventures General Partner Kerry Rupp delivered the mentor presentation to Cohort 1 at the July 2017 FastFoward 'Aftercare' session hosted by The University of Texas at Austin's IC² Institute and the City of Austin. Launched in 2016, FASTFORWARD is an Austin-based entrepreneur training program that invests in the growth of Austin’s small businesses. [...]

July 18th, 2017|

Judge: 2017 National Cleantech University Prize Business Plan Competition

True Wealth Ventures General Founding Partner Sara Brand judged the 2017 National Cleantech University Prize Business Plan Competition. Clean energy student entrepreneurs were selected across 8 regional collegiate competitions and competed for the national prize. Launched in 2015, Cleantech UP aims to inspire and support cleantech student entrepreneurs nationwide. The Cleantech UP National Competition is [...]

June 27th, 2017|

Judge: Smart Cities Startup Challenge

The 2017 Smart Cities Startup Challenge took place as a part of the larger event; Smart Cities Connect Conference and Expo. True Wealth Ventures Founding General Partner Dr. Sara Brand judged 10 finalists during the final pitch competition. The Smart Cities Connect Conference and Expo takes place in over 200 cities, and brings city leadership [...]

June 27th, 2017|

Judge: Woman’s Way Business Awards

True Wealth Ventures is proud and ecstatic to judge at the Women’s Way Business Awards this year! The Woman’s Way Business Awards are the only business awards for woman-owned and -led businesses in Austin. Austin Woman, the only free publication exclusively for and about Austin’s working women, wanted to celebrate the significance and influential achievements [...]

May 5th, 2017|

Speaker: ATX Aging & Innovation Summit

True Wealth Ventures General Partner Kerry Rupp will be a speaker for ATX Aging & Innovation Summit! The ATX Aging & Innovation Summit will include entrepreneurs, academics, practitioners and investors who will talk about trends and showcase some of the most significant innovations in the aging/tech space. In addition, there will be a dynamic meeting for entrepreneurs [...]

May 5th, 2017|

Participants: Grand Opening of the Blackstone LaunchPad

True Wealth Ventures participated in the grand opening of the Blackstone LaunchPad, a dynamic new interdisciplinary entrepreneurship program designed to support and mentor aspiring UT entrepreneurs – students, faculty, and staff– regardless of major, experience or discipline. UT students and the UT community are able to explore entrepreneurship at their own pace and to establish an [...]

April 13th, 2017|

Speakers: 2017 Dallas Startup Week

True Wealth Ventures General Founding Partner Sara Brand spoke at the Dallas Startup Week along with other investors, talking about deal points of early stage venture deals with knowledgeable founders. Vela Wood live streamed the panel, and you can view the video here: https://www.facebook.com/velawood/videos/1243298262386190/ Dallas Startup Week is a free, five-day celebration of our community that [...]

April 4th, 2017|

Judge: SBA hosts InnovateHER: Mar. 31, 2017

March 31st 2017 Austin, Texas True Wealth Ventures MBA fellow Ashley Hemphill judges the InnovateHER 2017 challenge in Austin, Texas.  Info on past InnovateHER events: Women are in the workforce now more than ever, a number that is close to surpassing that of men. Gender equality is not simply about getting a woman a spot [...]

April 1st, 2017|