About Brand

Founding General Partner of True Wealth Ventures, Dr. Sara Brand is passionate about investing in women-led businesses in consumer health and sustainable products and technologies to deliver true wealth.

July 31, 2019 – Forbes: Diversity In Venture Capital: In the U.S., It May Be Getting Worse

"After all the terrible headlines about harassment in Silicon Valley, after all the #MeToo stories, after all the well-meaning efforts, like Reid Hoffman’s Decency Pledge… the percentage of funding to women-led companies by venture capitalists in 2018 actually … fell." In this forthright article on Forbes, several high-profile female founders and VCs weigh in on why, [...]

2019-11-05T11:28:25-06:00August 8th, 2019|

July 25, 2019 – UnaliWear: Kanega LTE watch wins Best IoT Device Award at the 2019 VOICE Summit

UnaliWear is thrilled to announce that the Kanega LTE watch was awarded the Best IoT Device at the inaugural 2019 VOICE Summit awards ceremony. At the Summit awards, the voice industry recognized UnaliWear’s excellence in pushing boundaries, imagining the impossible, and solving the solvable while using voice first technology. This award showcases that the Kanega [...]

2019-11-05T15:46:35-06:00July 25th, 2019|

July 18, 2019 – Venture Forward: You Can’t Fly A Broken Plane

"It’s tough to fly a plane when you are trying to fix it. That’s the challenge three early-stage founders in Austin were facing as they launch and scale their companies. From raising money to building new products or developing a tech stack, these founders, like many others, feel as if every decision is make or [...]

2019-10-11T12:06:06-06:00July 18th, 2019|

June 12, 2019: Panelist – Venture Forward

Sara T. Brand is excited to join The Riveter and Christina Vuleta at their upcoming Venturing Salon on June 12th. This panel will feature seasoned female founders from the startup ecosystem who’ll answer questions from up-and-coming female entrepreneurs. More details here.

2019-06-20T14:12:31-06:00June 13th, 2019|

June 5, 2019: Diana International Impact Day

The Diana International Research Institute Impact Day is the first global convening of investors, accelerators, policy-makers, researchers, women entrepreneurs, and other disrupters who are dedicated to changing the landscape of financing women entrepreneurs. This culmination of the annual Diana International Research Conference will collectively explore practical solutions, develop best practices in acceleration and funding, and [...]

2019-06-19T17:04:52-06:00June 7th, 2019|

June 6, 2019 – Women Who Venture: Sara T. Brand Profile

Sara T. Brand is featured in Renata George's new profile collection on women in VC. "'Women Who Venture' features more than 100 women making investment decisions in venture capital around the world. Forget everything that you have read before and hear the real stories, not manicured by the media, about women who achieved success in [...]

2019-10-24T15:12:09-06:00June 6th, 2019|