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.

All Raise: Inaugural Women Who Venture Summit

The All Raise Inaugural Women Who Venture Summit brought together 400+ women in tech venture capital to inspire each other, create powerful connections, and accelerate the growth of new leaders in tech. The tech ecosystem helps define the ways we live, work, communicate, and see the world. We believe that together, we can build a [...]

2018-11-08T15:22:54+00:00November 8th, 2018|

IGNITE: 2nd Annual Fire Pitch Competition – October 25, 2018

2nd Annual Fire Pitch Competition - October 25, 2018 The Annual Fire Pitch Competition is an initiative to spotlight the nation’s best women-led digital health startups. They hope to build a platform that connects women entrepreneurs and strengthens the healthcare innovation ecosystem by addressing funding disparities between men and women. Fire Pitch Competition is held in [...]

2018-11-08T15:21:53+00:00October 26th, 2018|

Speaker: Leveraging Gender Diversity for Financial Gain | San Antonio Startup Week

San Antonio Startup week is a celebration of entrepreneurs and local leaders in the San Antonio area. Kerry Rupp spoke on the panel, "Leveraging Gender Diversity for Financial Gain". In study after study, companies with more gender diverse teams have been shown to outperform financially. Yet the funding levels for women-led startups are still abysmal [...]

2018-10-18T14:34:44+00:00October 24th, 2018|

Speaker: Women Entrepreneurship Week at Texas State University

Women Entrepreneurship Week: WEW 2018 celebrated on six continents More than 100 universities and colleges are planning to hold a Women Entrepreneurship Week event on their campus during the designated week, October 13 – 20, 2018. Institutions on six continents have joined the WEW movement, and the list continues to grow. Read about the upcoming WEW [...]

2018-10-01T16:18:33+00:00October 20th, 2018|

Roundtable: Inc 5000, October 18

The Inc.5000 Conference & Gala is an annual three day event that brings the nation's brightest, most successful business minds together to celebrate the remarkable achievements of the companies that appear on Inc. magazine's prestigious ranking of America's fastest-growing privately held companies. Expect to be inspired by an unprecedented line-up of business experts from companies [...]

2018-10-11T10:46:22+00:00October 19th, 2018|

Chicago Venture Summit October 2-3, 2018

On October 2nd and 3rd, top investors from across the country come Chicago to meet the best venture-backed companies in the Midwest. The fourth Chicago Venture Summit is the city’s flagship venture capital conference which brings together local, regional, national and international investors and Chicago’s leading entrepreneurs and industry leaders.

2018-10-11T10:11:50+00:00October 11th, 2018|

Speaker: Intro to Fundraising for Women AMA | The Capital Factory

Capital Factory is hosting an Intro to Fundraising for Women AMA + Happy Hour in honor of Women's month. The Capital Factory is "the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas" and brings the Texas startup community together through events that are engaging and connecting. Sara T. Brand spoke at this event.

2018-10-11T10:13:13+00:00October 10th, 2018|

October 2nd, 2018: Speaker – Venture Forum at the 2018 Kayo Women’s Investing Conference

The Inaugural Women’s Venture Forum united women investors in venture capital for a half-day of networking and content. The programming was tailored to VCs covering topics such as fundraising, micro-VCs, sector themes, partnerships/JVs and term sheets. The Forum provided networking and business development opportunities for attendees, including breakfast with roundtable moderators, speed-networking, and a coffee reception. See more about the [...]

2018-05-18T14:09:13+00:00October 3rd, 2018|