Gee, Male: Using My Inbox As a Window To Gender Bias

If you can’t see it, you can’t be it. That’s why role models and representation is so important in changing the ratios of tech as we seek to build a more inclusive community that resembles society, and not our industry stereotypes. Last night I attended an AllRaiseevent where table discussion included male and female venture capitalists noting the differences in gender breakdown of their inbound dealflow. You can guess how it skews, no surprises here. We track our own gender stats at Homebrew and while we invest in female founders 3–5x more than the industry average, we know that as a two man fund, we don’t fully represent the transformation that we hope to help assist.

You’ll find me @homebrew , Seed Stage Venture Fund w @satyap . Previously made products at YouTube, Google & SecondLife. Married to @cbarlerin .

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