Female Founded Companies and their Male Investors
Thirty-eight percent of new businesses are started by women, yet they only receive two to six percent of venture capital funding. Though many entrepreneurs face daunting demands from their investors, this article details how a female-founded company faced strained relationships with her investors after a posting on social media was viewed negatively by her male investors. The article addresses the questions: What do female-founded companies do when their mission is at odds with their male investors? How much influence should investors have over your start-up?