The Cackle: Episode #41
Fundraising and Opportunity in Venture Capital
SPECIAL GUEST: Candice Matthews Brackeen, General Partner at Lightship Capital
AIRED ON: Wednesday, January 6th on Facebook Live or Twitter at 10:30 am EST
Candice Matthews Brackeen, General Partner at Lightship Capital, joins The Cackle to discuss fundraising and opportunity in venture capital.
Candice Brackeen is the General Partner of Lightship, the Cincinnati based venture capital fund. Lightship Capital works to support of underrepresented, early-stage, transformational businesses. Candice was recently named one of Entrepreneur’s 100 Powerful Women for leading the launch of Lightship Capital’s $50 million fund this year — Cincinnati’s largest yet.
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Each week on The Cackle, we highlight small businesses, startups, and people who have an impact on communities across the Midwest. We explore a wide range of topics relating to the vibrancy of local economies, including: entrepreneurial journeys, economic trends found in our research, the challenges facing small businesses and startups face, and the importance of building a diverse and inclusive community.