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Mixtroz poised for continued growth in 2020

Mixtroz poised for continued growth in 2020

For Bronze Valley portfolio company Mixtroz, the fourth quarter of 2019 was a whirlwind of activity, culminating with several honors for its performance to date. According to co-founder and CEO Kerry Schrader, the pace will only increase during the coming year. “As an...

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Bronze Valley welcomes new board member April Benetollo

Bronze Valley welcomes new board member April Benetollo

Bronze Valley recently added a new member to its board of directors. April Benetollo, CEO of Momentum, a program for developing leadership capabilities in executive and early-career women, was elected to the board at the end of September. “April is an outstanding...

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CDFI designation will accelerate Bronze Valley mission

CDFI designation will accelerate Bronze Valley mission

Bronze Valley was launched almost two years ago, with the mission of creating an education-to-opportunity-to-outcome pipeline for communities historically underrepresented in technology careers and in fields where innovators will create the future. One component of...

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Bronze Valley announces investments in four startups

Bronze Valley announces investments in four startups

Bronze Valley announced investments in four startup companies founded by people of color, including two companies founded by African-American women, during the 25th annual Essence Festival in New Orleans.   The announcement came on July 6 at “She. Is. Ready.”, an...

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Civic innovation panel considers Birmingham’s future

Civic innovation panel considers Birmingham’s future

“It’s about building an ecosystem that enables people to thrive,” declared Anthony Hood. “It takes partnerships between universities, the corporate community, nonprofits and elected officials. That means cooperation and, in Birmingham, we’ve never seen the level of...

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