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Michael B. Jordan, Serena Ventures, MaC Venture Capital Partner To Give HBCU-Bred Founders A Chance To Win $1M

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Nine Caribbean Americans Making Their Mark On The Global Tech Space

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9 (More) Caribbean Diaspora Members Making Their Mark In Global Tech

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Founded by Blue Origin veterans, Starfish Space raises $7M for satellite servicing tug

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Xona Space Systems fully funds GPS-alternative demo mission

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Corporate boards still aren’t diverse enough

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There are many misconceptions about Africa; Platform Capital’s Africa Walk is changing that

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Visiting US investors explore business opportunities in Nigeria

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Investors don’t expect the US startup funding market to slow down

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Funding To Black Startup Founders Quadrupled In Past Year, But Remains Elusive

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18 investors and VC firms funding innovative startups in the creator economy and influencer industry

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Growing the MaC Family — Welcoming Haley Farnsworth

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Sneak pic: A close-up of new ‘anti-selfie’ Poparazzi app and the future of digital photo-sharing

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WATCH: Harlem Capital Juneteenth Event

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Podcast: Marlon Nichols — MaC Ventures

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VCs boost investment in Black- and Latinx-owned fintechs

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Growing the MaC Family — Welcoming Zhenni Liu

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The funding gap for Black founders of social apps

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BLCK VC: Board Service on Venture-Backed Companies

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Unlocking Satellite Internet Capacity for the Whole World

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How majority Black VC firm MaC Venture Capital raised a $110 million fund: A founding managing partner outlines the firm’s journey

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Four strategies for getting attention from investors

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Constructing a Venture Fund Portfolio Model

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Closing on $110M, MaC VC is changing the face of venture capital

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MaC Venture Capital Closes $110M Fund Aimed at Diverse Founders

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MaC Venture Capital’s founders on their $110 million inaugural fund

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MaC Venture Capital Raises Inaugural $110 Million Seed Fund

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MaC Venture Capital Raises Its First Fund Of $110M To Invest In Seed-Stage Companies

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MaC Venture Capital Raises a $110M Inaugural Fund to Invest in Visionary Tech Leaders Building the Future

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Majority Black venture capital firm announces $110 million fund to invest in entrepreneurs of color

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MaC Venture Capital Announces $110 Million in Inaugural Funding

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March Forth: Changing the Game in Venture Capital

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How do you pitch yourself to an investor? The essentials of talking to investors by Alyson DeNardo

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Marlon Nichols x Just Go Grind Podcast

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MaC Venture Capital Raises a $110M Inaugural Fund to Invest in Founders Building the Future We Want to See

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America’s Best Startup Employers

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How VC Investor Marlon Nichols Went From The Basketball Court To The Boardroom

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Normalizing venture capitalism in the Black community

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Stoke Space aims to take reusable rockets to new heights with $9M seed

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Culture as Currency with Marlon Nichols, Managing Partner at MaC Venture Capital

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Black Venture Capitalists Look to Even the Playing Field With Diverse Investors

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Stoke Space raises $9.1 million to create a new breed of reusable upper-stage rockets

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Foot Locker CEO explains why the sneaker industry should lead the way in diversity and inclusion as the retailer rolls out its own five-year plan to help mitigate the problem

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Marlon Nichols will discuss how to secure seed funding at TechCrunch Early Stage 2021

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How to Identify Tomorrow’s Trends Today | The Confident Investor

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MaC Venture Capital Founders Featured on the Forbes Next 1000 2021

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53 Black founders and investors to watch in 2021

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Finesse is LIVE | News Roundup

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Getting Funded: How VCs + Investors Support Diverse Startup Founders | Non-Obvious Diversity Summit

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G2 Featured as the #1 eSports Organization of 2020

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10 VCs say interactivity, regulation and independent creators will reshape digital media in 2021

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G2’s Ambitious Adidas Partnership Aims To Shake Up Esports In 2021

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2020 Year In Review

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Venture Unlocked Episode 15 – Marlon Nichols

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Goldman Sachs’ Launch With GS Announces Investment in MaC Venture Capital I

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The Women We Admire and their Favorite Woman-Led Brands to Shop, Gift, and Support

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Elevator Pitch Ep. 8: ‘Imagine If Jimi Hendrix and Beethoven Got Together for an Epic Jam’

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SALT Talks: Marlon Nichols | Managing Parter, MaC Venture Capital

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2020 Esports Awards Honors G2 Esports as the Esports Organization of the Year

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14 books that help founders do everything better, recommended by 10 successful VCs

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Top 7 Black-Owned Venture Capital Firms You Should Know About

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Marlon Nichols’ Journey Into Venture Capital

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Elevator Pitch Ep. 1: What Could You Build With Another $500,000?

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Building Equity in Entrepreneurship | Milken Institute 2020 Global Conference

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A Bet on Betty Labs and the Future of Sports Audio

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Crunchbase data shows dismal funding landscape for Black and Latinx founders

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Formative | Asynchronous Learning: The Key to Equity

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The State of Tech & Culture: The Gaming Takeover

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Apply Now | Revolution’s Rise of the Rest virtual tour is investing $2M in Black founders

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Listen Here: The StartUp to ScaleUp Game Plan x Marlon Nichols

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Techstars KC doubles down on virtual demo day with 1-minute pitches, Brad Feld panel

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Marlon Nichols x No Bull Business’ #ImaLittleBuzzed on Diversity and Inclusion

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Watch | Closing the Venture Capital Investment Gap to Drive Innovation

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‘Diversity is an Interesting Thing’: MaC Venture Capital’s Marlon Nichols on ‘Diversity Theater’ and What He’ll Do with New Funds

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CTA Invests in Entertainment Tech Fund as Part of $10 Million Diversity Initiative

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MaC Venture Capital on the TechCrunch List, a founder-friendly directory of first check and lead VCs

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Listen Here | Marlon Nichols on the I’m a Little Buzzed Podcast

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MaC VC Founder Salon | The Intersection of Technology and Media

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The Redlining of Black Corporate America

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How do you make VC more diverse? Maybe start with the training schemes

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Opportunity missed: Why there are no Black CEOs on this year’s Disruptor 50 list

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Listen Here | Marlon Nichols on Investing in Cultural Trends on the Be Atento Podcast

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News Digest | June 5, 2020

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Venture firms rush to find ways to support Black founders and investors

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We’re Tired

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Listen Here | Marlon Nichols on the Season Premiere of the Founder Clinic Podcast

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Platform Capital Commits to US based venture capital fund, MaC Venture Capital

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Listen Here | Marlon Nichols on The Road Untraveled Podcast

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Watch | Marlon Nichols x Black Angels Miami

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BMW teams up with 5 global esports teams in a brand alliance

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‘You Haven’t Seen The Pain’ Yet | Marlon Nichols in Protocol

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Watch Here | Raising Venture Capital Funding During COVID-19 Webinar

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Registration Now Open | Raising Venture Capital Funding During COVID-19 Webinar

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Listen Here: MaC Partner, Alyson DeNardo on The Female Founder Podcast

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Goldman Sachs Seeks to Help Black and LatinX Founders Accelerate their Growth

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Guidelines for Managing Through This Pandemic and Economic Downturn

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Launching Threads: Making work (from home) more inclusive

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Marlon Nichols, Investing in The Future For The Rest Of America

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Launch With GS Black and Latinx Entrepreneur Cohort

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From Europe to America, G2 Esports’ brash frontman Ocelote is building an empire

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MaC Venture Capital and Goldman Sachs’ Launch With GS Invite You: Founder Salon, Los Angeles

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Deconstructing the Pipeline Myth and the Case for More Diverse Fund Managers

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Kobe Bryant Brought Competitive Drive to His Investing Career

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LA tech industry mourns Kobe Bryant

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Listen Here: MaC VC Managing GP, Marlon Nichols on the Founder Fundamentals podcast

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LA Venture Podcast features MaC VC General Partner, Mike Palank

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These Designers Created a Pan That Is Able to Replace Most of Your Cookware by Itself

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Entrepreneurs, Execs + Investors Talk Breaking Barriers In Tech For Code In Color | REVOLT Summit

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Increasing Latinx Representation in Venture: Welcoming Nuria Santamaria Wolfe to MaC VC

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This former Apple designer is taking on Amazon’s Twitch with $146 million and Fox’s backing

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FanAI Closes $8M Series A Investment Led By Japanese Trading House Marubeni

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Where LA’s Top Consumer VCs are looking to invest

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Marlon Nichols Joined other leading VCs as TechCrunch Battlefield Judge

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Marlon Nichols, Icon Mann

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The State of Tech & Culture: Conscious Consumer

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Moving Up Podcast featuring MaC VC’s Marlon Nichols

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In the Arena, featuring Marlon Nichols

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A focus on diversity reaps rewards for this Los Angeles investor

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Blueland launches with a suite of eco-friendly cleaning supplies designed to reduce plastic waste

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Voiceflow, which allows anyone to make voice apps without coding, raises $3.5 million

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Marlon Nichols named to Aspioneer’s Revoltionary CEO’s, 2019

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Angel/Evelyn – Yumi

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Rodney – LISNR/Solo Funds

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Matt – Gimlet Media

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Leandrew – Hingeto

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Justin – Ready Responders

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Diishan – Mayvenn

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Delane – PlayVS

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Chris – Wonderschool

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Marlon – Cross Culture VC

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Mike – Catalyte

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Cross Culture VC

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Mellisa – Mahmee

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Within Co-Founder Chris Milk on the Biggest Challenges of Augmented and Virtual Reality Storytelling

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Use sensors on ride-share vehicles to better address pressing urban issues, like pollution levels, pavement condition, and street lighting

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The Shifting World of Auto Sales

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500 Startups announced Cross Culture Ventures Scholarship

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Steven Wolfe Pereira Joins Encantos As CEO

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#CultureHouse19 during SXSW

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PitchBook: 27 Black founders and investors to watch in 2019

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PlayVS named one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies

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mSurvey secures Proparco Investment

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Talking Entrepreneurship and Culture at 36|86

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Good ol’ boys network, meet black girl magic: Black, female entrepreneurs are changing Silicon Valley

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2018 in Review

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NASDAQ premiers new show “The Breakthrough” with guest Marlon Nichols

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Marlon Nichols featured on the cover of The Jamaica Observer

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Out of $85 Billion in VC Funding Last Year, Only 2.2 Percent Went to Female Founders. And Every Year, Women of Color Get Less Than 1 Percent of Total Funding.

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Good Money raises $30M for first consumer owned digital bank

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Cross Culture Ventures co-founder, Troy Carter, speaks at Business Insider’s Ignition

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Capitol Music Group Hosts Inaugural ‘Capitol Royale’ Creativity and Innovation Marathon In Los Angeles

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PlayVS raises $30.5 million for high school esports platform

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Airspace Technologies Raises $20M to Scale Its Logistics Business

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Silicon Valley investors connect with their African counterparts at DEMO Africa 2018 in Morocco

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High school students can now opt for e-sports and traditional sports

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Solo Funds Sees Exponential Growth

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Cross Culture VC Profiled on the Front Page of SFV Business Journal, One VC Fund’s Diverse Focus

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Negotiating the terms with Cross Culture VC’s Jennifer Richard

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Cross Culture & Catalyte featured in the Daily Record

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Grocers Shrug Off Amazon Threat — WSJ

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The state of black women getting funding in 2018

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Startup Grind’s VC Corner with Marlon Nichols, Cross Culture Ventures

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Forbes: Marlon Nichols Is Changing The Face of Venture Capital

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innovation in and for untapped communities

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Business Insider: 30 AND UNDER: Rising star in LA tech

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I’m Transitioning from Start-Ups into Venture. Here are 3 Reasons Why

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The future of mobile payments & commerce-as-a-service at NRFTech 2018

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Cross Culture VC takes Stage at NRFTech 2018

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Breaking into Startups: Venture Capital Deep Dive w/ Cross Culture Ventures’ Co-Founder Marlon Nichols

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Marlon Nichols, 2018 ADCOLOR Honoree

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PlayVS raises $15M to bring esports to high schools

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SUZY RYOO NAMED 100 INFLUENTIAL ASIAN AMERICAN ALONG W/ THE ROCK, CONSTANCE WU & JUSTIN CHON

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shut-up-and-dribble!

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Snapshot: Cross Culture Ventures at 3 years

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Cross Culture Ventures 2018 Summer Intership

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Cross Culture Ventures is Heading to SXSW2018

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Marlon Nichols 2018 SXSW MVMT50 Innovator of the Year Honoree

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20 Diverse Influencers to Watch in 2018

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Nichols & Carter recognized by PitchBook, 25 black founders and VCs to watch in 2018

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Marlon Nichols featured in Cornell University Enterprise Magazine

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Catalyte Raises $27M in Series A Funding; Acquires Surge to Accelerate U.S. Onshoring Opportunities

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Catalyte Raises $27M and Acquires Surge to Accelerates U.S. Onshoring

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AfroTech to feature five top VCs in inaugural investor AMA

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Jenny Wall, Former Hulu and Netflix Exec, Joins Gimlet Media as CMO

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The State of Tech & Culture, Culture A$ Currency

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USC ATHENA: Building a Strong Community of Women

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A Conversation Between Troy Carter and Mark Ein

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The Capitalization Table Decomposed

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State of Tech & Culture: UNperfect Parent

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Troy Carter Talks Navigating Tech Through the Hip-Hop Lens

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Marlon Nichols, A Techweek 100 Winner

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Black Fellowship Students Headed From HBCUs to VC Boardrooms

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Cross Culture Ventures Leading The Charge On Developing Young VCs

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One Reason Black Founders Don’t Get Enough Funding? Black VCs Don’t, Either

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Silicon Valley’s blind spots are costing venture capitalists huge opportunities

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Welcome to #LongLA

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Responsibilities and expectations for various roles within a VC firm

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“In Residence”, changing the face of venture capital & tech

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Suzy Ryoo Joins Latest Kauffman Fellows Class

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Marlon Nichols Honored as a Culture Creator

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Marlon Nichols, 2017 Culture Creator Honoree

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UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP, REPLYYES TO SELL TICKETS WITH CHATBOTS

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Music And Investing Tidbits Through The Career Of Troy Carter

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UNperfect Parents are Smart Parents

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New VC in Residence Program Showcases Miami’s Growing Interest in Entrepreneurship

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NPR: An intimate conversation with Troy Carter

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Tech, Beats & Bytes with Marlon Nichols

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What would a venture capitalist say about that? Startups get a chance to find out

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Disrupting Venture Capital: VC in Residence Miami

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MLT Rising Leader Spotlight – Trevor Thomas-Uribe

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Forbes: Choosing The Right Investor: More Science Than Art

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CAN HE UNLOCK THE $9 BILLION WEAVE MARKET?

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Creating from the Edge: Tech and Culture Collide

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“The only woman in the room”​ & how to change that by 2186

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Pitchbook: 28 black founders and investors making an impact in tech

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ReplyYes Raises $6.5M Series A to Bring E-Commerce Over Mobile Messaging Platform to Leading Brands

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Hustlers Make the Best Entrepreneurs

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Cross Culture Ventures & DBL discuss impact investing & trends

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CNBC “On The Money” talks with Thrive Market co-CEO, Nick Green

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Huffington Post: Cross Culture Ventures betting on on culture

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Fortune Magazine: Investing through the lens of culture

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Can fintech startups coexist with banks

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Building the Future Radio Show Interview with Marlon Nichols

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Disney’s Black-ish exclusively on Afrostream in France

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Troy Carter talks creativity, entrepreneurship, & investing with Mandella SH

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Afrostream begins its international rollout in Africa, now available in 28 countries

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Marlon Nichols Joins ShotTracker’s Board of Directors

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mSurvey gets its own case study at MIT

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Cross Culture joined SMASHD in Atlanta to Launch the Culture & Code Tour

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Fortune: How Troy Carter Became A Silicon Valley Force

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Cross Culture Ventures Is Changing the VC Game by Putting Culture First

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The Mag: Havas Profiles Our James Andrews, CEO of SMASHD Group

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Mayvenn & Essence Collaborate For “Men Attempt To Do Black Womens’ Hair”

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Behind the Brilliance with Marlon Nichols

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Cross Culture Ventures portco, mSurvey wants to solve Africa’s data challenge. Here’s how

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Cross Culture Ventures Co-Founder Troy Carter named to Oprah’s Super Soul 100

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Airtel and other mSurvey’s Customers Speak

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Afrostream to introduce more African movies and series in France with Bouygues Telecom

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Marlon Nichols talked with Founders Network about the intersection of global culture and consumer behavior.

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Vator.tv chats with Cross Culture Ventures founding partner, Marlon Nichols

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Skurt: How Technology May Enable Suburban Living

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Meet Diishan Imira, the Black Hair King of Silicon Valley

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Havas’ Global chief executive, Andrew Benett, discusses the group’s new venture with Atom Factory: the SMASHD Group.

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Cross Culture Ventures warmly welcomes James Andrews to the Atom Factory family.

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Cross Culture Ventures co-founder & general partner, Troy Carter, talks with Forbes about disruption, hustle, & the secrets to smart investing.

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Cross Culture Ventures general partner, Troy Carter, tapped by Spotify to head artist relations.

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Who Said Black Founders Can’t Build a Billion Dollar Company?

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Cultural Investing at Startup Grind Global 2016

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Beyoncé, Kale, and the Event Merch Opportunity

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From Jamaica to Europe to Silicon Valley: Crossing Cultures with Venture Capitalist Marlon Nichols

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Investing Millions in Companies Led by Black Men

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Webinar: Startup Fundraising 101

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Diversity in Tech Startups Front and Center at Upfront Summit 2016

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Marlon Nichols Recognized for Spearheading Change in Tech Investing

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Gimlet Media Joins the Cross Culture Ventures Family

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Interview with CCV Partner Troy Carter: ‘Winter Always Comes’

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Lady Gaga’s Longtime Manager Troy Carter Now Cultivating New Tech Talent

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Culture is Product Management

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Silicon Valley VCs Visit Durham to Talk Opportunity for “Culturally-Driven” Startups

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HBCUMade: Interview With Trevor Thomas, Partner at Cross Culture Ventures

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Viacom, Afrostream Ink Content Partnership

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Afrostream Signs Multi-Year Deal With Sony Pictures Television

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Mayvenn raises $10 million for its hair extension empire

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Thrive Market Brings Much Needed Jobs and Healthy Food to the Midwest With Opening of Second Warehouse

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Darden Alum Employs Wall Street Tactics to Help Americans in Debt

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Troy Carter’s SMASHD Labs accelerator selects first batch of startups

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Marlon Nichols Brings Cultural Investing Narrative to the Mainstage

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Troy Carter speaks at TechCrunch Disrupt

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Marlon Nichols named to “40 under 40: Tech Diversity Silicon Valley”

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Cross Culture Ventures Partner, Troy Carter tapped to join Shark Tank

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Marlon Nichols presented at the first annual Tech Inclusion Conference

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