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Venture Capital Pioneer, Arlan Hamilton, Pens Letter to Readers

In this new exclusive column for ZORA, Backstage Capital maven Arlan Hamilton and her team offer entrepreneurship, tech, and business wisdom for women of color

A portrait photo of Backstage Capital founder and CEO, Arlan Hamilton, at The 2019 MAKERS Conference on February 7, 2019.
Arlan Hamilton. Photo: Rachel Murray/Getty for MAKERS




A publication from Medium that centers the stories, poetry, essays and thoughts of women of color.

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