Why Solo Female Founders are Overlooked, Investing Early in LATAM, and Getting the Pope on Twitter with Claire Díaz-Ortiz
The Consumer VC episode 171 with Claire Díaz-Ortiz
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Our guest today on The Consumer VC podcast is Claire Díaz-Ortiz, who is a venture capitalist and author of 9 books including “Twitter for Good” and “Design Your Day” and is based in Argentina.
She was one of the early employees at Twitter who has been dubbed "The Woman Who Got the Pope on Twitter." She was also named one of the “100 Most Creative People in Business” by Fast Company.
In this conversation we discuss:
The early days of blogs and the rise of social
Why women solo founders are overlooked by venture capitalists
Innovation and opportunity in LATAM
What is most misunderstood about LATAM
What she likes to see in a pitch
Her thoughts on the future of social
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