New ways to support Black-owned businesses

July 30th, 2020

While working as an Entrepreneur-in-residence at Google from 2014 to 2016, I traveled across the country to help enhance the online presence of hundreds of Black-owned businesses. As a Black woman, entrepreneur, and Googler, supporting Black-owned businesses and Black founders is my passion. Over the past few months, we’ve seen a surge in online searches…

Expanding our support for Black founders

June 17th, 2020

As our CEO Sundar Pichai announced today, Google will invest $175 million toward economic opportunity for Black business owners, startup founders, job seekers, and developers. A part of this initiative is the inaugural Google for Startups Accelerator in the U.S: a virtual three-month program for Black founders from across the country. During the accelerator, startups…