FORGE Fireside with Silvia Mah, General Partner, Stella Impact Capital


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Join Brian Ellerman, FORGE founding executive director, for lively conversations about people, programs, and ideas that advance our entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Silvia Mah is General Partner at Stella Impact Capital, a seed-stage venture fund, investing in diverse women founders building scalable startups at the intersection of deep tech & impact. Focused on "Impact with Integrity," Mah is the founder of Stella Labs, an accelerator for women-owned businesses.

The mission of Stella Labs is to inspire, equip, and propel diverse female founders to successfully launch, grow, and sustain their businesses while cultivating a thriving network of investors to increase equality for women-led startups.

Dr. Mah is the founding member of Stella Angels, a female angel investment group; president of Stella Foundation, a national conSTELLAtion of organizations and leaders walking alongside women-led businesses from startup to sale and the funders who champion them; Investment Committee member of Next Wave Impact, a social impact venture fund; an angel investor to over 120 startups who have diverse founders on the leadership team, and a founding partner of Ad Astra Ventures, that aims to "get to even" for high achieving women leaders, investors & founders.

This conversation will be pre-recorded, but all are welcome to join us for viewing events in Phoenix at the Phoenix Biosciences Core and in Tucson at the FORGE At Roy Place Hub. For the Phoenix event, Brian Ellerman will introduce the program and hold a Q&A immediately following.

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FORGE Fireside with Silvia Mah

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FORGE at Roy Place
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