In the US, female-led startups receive just 7% of all venture capital funding. A 2013 study out of MIT found that pitches delivered by men were 60 to 70% more likely to be funded than pitches delivered by women, even when the content of the pitch was exactly the same.
Her friends call her “people person”. Stephanie gives the entrepreneur the sensation that they can realize great things just because you trust them. We have an opportunity that equally female and male will have the same chance. I wish great success to Stephanie as a VC with heart, gut and results centric decisions.