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Jennifer Richard

Principal
Bonfire Ventures

Jennifer Richard is a Principal at Bonfire Ventures. Prior to Bonfire, Jen sourced and executed seed stage investments at Vitalize VC and Cross Culture Ventures. Before beginning her career in venture, Jen was a founding member of three venture-backed startups and saw two of them through successful acquisitions. She has been responsible for building e-commerce platforms from the ground up and has scaled online commerce to reach over 30 countries worldwide. Her expertise revolves around technical product management, global supply chain, and (most importantly) a deep understanding of customers across a variety of verticals and geographies. She has a BA from Emory University and an MBA from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. She is based out of her hometown of Los Angeles.

My Sessions

Panel: Locked Out in Lockdown

Laurel Canyon Virtual Meeting Room

Has the gap in support for female tech entrepreneurs versus their male peers increased amid a global pandemic? And has the pandemic laid bare tech’s lip service for inclusion? This panel of all-star women delve into why it’s still so hard for half the population to get their fair share of opportunity — and why […]

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