When it comes to funding a start-up, the most essential — — and hardest — check to land is the extremely first one. The growth of accelerators, rolling funds, community funds, starving angels and institutional investors has actually provided creators more options than ever previously, however for women and individuals of color, access to funding continues to be […] Before TMV, Darabi spent time at The New York Times as the supervisor of social media and digital collaborations marketing. There’s an excess of capital in startupland, which could look incredibly different in the coming months. …]Article curated by RJ Shara from Source. RJ Shara is a Bay Area Radio Host (Radio Jockey) who talks about the startup ecosystem – entrepreneurs, investments, policies and more on her show The Silicon Dreams. The show streams on Radio Zindagi 1170AM on Mondays from 3.30 PM to 4 PM.