Regina Gwynn

Regina Gwynn
Co-Founder
Black Women Talk Tech
Regina is the Co-Creator of Black Women Talk Tech, the largest membership organization of black women tech entrepreneurs and the only conference designed for that community. This collective has a unique understanding of the challenges faced in the technology ecosystem, but also of the advantages they can bring. Its mission is to identify, support and encourage black women to build the next billion dollar business. Regina has been named to the 100 Most Powerful Women by Entrepreneur Magazine and Top Ten Women in Tech by Essence Magazine.

Regina Gwynn launched her first tech startup in 2014 with TresseNoire, a beauty tech startup that empowers women of color to celebrate their textured hair with a personalized beauty routine that works. Its virtual beauty coach (currently in private beta) takes the guesswork out of finding the right natural hair products & services by matching your individual hair profile to a beauty regimen designed by experts (so you can get the best twist out or the perfect wash n go style the first time, every time!). Corporate retail experience includes Macy’s Inc., The Apparel Group & Monitor Group-Deloitte. MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.

Speaking in:

Sunday
January 16
12:00 pm12:30 pm
Javits North, Level 4, Room 409, Twilio Stage
With less than 2% of all monies raised by founders in 2021 going to Black and Brown founders, the road to an inclusive, diverse and equitable startup community seems long, but does it have to be? From fundraising, to corporate introductions, to term sheets, and everything in between, we take a look at new approaches to sourcing, funding and acquisitions to level out the playing field—from experts… Read more