Will help expand on groups’ past successes creating access to capital for regional startups, entrepreneurial community.
“Access Ventures and Render Capital have already made huge strides in improving access to capital and building a more inclusive economy both regionally and nationally. I am excited to join this dynamic, forward-thinking team and to collaborate with them as we work to open more doors for entrepreneurs of all backgrounds.”
“The Render Capital team never ceases to impress our community with their ability to create and support unique initiatives benefiting entrepreneurs in our region. Working together with Patrick, we are expecting great things from this team and know that there will be so many entrepreneurs in our region that will benefit from what they are doing locally.”
Bryce Butler, Managing Director of Access Ventures.
“As both Render Capital and Access Ventures continue to evolve, we are excited to collaborate with more funding partners in the community and around the U.S. to unlock capital for startups. Together, these corporate partnerships will help expand access to capital throughout the region and continue putting Louisville on the map for our entrepreneurial community.”
Marigrace Ragsdale, Senior Associate, Render Capital.
About Access Ventures Access Ventures, a Louisville, KY-based private operating foundation, is working to initiate systemic change in communities that results in a more inclusive and creative economy: an economy that functions for all people, and in which everyone is valued. Recognized as a leading voice in values and mission-aligned investing, Access Ventures offers a one-pocket approach that is working to change the way the world invests. Learn more at http://accessventures.org.
About Render Capital Render Capital is a Louisville, KY-based investment firm focused on deploying a capital strategy that boosts the regional entrepreneurial ecosystem by investing in the best startups in our region. We envision a robust and thriving regional economy where entrepreneurs see Louisville and Southern Indiana as a place they can find appropriate risk capital necessary for them to start and grow. Render Capital is a regional fund of Access Ventures. Learn more at http://render.capital.