Move comes six months after Zipes left Shopify, where she played a key role in building and leading the e-commerce powerhouse’s legal team from pre-IPO through the pandemic.
Despite 2021 being a boom year for venture capital in both the U.S. and Canada, female founders saw their share of the VC pie shrink. For Backbone Angels, this just shows there is a lot of work to be…
Backbone Angels is among the investors in T.O.-based firm's $1.7-million seed round.
Backbone Angels will focus on assisting Black and Indigenous founders as well as other business leaders of colour.