CAROLINE WILSON LAUNCHES PROMISING AFROAVENUE - A HYBRID SOCIAL MEDIA E-COMMERCE PLATFORM WITH 7 FIGURES FIRST ROUND FUNDS RAISED TO JOIN INTERNET GIANTS
|Caroline Wilson, founder of AfroAvenue
London, UK -- AfroAvenue is pleased to announce the launch of its app for its award-winning platform www.afroavenue.com Founder & CEO Caroline Wilson, the brainchild behind www.AfroAvenue.com created the website and app after securing first round funding of over $1 million from investors. Located in Tech City in London and with almost 100,000 followers across social media and a growing member base AfroAvenue.com has come a long way.
AfroAvenue.com is free to join and is a global urban social media e-commerce platform, which allows its users to connect, share, buy, sell and discover with other members of its global community. AfroAvenue.com comes at a time when diversity in tech is much needed, as so few ethnic minorities hold leadership positions in technology companies.
In the US, the figure is 17 percent while in the UK, the share is significantly lower at 2.6 percent based on a report by Colorintech. Caroline has defied incredible odds to get AfroAvenue to where it is today. Only 34 women of color globally have been able to raise over $1 million in venture funding since 2009.
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