Starting Up, Reaching Out
If you’re in the business of startups in the Midwest, you’ve probably come across Candice Matthews Brackeen. As co-founder and
executive director of Hillman Accelerator, the University of Cincinnati graduate has spent the last three and a half years making sure her
investment company provides underrepresented tech-enabled startups with the mentorship, curriculum, investment, opportunities, and resources they need to scale, grow, and thrive.