Widening the funnel: Orlando investors, tech groups take a closer look at minority-owned startups

Before he even started, Bryan Young knew the difficulties he’d face landing investment in his startup. 

The CEO and co-founder of Orlando-based automated intelligence mortgage firm Home Lending Pal Inc. was aware of the statistics that showed minority founders get less investment. Plus, Young had just moved from Miami to Orlando in April, when he began seeking investors. Being in a new city during a pandemic put another hurdle in his fundraising path. Read more here.