The first diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) technology company founded by Black female entrepreneurs, Kanarys, just closed a $3 million seed round led by Zeal Capital Partners.

Co-founders Mandy Price and Star Carter launched Kanarys a couple years ago as a tech platform that allows companies to measure DEI, evaluate efforts, and optimize them. Currently they measure DEI insights on nearly 1,000 companies in the U.S. through verified employee reviews, corporate policies, and organizational data.

For today’s curation of must-read innovation and tech news, the Plug In South LA Beat, we’re discovering how the co-founders turned their firsthand workplace experiences into the largest DEI platform in the country:

Kanarys Boosts Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Platform Following $3M Seed

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