About The Speaker
General Partner at Backstage Capital. Christie Pitts is an early-stage investor at Backstage Capital and co-founder of Backstage Studio, where she leads Backstage’s global Accelerator program. In addition to her role leading Accelerator, Christie is a General Partner at Backstage Capital. She joined Backstage in August 2017, and went on to assist in sourcing and investing in more than 80 startups led by underrepresented (women, people of color, and LGBTQ) founders, helping to bring the firm’s total investment portfolio to more than 150 companies.