Silicon Valley upgrades culture for LGBT tech workers

October 27, 2017 9:03 pm
Written by: Financial Times

“There is no country club for LGBT entrepreneurs,” said Andres Wydler, executive director of StartOut, which has 15,000 members, provides online services and runs a tech start-up accelerator. He adds: “Access depends on human interaction . . . with people that have some commonalities, that people feel comfortable with. That is where the biggest challenge lies: because the majority of white, straight males do want to do the right thing.”