Angela Benton embodies inspiration. She is a businesswoman, a cancer survivor, and a mother of three. She is a pioneer of diversity in the technology industry, founding NewME, the first accelerator for minorities, which has helped entrepreneurs raise over $25 million dollars. She has been honored by Goldman Sachs’ 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs, in addition to Fast Company’s Most Influential Women In Technology, Business Insiders’ 25 Most Influential African-Americans in Technology, Marie Claire’s 50 Women Who Rule, and many more. In addition, Benton has been featured in numerous national and international media outlets including CNN’s award winning documentary series Black in America: The New Promised Land: Silicon Valley, MSNBC, Bloomberg, Inc, Forbes, and the Wall Street Journal.