Porter Braswell

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jopwell

Porter Braswell is Co-founder and CEO of Jopwell (www.Jopwell.com), the diversity recruitment platform connecting Black, Latino/Hispanic, and Native American professionals and students to top jobs and internships. Named among Inc magazine’s “30 Under 30 Most Dynamic Young Founders In America” in 2016, Braswell began his career on the foreign exchange sales desk at Goldman Sachs in New York City, where he met Jopwell Co-founder Ryan Williams. Braswell graduated from Yale University and is the author of Yes, You Can - The Secrets Revealed for How to Get into and Succeed at America’s Top Universities. Jopwell was part of the Y Combinator summer2015 batch and has raised more than $4 million in seed funding from investors including Magic Johnson Enterprises, Andreessen Horowitz, Kapor Capital, Omidyar Network, Rothenberg Ventures, and Valar Ventures.