LORINE PENDLETON, ESQ.
INVESTMENT PARTNER, PORTFOLIA; MEMBER, PIPELINE ANGELS; NEW YORK CHAIR, TIGER 21
Lorine Pendleton is a seasoned business development executive and attorney with extensive experience in the legal, technology and entertainment industries. She was recently named by Worth as one of the “16 Financial Powerhouses,” Marie Claire as one of the “50 Most Connected Women in America,” Medium as one of the “200 Women of Color to Follow on Twitter,” and Black Enterprise as one of the “20 Angel Investors you Should Know.” Lorine is an active angel investor who invests in and advises women and diverse-led companies. She is an Investment Partner in Portfolia, and the lead investor and General Partner in Portfolia’s Inclusion Fund.
Lorine is also a member of Pipeline Angels, an angel investing training program for women. She is on the Board of Directors of the Angel Capital Association (ACA). She is the NY Chair at TIGER 21, the premier peer-to-peer membership network for some of the most successful and ultra-high-net-worth individuals. She is a frequent speaker on the state of women and diverse entrepreneurship, angel investing and diversity at organizations to drive innovation and growth. Previously, Lorine was an attorney at Londell McMillan PC, a leading entertainment boutique law firm, where she structured and negotiated multifaceted entertainment and media deals on behalf of her clients such as Prince, Spike Lee, Ruff Ryders Records, Faith Evans, Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, and the estate of the Notorious BIG.