Brianne Kimmel

Brianne Kimmel

Brianne Kimmel is an angel investor and the founder of Work Life Ventures.

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September 12, 1988
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Ukraine
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Youngstown, Ohio
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September 10, 2019

At the helm of the new fund, Kimmel joins a small group of solo female general partners
Work Life CEO Brianne Kimmel raises $5M in Venture round.
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Brianne graduated from Kent State University, School of Journalism and Mass Communications in the top 1% of her class, and was nominated by staff and peers for Student Leader of the Year and Junior Leader of the Year. Kimmel heavily participated in student entrepreneurship activities on campus and developed multiple entrepreneurship opportunity programs.

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Kimmel also describes herself as a "#1 fan, proud mom, old grandma" of the internet meme, "It is what it is." The meme, represented by a lips emoji with two eyes emoji surrounding it, originated on TikTok. It eventually transitioned to Twitter and was popularized by a "diverse, ragtag group of young technologists tired of the status quo tech industry." Those who included the emojis in their Twitter profile werebecame invitedmembers intoof a private group.

Attention from the meme wasgenerated directedattention to raising money for causes benefiting racial injustice. Itiswhatitis has a unique URL, which seems to be represented by jumbled letters, numbers, and symbols on a traditional computer browser,. howeverHowever, the domain is the result of a Punycode converter, which converts symbolscharacters like emojis into text. Itiswhatitis.fm raised over $200,000 for three causes: Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund, The Okra Project, and The Innocence Project. Other notable publications and figures endorsing itiswhatitis included Forbes, Andrew Chen of Andressen Horowitz, and The Independent.

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Kent State University
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2019

Work Life Ventures is founded by BriannaBrianne Kimmel
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2019

Work Life Ventures is founded by Brianna Kimmel
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Kimmel went on to found WorklifeWork Life Ventures in 2019, a venture capital and private equity firm that focuses on investing in tools and services for improving the work lives of employed individuals. The firm makes investment decisions within 24-48 hours for startups that are actively raising.

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May 26, 2020

The office is obsolete. And that's a good thing | Brianne Kimmel

April 16, 2020

Brianne Kimmel and designer Fiona Carty create an online virtual Silicon Valley amidst 'Stay at Home' orders .
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Itiswhatitis has a unique URL, which seems to be represented by jumbled letters, numbers, and symbols on a traditional computer browser. The domain is the result of a punycode converter, which converts symbols like emojis into text.

Attention from the meme was directed to raising money for causes benefiting racial injustice. Itiswhatitis has a unique URL, which seems to be represented by jumbled letters, numbers, and symbols on a traditional computer browser, however, the domain is the result of a Punycode converter, which converts symbols like emojis into text. Itiswhatitis.fm raised over $200,000 for three causes: Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund, The Okra Project, and The Innocence ProjectThe Innocence Project. Other notable publications and figures endorsing itiswhatitis included Forbes, Andrew ChenAndrew Chen of Andressen HorowitzAndressen Horowitz, and The IndependentThe Independent.

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itiswhatitis has a unique URLURL, which seems to be represented by jumbled letters, numbers, and symbols on a traditional computer browser. However, it is worth noting that the domain is actually registered to a set of emoji's that represent an internet meme trend, coined on TikTok, shown below:

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Brianne Kimmel publicly endorsed itiswhatitis.fm, an internet meme inspired Think Tank focused on raising money for causes benefiting racial injustice. itiswhatitis.fm has raised over $200,000 for three causes: Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund, The Okra Project, and The Innocence ProjectInnocence Project. Other notable publications and figures endorsing itiswhatitis include Forbes, Andrew Chen of Andressen Horowitz, and The Independent.

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Kimmel pioneered a program, for women, in low-income communities while at Kent State that was adopted by student-run non-profit organizations. Initially, she taught the program herself in: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; New Orleans, LouisianaLouisiana; and various locations throughout Northeast Ohio before graduating.

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Brianne Kimmel publicly endorsed itiswhatitis.fm, an internet meme inspired Think Tank focused on raising money for causes benefiting racial injustice. itiswhatitis.fm has raised over $200,000 for three causes: Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund, The Okra Project, and The Innocence Project. Kimmel has listedOther thisnotable aspublications aand workfigures experienceendorsing labeleditiswhatitis "#1include fanForbes, proudAndrew momChen of Andressen Horowitz, oldand [grandmaThe emoji]Independent."

itiswhatitis has a unique URL, which seems to be represented by jumbled letters, numbers, and symbols on a traditional computer browser. However, it is worth noting that the domain is actually registered to a set of emoji's that represent an internet meme trend, coined on TikTok, shown below:

itiswhatitis.fm can be found in the browser using these emojis followed by ".fm"
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Kimmel pioneered a program, for women, in low-income communities while at Kent State that was adopted by student-run non-profit organizations. Initially, she taught the program herself in: Santo DomingoSanto Domingo, Dominican Republic; New OrleansNew Orleans, LouisiannaLouisiana; and various locations throughout Northeast Ohio before graduating.

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Brianne Kimmel endorsed itiswhatitis.fm, an internet meme inspired Think Tank focused on raising money for causes benefiting racial injustice. itiswhatitis.fm has raised over $200,000 for three causes: Loveland Foundation Therapy Fund, The Okra Project, and The Innocence Project. Kimmel has listed this as a work experience labeled "#1 fan, proud mom, old [grandma emoji]."

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Now, Kimmel has founded Worklife Ventures, a venture capital and private equity firm that focuses on investing in tools and services for improving the work lives of employed individuals. Additionally, Kimmel has a strong focus on serving non-profits and causes she deems worthwhile on a personal and professional level, as noted in her public support, on LinkedIn, for itiswhatitis.fm, an internet ThinkTank, inspired by recent global events and TikTokTikTok trends.

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Kimmel pioneered a program, for women, in low-income communities while at Kent State that was adopted by student-run non-profit organizations. Initially, she taught the program herself in: Santo DomingoSanto Domingo, Dominican Republic; New Orleans, Louisianna; and various locations throughout Northeast Ohio before graduating.

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Now, Kimmel has founded Worklife Ventures, a venture capital and private equity firm that focuses on investing in tools and services for improving the work lives of employed individuals. Additionally, Kimmel has a strong focus on serving non-profits and causes she deems worthwhile on a personal and professional level, as noted in her public support, on LinkedInLinkedIn, for itiswhatitis.fm, an internet ThinkTank, inspired by recent global events and TikTok trends.

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Kimmel pioneered a program, for women, in low-income communities while at Kent State that was adopted by student-run non-profit organizations. Initially, she taught the program herself in: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; New OrleansNew Orleans, Louisianna; and various locations throughout Northeast Ohio before graduating.

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