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Corner Office: Stacy Brown-Philpot of TaskRabbit on Being a Black Woman in Silicon Valley

You’re one of the few black executives in Silicon Valley. How has race shaped your professional experience?I get discriminated against all the time. No one thinks I’m a C.E.O. I sit on a plane and tell somebody, “Well, I run this company.” They’re like, “What? You run a company?” And it’s like shocking. You could imagine someone else sitting in that seat where no one would be surprised.Starting the Black Googler Network was sort of selfish in the beginning because there just weren’t enough black people at Google, and I just wanted to get more. We have a recruiting problem and a hiring problem. There is a…

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