Browsing Tag: Entrepreneurs

In Good Company Conference

In Good Company Conference – Women Raising Money

Last week, I was at the In Good Company conference for women and as I said on Instagram, I’m still buzzing from the high of being in a room that was in full support of  women founders, creatives, and mom entrepreneurs. In Good Company didn’t just invite all badass women and moms in their network. […]

The White Elephant in the Room

The White Elephant in the Room

This post originally appeared on Medium. white el·e·phant noun a possession that is useless or troublesome, especially one that is expensive to maintain or difficult to dispose of. This weekend, I was at a 3-day event for Project Entrepreneur — an initiative from UBS and the founders of Rent the Runway to find, fund, and support women […]

Innovation Month startup crawl at Scoop.it

The Open Circles of Great Startup Communities

People like Brad Feld have done a lot of writing on startup communities and what makes strong entrepreneurial ecosystems unique. Some of it is tangible — great engineering schools (Stanford), tech success stories (Google/Apple/Facebook), access to angel/venture capital (pick one) — but there are other factors that are much less obvious. I’ve been to startup […]