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#NYCTech - The New York Tech Meetup Women’s Demo Night hosted six female-founded companies who presented their products and services to a panel of three judges and a general audience. Although the NY Tech Meetup holds monthly demo nights open...
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Techs and the City - Aspect Partners, Silicon Valley's first female-led venture capital firm, said Thursday that it has raised $150 million for its initial fund.Aside from just building a successful firm, founders Jennifer Fonstad and Theresia Gouw...
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Funding - I did an interview with Anne Ravanona recently and we covered a lot of ground on early stage investing. Toward the end of the discussion she asked the simple question: "So, why do you invest in women entrepreneurs?" and I gave the...
women in tech
#NYCTech - Recently, women and a few men from the tech, startup, and business scene gathered at WeWork in New York to hear the stories of five panelists for Codify Academy’s “Women In Tech” panel, hosted by Codify Academy’s Marketing...
Maven
#NYCTech - Maven is a new health and wellness platform giving women access to every type of health or wellness provider she could ever need, on demand, via video. And let’s face it: when someone needs medical attention in the family, who ends...
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#NYCTech -  When a certain New York venture capitalist recently tweeted: ‘Serious question - SaaS female founders in NYC. Do they exist?’ - it touched off a mini-tweetstorm.We all know that companies founded by men are not only...
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Op-ED - The Ellen Pao vs Kleiner gender discrimination case further amplified the volume of the debate over the lack of diversity in tech be it VC, but also amongst angel investors and of course founders/entrepreneurs. While some have openly...
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Advice - Recent studies have revealed something that many savvy women have known all along: Women are good for business. With so many women-run startups cropping up and more companies looking to create diverse boardrooms, women are proving to...
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#NYCTech - Recently, the New York Code+Design Academy held its 4th installment of its Women In Tech Lecture Series. The forum is designed for females in the tech community to connect with each other and address gender issues in the workplace....
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Advice - Do you know that sinking feeling you get when you realize you have no idea what you’re going to do next? When you make it to the final round of interviews and you don’t get the job. Or when you stroll up to work, the front door is...
Capture
Techs and the City -Intel Talent Search winner Kalia Firester discusses her winning project and how to get more girls interested in science and...
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Techs and the City - It's not just VC — the proportion of women mutual fund managers has fallen, too.The proportion of women partners at United States VC firms has declined for more than a decade Studies, posts and task forces keep reinforcing...
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Advice - If you’re learning to code, then you’re already part of a special, motivated community that recognizes how important digital skills are to a successful career. The next step? Connecting with other techies in the community. Taking...
Future Angel Investors
#NYCTech - Susan Preston was natural and confident in her delivery as she welcomed the small gathering of 30 to 40 women for a full day of events on angel investing. She wore red-the color of ambition, fire, determination and passion. It’s...
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Advice - Conferences offer the opportunities to learn new things, meet new people and catch up with old friends and colleagues. Healthcare has quite a few conferences and they tend to be segmented into specialties, such as internal medicine,...
Trellie
#NYCTech - We all know that size matters – especially when it comes to wearables.The small size and modularity of Trellie’s patent pending technology allows jewelry and fashion designers to be more creative while designing their watches,...