By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)
Here are the women starting some of those newly launched companies:
Tiffani Ashley Bell (Founder & CEO, Pencil You In)
Rails developer Tiffani launched Pencil You In, the best online appointment book for beauticians and other cosmetology professionals. Follow her on Twitter at @Tiffani.
Erika Trautman (Co-Founder & COO, FlixMaster)
Erika is the COO and Co-Founder of Flixmaster, a technology company dedicated to bringing enhanced interactivity and branching to online video.