“The world’s first personalized shopping magazine” announces raising $1M seed funding today and launches iPad app. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Pickie, a personalized shopping magazine available on the iPad app store starting today, raised a million dollars from DFJ Gotham, Betaworks, Liberty City Ventures, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, MESA+ and several [...]
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Pickie, The Shopping App For iPads And Co-Founded By CEO Sonia Sahney Nagar, Raises $1M Seed Funding In NYC
FOCUS100 was the first time in history a conference united and celebrated black women technology entrepreneurs. By Zuhairah Scott Washington (Founder & CEO, Kahnoodle) I confess. When I first heard about FOCUS100, an event focused on black women in technology, I was a little skeptical. While I am always game to network with other women [...]
The women discussed the cultural pressures and myths that hold black women in business back. By Sian Morson (Founder & CEO, Kollective Mobile) The first Focus100 conference and symposium, created by Kathryn Finney, convened with the goal of ensuring that 100 tech companies founded by black women receive funding by the year 2015. Day one [...]
What separated Patriot Bootcamp from all of the other Washington DC tech events that I have attended was that it sought to enlist a new source of talent — veteran leaders — into the startup community. By Katya Vasilaky (VP of Research & Strategy, TroopSwap) Technology’s greatest global contributions could be humanitarian, and this is [...]
VCs Joy Marcus, Charlie O’Donnell And David Tisch Judging Women 2.0 PITCH NYC Startup Competition (November 14)
Joy Marcus of DFJ Gotham, Charlie O’Donnell of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures and David Tisch from BoxGroup are judging Women 2.0 PITCH NYC Startup Competition on November 14, 2012. Get your ticket now! By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Vying for top prize, PITCH NYC 2012 Startup Competition finalists will be competing for $25,000 [...]