Education is ripe for disruption, and women entrepreneurs are at the forefront of the movement. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) From the educational aspect of gamifying the improvement and education of people, the possibilities are endless – many apps and companies are popping up looking to educate people (kids, second/third career adults, [...]
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We are a city of doers and dreamers, where change is the only constant – where we rewrite the rules of business. By Heather Hiles (Founder & CEO, Pathbrite) The City of San Francisco has joined with several partners to develop a short film designed to drive business attraction and growth in San Francisco, increase [...]
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 [...]
On the first Friday of each month across 15 cities globally, Women 2.0 hosts Founder Friday events to connect women entrepreneurs. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) The crowd of San Francisco startup entrepreneurs looked a little more diverse than usual last Friday night. This is because we had about 40 women from [...]
CEO Heather Hiles will be hosting Founder Friday on September 7, 2012 in San Francisco – RSVP here. By Heather Hiles (Founder & CEO, Pathbrite) Lack of diversity? Oh yeah. In the news, on a regular basis I’m being reminded that there are few women, women of color, African American CEO’s and founders in the [...]
Pathbrite raised $2.5M in Series A funding last month for the cloud-based digital portfolio platform. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Serial innovator Heather Hiles is the Founder and CEO of Pathbrite, helping people collect, track, and share a lifetime of experiences to bring you closer to your dream school, internship, or career. [...]
By Joanne Wilson (Blogger & Angel Investor, Gotham Gal) Heather and I did not start out on the best foot. We were introduced by someone that I have the utmost respect for and would meet with anyone he introduced me to. Heather was coming to NYC and we had a date to meet. At the [...]