Check out Women 2.0 CEO Shaherose Charania’s Pickie gift guide. By Sonia Sahney Nagar (Co-Founder & CEO, Pickie) Picking out the perfect gift (or even an acceptable gift) is hard. Americans spend about $65 billion on holiday presents every year, and some economists believe much of the billions are wasted because people don’t like what [...]
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Pickie, The Shopping App For iPads And Co-Founded By CEO Sonia Sahney Nagar, Raises $1M Seed Funding In NYC
“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 [...]
Meet enterprising female founders at the Plum Alley event. By Leena Sukumar (Vice President, mySkin) I attended a Fashion’s Night Out event in New York co-hosted by Plum Alley, a new venture by Deborah Jackson. Deborah, a champion of women-owned companies, seeks to provide exposure to curated emerging brands founded by women, via limited sales. [...]
We would like to take the opportunity to thank every single member of our Founder Friday teams around the world for their efforts and support of creating communities. By Sepideh Nasiri (Director of All Things Offline, Women 2.0) Happy Birthday to Founder Friday! It’s been exactly one year since Women 2.0 started building teams for [...]
Pickie co-founder Sonia Sahney Nagar talks about her digital-meets-retail startup Pickie in NY TechStars. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Women 2.0 talked to TechStars participant Sonia Sahney Nagar, a co-founder and CEO of a personalized shopping magazine for the iPad called Pickie. A former Amazon, Goldman Sachs and Booz & Co employee, [...]
By Sonia Sahney Nagar (Co-Founder & CEO, Smarketplaces) I can’t take credit for this idea, but I think it’s fantastic. I recently attended Arianna Huffington and Donna Karan’s WIE conference in New York (Women Inspiration Enterprise). My startup, Smarketplaces, was invited to participate in a pitch event that happened at the end of day one, [...]