Walmart Board of Directors Adds Square, Inc. CFO Sarah Friar
Walmart Inc. announced that its board...
Director Jade Jenise Dixon Defies the Odds of a Female Filmmaker
Parker Street Productions’ award-winning Writer/ Director, Jade...
Women’s Entrepreneurial Activity Up 10 Percent, Closing the Gender Gap by 5 Percent Since 2014
Latest Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Women’s...
Maverick: A New Kind of Social Network for Girls
Digital Network and Live Events Centered Around Creativity and Collaboration with $2.7 Million in Seed Financing Maverick, a next generation social network, today unveiled its digital platform which provides new opportunities for girls and young women to exercise and share their creative powers and connect with... Read more
SPINS Owner and CEO, Tony Olson, Launches Salt and Light Academy in Yangon, Myanmar
SPINS®, the leading provider of data-driven solutions for the Natural and Specialty industries announced the launch of Salt and Light Academy in Yangon, Myanmar. The school and orphanage are the culmination of a vision of SPINS’ Owner and CEO, Tony Olson, in partnership with his wife,... Read more
How Fifth Third Bank is Taking a Stand for Women- and Minority-owned Businesses
$5 million investment helps connect small businesses with financing and education As Laura Mitchell of Luxury Cake Company in Chicago prepared to expand her small business, she faced a less-than-sweet dilemma: Business was growing, but taking on larger clients required a substantial financial investment in a... Read more
Out of 300 applicants from around the world, 2018 cohort startups include Baby2Body, BeautyLynk, Broadway Roulette, CariClub, COI Energy, CoSign, Goalsetter, Hatch Apps, myLAB Box, and Shoobs, innovating in health, beauty and well-being, entertainment and ticket sales, nonprofit leadership, energy, online retail, family savings and software... Read more
Sephora Continues to Champion Female-Powered Beauty Businesses in Its Third Annual Sephora Accelerate Cohort
Sephora, the leader in global prestige beauty omni-retail, remains dedicated to building the future of innovative female beauty entrepreneurs around the world. This year, the retailer selected 13 new Sephora Accelerate Cohort members working across three categories: Merchandising, Technology and Sustainability. In its third year, the... Read more