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...
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
Birdies, the Fashionable Home Slipper, Raises $2 Million in Series Seed Funding
Birdies, a new type of footwear for the home that combines the structure and fashion of designer shoes with the comfort and softness of the most luxurious slippers, announced today a $2 million Series Seed funding round. The round is led by Forerunner Ventures, the investors behind and Dollar Shave... Read more
From DIY to CEO: 13-Year-Old Debuts “Cozys For The Cure” at Walmart Stores This Fall for Susan G. Komen
It’s an entrepreneurial Cinderella story — a young girl’s incredible journey from a very difficult place in her own life, to the shelves of the world’s largest retailer. And it’s happening to Jordan Phillips of Athens, Ohio. In 2015, Jordan was just 11 when her mother,... Read more