Female Founders to Follow at PITCH Night
Diane Greene (VMware), Carol Realini (Obopay), and Lynn Jurich (SunRun) will be giving keynotes at PITCH Night in San Francisco on November 4.
The 2010 finalists of the Women 2.0 Startup Competition will also be pitching live for top prize.
Here are some female founders to follow who will be at Women 2.0 PITCH Night on November 4, 2010:
Carol Realini (Founder & CEO, Obopay)
A pioneer in mobile payments, Carol has been named to the inaugural AlwaysOn Top 25 Women in Technology to Watch for 2010 for her work with Obopay. Follow her on Twitter at @carolrealini.
Diane Greene (Founder, VMware)
A household name in the Silicon Valley, Diane is a high-tech entrepreneur now serving on the boards of Intuit, Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST), and MIT. She is also an investor.
Ellen Pack (Founder, Women.com)
In the early 1990s, Ellen founded Women.com, which grew into the largest internet destination for women. Today, Ellen is VP of Marketing at Elance, an online talent marketplace.
Julia Hartz (Founder & President, Eventbrite)
Eventbrite was originally founded and bootstrapped by husband-and-wife team Kevin and Julia Hartz in 2006, and is currently venture backed. Follow her on Twitter at @juliahartz.
Lynn Jurich (Founder & President, SunRun)
Fortune named her one of 2009’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs and she is a 2010 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California. Lynn co-founded SunRun in 2007.