Female Founders to Follow (Women 2.0 Startup Weekend Mentors)

By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Women 2.0 Startup Weekend (November 18-20, 2011 in San Francisco, CA) will host 150 hackers, designers, business and marketing people to build early-stage startups in 54 hours.

Women 2.0 Startup Weekend 2011 MENTORS and their ventures:

Sasha Laundy (Founder, Women Who Code) Sasha loves helping others learn cool things like how to code. Follow her on Twitter at @SashaLaundy. Shelly Roche (Co-Founder & CTO, Vayable) Shelly is also the Founder of Wordchuck and Engineer at Foodspotting. She is a contributor on Fox Business, an expert cat-arranger and hermit. Follow her on Twitter at @ShellyRoche.

Cathy Edwards (Co-Founder & CTO, Chomp) Cathy has done everything from machine learning research to product management, in tiny mobile startups to large telecomm carriers. Follow her on Twitter at @CathyE.

Christine Lemke (Co-Founder & COO, Sense Networks) Christine started her career as the first employee and Director of Product Management at Returns Online, a venture backed supply chain startup. Follow her on Twitter at @CkLemke.

Adria Richards (Founder & Technology Consultant, But You're A Girl) Adria helps companies maximize productivity and revenue by teaching them how to streamline their workflow with technology. Follow her on Twitter at @AdriaRichards.

Sarah Mei (Co-Founder, Railsbridge & Software Engineer, Pivotal Labs) Sarah has contributed code to dozens of open-source projects, and is on the core team of the open-source social network Diaspora. Follow her on Twitter at @SarahMei.

Check out the full list of mentors. Register for a developer or designer ticket for Women 2.0 Startup Weekend (November 18-20, 2011) here -- only a handful of tickets left!