Founder Friday Chicago Launches April 5

We are thrilled to announce an addition to our Founder Friday cities - welcome Chicago!

By Sepideh Nasiri (Vice President of All Things Offline, Women 2.0)

Hello Chicago! We are launching Founder Friday Chicago on April 5 with our sponsor Braintree. Founder Friday Chicago will take place at Braintree's HQ. For details and to register, click here.

We are looking for Chicago female foundersto highlight at our event. If you are a female founder of a tech startup who has launched a product, raised funds and has a team, please contact me with your info at sepideh@women2.com.

Founder Friday is a Women 2.0 networking event promoting the creation of new networks among aspiring entrepreneurs, current entrepreneurs and investors in innovative cities around the world.

Founder Friday events are currently hosted globally in 17 cities including San Francisco, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, New York, Austin, Madrid, Barcelona, Buenos Aires, Santiago, Bogotá and Mexico City!

We are looking forward to seeing you at Founder Friday Chicago!

Women 2.0 readers: Will you be joining us for Founder Friday Chicago launch on April 5? Let us know in the comments.

Sepideh (“Sepi”) Nasiri is Vice President of All Things Offline at Women 2.0. Sepi started her career as a Managing Editor of a LA Global Magazine out of college. The written word has always been her passion. She is an avid technology enthusiast and a board member of several non-profits due to her passion for philanthropy. She is currently an advisor to several early-stage startups. Sepi launched her first app The Date Saver Platinum in 2010, a clean tech mobile app. Follow her on Twitter at @SepidehN.