Tag Archive: Asmau Ahmed

  1. Freada-Kapor-Klein
    by Angie Chang

    12 Women Entrepreneurs To Watch In Kapor Capital’s Portfolio

    Meet the female founders in the Kapor Capital portfolio.

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    Not only will Kapor Capital provide 10 scholarships for women of color to attend the upcoming Women 2.0 Conference on February 14, they have a portfolio of 70 companies they have invested in to generate economic value and positive social impact. Of the 70 early-stage companies listed on their website, 12 have female

  2. MagnifPink
    by Angie Chang

    A Site for Sore Eyes: My Startup Story of Color P.I.

    By Asmau Ahmed (Founder, color p.i.) My startup story begins long before color p.i. was chosen as one of a select few Astia clients, long before I built the technology, and certainly long before I wrote the business plan while I was at Columbia Business School. My story begins with years of unsuccessfully navigating cosmetic counters and aisle in search of colors to make me look my best. I would spend hours trying on makeup only to come home and realize that I didn’t like the colors. As an engineer and beauty enthusiast, I was compelled to address the problem with technology.