Tag Archive: Claire Hough

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    by Angie Chang

    Female Founders To Watch: Startups Catering To Moms

    From subscription services for parents to circuit kits for children, there is plenty of options for Mother’s Day!

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

    This week we think about moms – they have their choice of subscription services to products for them and their children. Moms also have daily deals sites catering to their unique purchasing needs.

    Here are 8 women entrepreneurs looking to serve the new and expecting moms of the world. You can find the right monthly subscription or gift for a mom in your life – or a dad – but right now it is especially timely for Mother’s Day around the corner…

    I am including women-led hardware startups selling electronic LEGOs because it is a gift to moms to have geeky toys for their little ones. May (girl) geeks rule the world one day.

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    by Angie Chang

    Founder Friday Silicon Valley Hosted By Two Female Engineers Who Became VC-Funded Startup Founders

    Talks from startup founders Pooja Sankar of Piazza and Claire Hough of Citrus Lane show true grit.

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

    “The last time I talked to you – Piazza was spelled with three Zs, your last name was Nath, and you weren’t pregnant!” someone exclaimed to Piazza founder and CEO Pooja Sankar.

    The Silicon Valley startup ecosystem is a small world, made even more accessible to early-stage women entrepreneurs with events like Founder Friday Silicon Valley. Two powerhouse startup founders shared their stories last Friday night.

    Piazza founder and CEO Pooja Sankar spoke first. At seven months pregnant, she is a sight to see addressing the

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    by Angie Chang

    Meet Your Founder Friday Hosts For May 2012 – New Cities Launching: Orange County, San Diego, Buenos Aires & Santiago!

    11 cities will be hosting Women 2.0 Founder Friday events in May – find one near you!

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

    We have some exciting news! We are launching new cities for Founder Friday! 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 in

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    by Angie Chang

    Greylock-Backed Citrus Lane Helps Parents Discover "Best Of" Products For Little Ones

    This article has been syndicated from TechCrunch.

    By Leena Rao (Writer, TechCrunch)

    The dawn of subscription commerce has spawned a number of startups in technology including Birchbox, Kiwi Crate, Babbaco and many others.

    Citrus Lane is one of the latest startups to tackle the model, which sends a box of kiddie goodies to members each month. The startup is focused on parents as the client, and aims to help moms and dads discover interesting and ‘Best Of’ products for those expecting babies, as well as for newborns to three-year-olds.

    Each month, Citrus Lane will send parents a box

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    by Angie Chang

    In Search of the Right Co-Founder (Finding Ms. Right)

    By Karen Zeller (Contributing Writer, Women 2.0)

    This is the first in series of three advice articles with Mauria Finley, Founder and CEO of Citrus Lane, a social ecommerce company dedicated to new (and experienced) parents.

    As a former eBay executive, Mauria Finley exudes the enthusiasm and passion you would expect of someone who has dedicated years to consumer ecommerce.

    Her new Mountain View based company, Citrus Lane, has raised over a million dollars in angel and VC funding