Tag Archive: i/o Ventures

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    by Angie Chang

    Why I Picked Astia In The Jungle Of Startup Accelerators, Incubators

    “I made new friendships with CEOs from around the world building products solving a variety of problems.”

    By Poornima Vijayashanker (Founder & CEO, BizeeBee)

    When I left Mint.com to start BizeeBee, a number of startup incubators approached me about joining.

    While I liked the concept of having focused time to think, learn, and mentors who had help build some pretty amazing technology companies, I decided against joining an incubator.

    I needed some time to myself, and quite frankly, I wanted the first six months of starting BizeeBee to be unstructured. Instead of spending time inside brainstorming, I got

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    by Angie Chang

    Fostering More Female Tech Entrepreneurs

    By Ellen Lee (Contributing Writer, Intuit Blog)

    When it comes to women working in Silicon Valley technology businesses -— particularly women at the helm — the numbers remain painfully small.

    Less than 5 percent of tech startups are founded by female entrepreneurs, estimates Shaherose Charania, co-founder and CEO of Women 2.0, an organization that helps foster female tech entrepreneurs.