Tag Archive: Karen Bantuveris

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    by Angie Chang

    VolunteerSpot Founder And CEO Karen Bantuveris In An Exclusive Interview With Women 2.0 About Raising $1.5M Series A

    VolunteerSpot’s simple sign up application makes it easy to participate and say YES to volunteering.

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

    Austin-based management consultant and working mom Karen Bantuveris became a Girl Scout leader and PTA board member when her daughter entered school. She was shocked at all the “little things” that made volunteering a hassle. Fueled by frustration with reply-all emails, clipboards, online groups and late night reminder messages, Karen set out to do something about it in 2009…

    Fast forward a few years – VolunteerSpot announced $1.5M Series A funding from ff Venture Capital in New York with participation from angels in the Central TX Angel Network, Nebraska

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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