The startup world is chattering about the increasingly narrow path from angel to VC funding. How will the crunch affect women-led companies?
By Jessica Stillman (Contributing Writer, Women 2.0)
Whether you respond to them with concerned hand-wringing or something like Darwinian glee, here are the facts.
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BizeeBee’s Poornima Vijayashanker suggested that “women need to get more comfortable with making the ask.”
By Emily Gonzales (CTO, Bookigee)
Rather than focus on a specific issue facing women in technology today, the panelists discussed various topics and provided insightful advice for the 100+ women in attendance.
By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)
One of the most recognizable women’s names in the Silicon Valley and former TechCrunch writer, Sarah Lacy has raised $2.5M in funding from individuals including Marc Andreessen, Peter Thiel, Tony Hseih (Zappos), Zach Nelson (NetSuite), Andrew Anker, Chris Dixon (FounderCollective), Saul Klein (IndexVentures), Josh Kopelman (First Round Capital), Jeff Jordan (ex-CEO, Open Table) and Matt Cohler (ex-Facebook & Benchmark Capital).