Tag Archive: Wandy Hoh

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    by Angie Chang

    Female Founders To Watch: Teaching Children On Your iPad

    There are probably more women innovating on the iPad to educate the next generation. Let us know about these women and their companies/products in the comments below.

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

    Angry Birds on an iPhone or iPad used to be a good babysitter, but don’t you want to educate your children while they play on your iPad?

    Introducing a host of female-founded startups working to make the iPad experience for your child an educational one. These female founders range from moms to business executives, from programmers to creative types. There is no “type” for edutech entrepreneurs innovating on the iPad.

    Here are female founders building apps and readers for children’s entertainment AND education:

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    by Angie Chang

    Wandy Hoh, MeeGenius Founding CEO, Raises $2.4M Series A

    A mom of three, the former VP of Pomona Capital Wandy Hoh raises funding for children’s ebooks.

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

    Children’s digital reading store MeeGenius CEO Wandy Hoh raised $2.4M Series A last week. The round included investment from Sunrise Capital and Sonja Perkins through Broadway Angels.

    Co-founders Wandy Hoh and David Park developed the MeeGenius product after 16 months of research and development. The startup has been around since 2010 and MeeGenius apps have been downloaded more than 1.5 million times. MeeGenius is free to download and offers digitized children’s stories with useful features like word highlighting and audio playback.