PITCH NY 2012 Startup Competition finalist and L’Oreal prize winner Citizen Made co-founder and CTO Bryn McCoy (pictured, right) to host Founder Friday Chicago Launch this Friday!

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

Join Women 2.0 at Founder Friday Chicago Launch this Friday. Hosted by Citizen Made‘s co-founder and CTO Bryn McCoy, who won the L’Oreal prize at the PITCH NYC 2012 Startup Competition, and sponsored by Braintree, the Founder Friday launch event will bring together the entire startup ecosystem in Chicago.

From entrepreneurs to developers to designers to business and marketing, we will be uniting the entire startup ecosystem for a night of connection and inspirationat Founder Friday Chicago Launch this Friday – RSVP for FREE here.

Chicago is the home of many women entrepreneurs including Desiree Vargas Wrigley of GiveForward (a funded startup fundraising platform for individuals who need to pay big medical bills), Sue Khim of Alltuition (maker of the free and fast unified application for college financial aid) and many more Chicago-based women entrepreneurs coming this Friday.

Women 2.0 readers: Are you in Chicago or know of a woman entrepreneur, aspiring or current, in Chicago? Let us know in the comments below.

Angie Chang is Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder of Women 2.0, a media company offering content, community and conferences for aspiring and current women innovators in technology. Our mission is to increase the number of female founders of technology startups with inspiration, information and education through our platform. Previously, Angie held roles in product management and web UI design. Angie holds a B.A. in English and Social Welfare from UC Berkeley. Follow her on Twitter at @thisgirlangie.