Women Startup Challenge


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Move over Shark Tank, here comes the first-ever Women Startup Challenge.

Join Women Who Tech for the first-ever Women Startup Challenge Pitch Competition (in partnership with Craig Newmark of craigslist and craigconnects and investors Joanne and Fred Wilson).

Twelve finalists from the Women Startup Challenge crowdfunding campaign will pitch and showcase their innovative and disruptive ventures that are solving problems for people, businesses, and the planet to a panel of investors. One startup will walk away with $50K in cash. Other prizes include a one-on-consult with a partner from 500 Startups, probono legal services, and other startup-friendly services.

Female founders who are pitching are:

  • Amplify Loud
  • Fam-ess
  • GeoHealth
  • Kicker
  • LGBTQutie
  • On Second Thought
  • PeerSpring
  • Primary Book Club
  • Vijilent
  • Virtue.us
  • Zidisha: P2P Microlending Without Borders