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  • “Women in Tech” Podcast features Alta
    Listen to Son Ca Vu WG16, Founder of Alta (who built our WAFFA mobile shop!) on the “Advancing Women in Tech” podcast. Son Ca […]
  • Running Group for Founders and Funders
    Have you heard of Pitch & Run NYC? It’s a running group for founders and funders to hang. It was started in […]
  • Thermaband on NBC News
    Watch Debbia Dickinson WEV91, Co-Founder and CEO of Thermaband on NBC News with Johanna Gomez. As a perimenopausal cancer survivor battling hot flashes, Johanna […]
  • Figgyplay home adventure kit launches
    Love this – Rachel Neill LPS09, the Founder of, a home adventure kit – and reports that they “launched on Kickstarter and did $40k […]
  • Forbes 30 Under 30 – 2023
    An enormous shout out to to these four Alumnae named to Forbes 30 Under 30 2023, three women in Venture Capital and one in […]
  • roura wins Essity Co-Creation Challenge
    Congratulations to Vlasta Schutzenhofer and Abi Szabo (P20 classmates), Co-Founders of roura who just won Essity’s inaugural co-creation challenge, held in Munich Germany. Driven by innovative engineering, roura empowers people […]
  • Full Harvest acquires FarmersWeb
    Big News! SF-based b2b marketplace Full Harvest says it has acquired FarmersWeb, a farm sales and inventory management solutions provider. Full Harvest Founder and CEO Christine Moseley (WG11) says, ““Climate […]
  • Novoloop at Slush Showcase
    Watch Novoloop Co-Founder and CEO Miranda Wang (C16) at the Slush New Materials Showcase. Novoloop is a Circular Materials startup with $21.4 M Series A funding. Based in the […]
  • SuperGoop: EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2022
    Congratulations to SuperGoop Co-Founders Amanda Baldwin (WG06) and Holly Thaggard who were named EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2022 National Overall Award winners. “Holly and Amanda have stood out in […]
  • Global GameChangers Summit
    And a big OMG WOW to the recent Global GameChangers Summit, an extraordinary 48-hour non-stop live event. The Summit is organized by the Ascendance Social Enterprise X Penn […]
  • “Bring Yourself” now in paperback
    Congratulations to Wharton Professor Mori Taheripour (WG) whose book,“Bring Yourself: How to Harness the Power of Connection to Negotiate Fearlessly” just came out […]
  • Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia
    Congratulations to Founder Diana Fung W15 who was named to Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia List this year. Through her bedding brand, Home de […]
  • Balinca in Wharton Magazine
    Shereen Tawfiq WG12, founder of Balinca, is on a mission to help employees at all levels of a company build their knowledge of […]
  • Alula in Wharton Magazine
    Liya Shuster-Bier WG17 is the Founder of Alula. Her own battle with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma inspired her to start a centralized shop with products for […]
  • Cardon in Wharton Magazine
    Co-Founders Narae Chung WG17 and Jacqueline Oak WG17 have developed Cardon, a skin-care brand using high-quality Korean product formulations in simple and targeted […]
  • New book on entrepreneurial women: InnovateHers
    “InnovateHERS – Why Purpose-drive Entrepreneurial Women Rise to the Top” – This book looks VERY interesting. Laura Smulian (GED21) has been collaborating with […]
  • Madison Reed in Inc.- covers 100% of employee medical costs
    Amazing Amy Errett (WG), Founder and CEO of Madison Reed!! Amy was interviewed in Inc magazine about her bold decision to pay 100% of […]