Female Founders Alliance unveils second accelerator class and partnership with Microsoft – 10minmail

[ad_1] The CEOs leading this year’s Ready Set Raise companies. (FFA Photo) Female Founders Alliance is back with its second accelerator cohort as the Seattle-based organization looks to help another round of female-led startups grow their businesses and land funding. Eight companies from across the country working in various industries made the cut this year, […]

Female Founders Alliance and Pioneer Square Labs launch challenge to help entrepreneurs test ideas – 10minmail

[ad_1] (10minmail Photo / Taylor Soper) Leslie Feinzaig knows how hard it is to let go of a failed startup idea. In 2016 she launched Venture Kits, a tech company that helped introduce entrepreneurship to kids. Even when it became clear that the business wasn’t taking off as planned, Feinzaig admits that she held on […]

Accidental techie turned politician, Laura Ruderman weds both careers as CEO of the Tech Alliance – 10minmail

[ad_1] Technology Alliance CEO Laura Ruderman and her husband Craig Greenberg take to the skies in their Mooney airplane. (Laura Ruderman Photo) In the 1980s, when Laura Ruderman was a teen in New York City walking to the gym after high school, she would pass a homeless man at the 86th Street subway station. He […]