The Mission of Women in Growth Stage Tech
To create a vibrant community of founders that accelerates and promotes growth through connections, reach and partnerships with corporations interested in working with startups.
40% of new entrepreneurs in the United States are women, the highest percentage since 1996
2016 Kau man Index of Startup Activity
In 2016, women got just 2.19% of venture capital funding, a smaller piece of the pie than in every year this past decade, except for 2008 and 2012.
Women in Growth Stage Tech exists as both a Think Tank and Membership Association focused on providing women tech co-founders and leaders with time-tested practices that help grow revenue, high-performing leaders, and loyal customers. Our exclusive events are designed to accelerate your success.
LATEST BLOG POSTS
Are you frustrated, and yet excited? Are you overworked, and yet bursting with ideas? Are you exhausted, and yet energetic? (Okay, “energetic” is perhaps a little strong but you get my drift). As a female founder working to scale your company, you feel all...read more
The term chief culture officer gained notoriety in 2006 when the title was given to Stacy Sullivan, head of HR at Google. With Google growing leaps and bounds, founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin wanted Google employees to stay, well, Google-y. Sullivan was tasked...read more
Women CEOs in HR Tech are in the News! Cheers to four of the more than 60 women CEOs in HR Tech from our list who were featured in the April issue of The Atlantic. The context for this particular article is the treatment of women in Silicon Valley as technology...read more