Council Member Astia
committed to increasing equity fundraising opportunities to women-led companies.
In addition to its prestigious selection as a TechCrunch 50 company, LearnVest is the recipient of the 2008-2009 Astia
Goaloop is a new standard in the sharing economy: the Internet began with sharing information, then it grew to sharing things, and Goaloop now represents the next phase of its evolution: sharing goals, sharing what we do," said Barbara Clarke of Astia
amp; SAN FRANCISCO & NEW YORK -- EBD Group and Demy-Colton Life Science Advisors, the producers of Biotech Showcase[TM], and Astia
today announced a strategic collaboration designed to ensure that women-led biotech companies gain the investor and industry relationships needed to successfully grow their businesses.
Other panelists will include Kylie Sachs of Ascend Venture Group, Tory Johnson, CEO of Women for Hire, Jennifer Hill, Vice President of Astia
, Julie Brown, CEO of Inner Rewards and Cion.
Reality Digital CEO Cynthia Francis, Senior Vice President, Strategy Mitchell Linden; and Head of EMEA for Reality Digital Robert Proctor will present on social media topics at Digital Hollywood Spring, ASTIA
Doing It Right London, iMedia Agency Summit UK, Red Herring North America and Streaming Media East.
Supporting organizations include Astia
, Ellevate, Inforum Center for Leadership, the National Association of Women Business Owners, National Women's Business Council and the Women Presidents' Organizations.
Anu Acharya said: "It is an honor to receive these recognitions from Astia
To highlight some programs and resources, the following guest speakers will also participate in the program: Kerrie MacPherson, Principal in the Financial Services Office, and Entrepreneurial Winning Women North American Executive Sponsor at Ernst & Young LLP to share more about their Entrepreneurial Winning Women program; Teresa Nelson, Astia
Global Advisory Board member and NWBC Council Member, to talk about Astia
's work with entrepreneurs in high-growth sectors; and Jon Spears, Director of Clusters and Skills Initiatives at the SBA to discuss their new Scaleup America initiative.
They include the San Francisco-based mental health agency Edgewood Center for Children and Families, and the Astia
Advisory Board, a national organization focused on the funding and growth of high-potential, high-growth women-led startups.
RenovoRx is an early stage startup based in Silicon Valley, California, and its top financial backers include The Angels' Forum, Golden Seeds, Astia
Angels and Sand Hill Angels.
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