margot micallef
17
Aug

Gluten Free Pasta! She nailed It!

Margot Micallef has figured out how to make gluten free pasta taste good! 1.What/who inspired you to start your company? My sister, Gabriella, and I had given up pasta in our quest to eat clean. But that could only last so long — we’re Italian, after all! We hunted for pasta that offered great taste … Continue reading Gluten Free Pasta! She nailed It!

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organic tampons
02
Aug

They Created Organic Tampons

Jennifer Eden and her partner Gaby Alves created organic tampons, pads and panty liners for our female community! We asked Jen some questions about the beginnings of Tampon Tribe and some lessons learned along the way.   1.What/who inspired you to start your company? I truly believe that all women should be able to chose what … Continue reading They Created Organic Tampons

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bracelet
26
Jul

A HairTie Bracelet- Maria Shireen Nailed It!

Maria Shireen® is the maker of the original hair tie bracelet. 1.What/who inspired you to start your company?   I had a successful career spanning nearly 10 years as a medical device design engineer and product marketer and Big 3 business consultant solving incentive compensation problems for big brands.  After running $50+ product P&Ls and … Continue reading A HairTie Bracelet- Maria Shireen Nailed It!

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breast cancer survivor
17
Jul

Breast Cancer Survivor Kicks Cancers Ass!

Friends Lauren and Sidne created Healing Heels after Lauren was diagnosed with breast cancer. They have been making ladies smile with their Healing Heels ever since!   1.What/who inspired you to start your company? Our story is what inspired us to start our company.  When I (Lauren) was 26 I was diagnosed with breast cancer … Continue reading Breast Cancer Survivor Kicks Cancers Ass!

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online advertising
16
Jul

Online Advertising – Her Own Boss

Meet Priscilla Soriano who runs her own online advertising company in New York city. I wanted to feature her because she told me a story one day about attending an advertising convention and how she was treated by a few men in the industry. An industry that is still male dominated.     What/who inspired … Continue reading Online Advertising – Her Own Boss

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no more night terrors
06
Jul

Reducing Stress -She Found a Way

Reducing Stress – Vicki Mayo Found a way! 1.What/who inspired you to start your company? My sweet 4 year old daughter suffered from night terrors. One day while talking to my mommy friend, Dr. Amy Serin, who also happens to be a neuropsychologist, I complained about how tired I was because my daughter’s night terrors … Continue reading Reducing Stress -She Found a Way

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custom throw pillows
28
Jun

Custom Throw Pillows by Her

Her company, Solace , makes custom throw pillows Meet Sharree Walls What/who inspired you to start your company?  I wanted unique home decor that expressed my personal taste and thought that I wasn’t looking hard enough. But I realized unique and/or personalized options found in fashion really isn’t available in the home space. It’s even … Continue reading Custom Throw Pillows by Her

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Staci Brinkman
14
Jun

Tea Subscription Box

We met Staci Brinkman, founder of Sipsby, at Project Entrepreneur in New York this Spring and after chatting with her about her company we knew she had to be a part of our Female Founders giveaway! What/who inspired you to start your company? Inspired by Birchbox, Sephora, Stitch Fix, and Ipsy, I started Sips by to … Continue reading Tea Subscription Box

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slick chicks
07
Jun

Panties and Bras Easily Changed

Meet the founder and Chief Innovator Chick of Slick Chicks, Helya Mohammadian.  She has created panties and bras easily changed! Who has experienced trying to change their panties in the locker room before or after a workout and lost their balance?! So what happens when you lose your balance? you  catch yourself from falling by stepping … Continue reading Panties and Bras Easily Changed

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nude color
31
May

Nude Color? There are Many!

Nude Color? The Nude Problem! Atima Lui, the Co-Founder and CEO of NUDEST set out to fix it! Read her amazing story below. 1.What/who inspired you to start your company? As a young woman with a very dark skin tone growing up in Topeka, Kansas, there were not many people in my community who looked … Continue reading Nude Color? There are Many!

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