Female Founders


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Founders of Science Exchange, Goldbely, and The Flex Company Discuss Fundraising

During the Female Founders Conference Kat Manalac invited three YC founders on stage to share their experiences of fundraising. The founders are Elizabeth Iorns of Science Exchange, Vanessa Torrivilla of Goldbely, and Erica Jensen of The Flex Company.

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Padmasree Warrior on Designing Autonomous Vehicles – With Anu Hariharan at the Female Founders Conference

Padmasree Warrior is the CEO of NIO. During this interview with Anu Hariharan at the Female Founders Conference she shared her thoughts on autonomous vehicles and gave advice from her career as an engineer, manager, and founder.

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Diane Greene’s Advice for Founders

Diane Greene is SVP of Google Cloud and she was also the CEO and cofounder of VMware. She’s a three time founder and shared advice with the attendees of the 2017 Female Founders Conference.

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VMware Cofounder Diane Greene with Jessica Livingston at the Female Founders Conference

Diane Greene is SVP of Google Cloud and she was also the CEO and cofounder of VMware. Jessica Livingston is cofounder of YC. Subscribe iTunes Google Play Stitcher…

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Morgan DeBaun on Reaching 20M Millennials – With Kat Manalac at the Female Founders Conference

Morgan DeBaun is the founder and CEO of Blavity. Kat Manalac is a Partner at YC. Kat interviewed Morgan on stage at the 2017 Female Founders Conference about how Blavity got started and how she built a media company that reaches over 20M millennials each month.

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Emily Weiss on the Insights That Grew Glossier – With Amy Buechler at the Female Founders Conference

Emily Weiss is the founder and CEO of Glossier. Amy Buechler is Batch Director at YC. Amy interviewed Emily on stage at the 2017 Female Founders Conference about how Glossier got started and the insights that led to its success.

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Jessica Livingston on What’s Different about “Unicorns”

This is Jessica’s talk from the 2017 Female Founders Conference. She highlighted nine key differences that “unicorn” founders must fulfill. They must: 1. Be lucky 2. Have the right motives 3. Hit a big need 4. Do something basic 5. Be willing to work on a dubious idea 6. Not be afraid of a big idea 7. Be driven and resilient 8. Focus: Life’s Work 9. Be able to evolve into a manager

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