Browsing: entrepreneurs

Savvy Women
The Gatekeepers

When it comes to female-founded startups receiving funding, these three angel investors in Austin are out to convince the world women business owners have nowhere to…

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Small-business Road Blocks

Ellen Wood, co-founder and CEO of vcfo, shares how to avoid the most common financial—and non financial—pitfalls startups make. By Sommer Brugal, Photo courtesy of Ellen…

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Deep in the Heart of Texas

Down Home Ranch is a place where those with intellectual disabilities can live their lives to the fullest.  By Madison Matous, Photo by Courtney Runn In…

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Handmade Beginnings

Paula Foore and Carla Crownover, owners of Springdale Handmade, share the story of how they turned their mutual hobby into a flourishing business. By Madison Matous,…

Food
A Scoop of Sweetness

The Tasty Spoon serves locally sourced, handcrafted gelato in flavors suitable for every sweet tooth. By Amanda Pinney, Photos by Logan Crable and Gilbert Trevino Tucked into…

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Looking Back, Looking Ahead

Fifteen years and 180 issues later, Austin Woman isn’t slowing down any time soon.  By Maddy Hill and Lauren Jones, Photos by Sarah Holcomb and Caitlin Candelari…

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Shine Bright

As the founders of Nova Immersions Kathleen Woodhouse and Lisa Mink are on a mission to help women fulfill their professional potential. By Amanda Pinney, Photos…

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Women in Numbers

Facts and figures on females from throughout the world. By Abigail Rosenthal, Illustrations by Jessica Wetterer 24 Award Ceremonies Cheryl Boone Isaacs served on the board…

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Just Passing Through: Bloguettes

Phoenix-based social-media aficionados Lorena Garcia and Sakura Considine are bringing their popular online-branding workshop series to Austin. By Emma Whalen, Photos courtesy of the Bloguettes Lorena Garcia and…