CEO Coach on Cranberry.fm
About This Show
Everything you need to do business is on the web. From funding to finance, setup to staffing, branding to biz-dev, co-hosts Gillian Muessig and Anne Kennedy have between them, more than 50 years of success in nurturing businesses to become global brands. Gillian co-founded Moz and serves on boards on four continents. Anne was a founding board member of Helium.com and guided numerous Internet start-ups, including Zillow. Together, and with occasional guest experts, they break down the art of small business from the ground up.
Most Recent Episode
Women and VC’s Update
While it’s true that VC funding to women founders has more than doubled in 10 years, the actual amount is paltry. Anne and Gillian discuss why this is so, and report on updates from Pitchbook and the first ever study from TechCrunch on women venture capitalists and whether they fund more startups with a woman founder. Conclusion? A firm ‘Maybe” and “Too soon to tell. The bright spot is the number of women investors is increasing, along with the growth of organizations like Pipeline Angels and TiE Global Women’s Entrepreneur Network chapters in many cities.