She Started It is a documentary about the rise of women technology entrepreneurs in the US and Europe, featuring amazing women on both continents. What does it mean in 2013 to be a female tech entrepreneur? She Started It aims to expose a young audience to opportunities they may not be aware of, to inspire and empower a new generation of women founders. Check it out here: http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/she-started-it-a-docu-series-on-women-founders/x/885080
The video above is a trailer for the film She Started It – a documentary, co-directed by journalists Insiyah Saeed and Nora Poggi, which follows four different female founders, as they create new startups.
We had a great time interviewing Fran Maier, one of the former founders of popular internet dating site, Match.com, now currently on the Board of Trustees. Many thanks to Maier for opening up to us about her experiences and inviting us into her home!
In case you missed it, the “She Started It” team interviewed Debbie Sterling of GoldieBlox. Sterling is changing the world one toy at a time by inspiring young girls to try out engineering; people said it would never work but now her toys are available on Amazon and Toys R Us!