It’s not often that a room full of startup CEOs and founders is 90% women. But that’s what happened on Tuesday night at The Battery in San Francisco.
The theme of the night was building a women-focused brand online. But more so, it was an opportunity for approximately 100 women CEOs and executives (as well as a few men) from the extended Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) community to hear a panel of successful and thoughtful women founders talk about how they approach company building.
These are issues we care deeply about at NVP. From a business standpoint, women control more than 70% of household spending in the U.S., so it would be crazy not to invest in companies that serve them. There are a significant number of talented women entrepreneurs who are targeting the female demographic, and we want to partner with them to build successful businesses.
Among our panelists were Amy Errett, CEO and co-founder of read more