WOMEN TO WATCH
Our picks for the up-and-coming female entrepreneurs of the month
CEO and Founder--Yiftee
This marketing veteran launched the company to let people send to someone else's smartphone an e-gift that can be redeemed at thousands of local businesses around the country, and recently announced YifteePro, a web service that lets a user send gifts to groups of people, such as employees or customers. Read more on our Women to Watch page.
CEO and Founder--Poptip
This internet-savvy pro bought her first domain name at age 8, made MySpace pages for the Tribune Co. as a teen, and now started and runs her 9-person company which "makes social feedback helpful and actionable". She has also inked deals with a slew of big-name brands, including CNN, the NFL, Spotify, and Budweiser, that use Poptip's techology to gauge consumer sentiment and let people vote on topics socially. Read more on our Women to Watch page.
Dr. Anne-Marie Oreskovich
CEO and Founder--Math Musical Minds
This Harvard math grad and Oxford PhD is the founder of two new ventures--Math Musical Minds and Gittins & Oreskovich Consulting--and is also one-half of the namesake of the Gittins-Oreskovich Risk Measures. Her latest venture, Math Musical Minds, pairs her math expertise with her singing and composing talents to create the first line of kids' math products to use original music and animation to expose children to math, and other 'scary' topics like the doctor's office and the hospital. Read more on our Women to Watch page.