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This week we celebrate these women making their mark in Silicon Valley.
The Women of Silicon Valley
excerpts from Pulse of the Valley, December 19 - 30
Investments in Women-Led Companies
Women-led companies (5) received $70M (11%)
of the $634MB in total investments for the week.
Click on any person or company name to see details, including LinkedIn and website.
, CEO and Co-founder of Intelligent Racing
, closed a $2.3M Seed in the company's first outside funding.
Intelligent Racing harnesses existing knowledge from the world's leading scientific research universities and combines it with self-developed fully autonomous race cars for an exciting and educational gaming experience.
, CEO and Co-Founder of Refiberd
, closed a $2M Series A with $2.6M in total capital.
Refiberd provides an AI and robotics-based textile recycling system that sorts discarded textiles and then uses a patent-pending textile recycling process to recycle the sorted textiles into 100% repurposed thread.
, Co-Founder of Beaming Health
, closed a $2M Series Seed in the company's first outside funding.
Beaming Health is the marketplace for autism care and other developmental differences, aggregating resources such as clinical specialists, and an autism-friendly barber, plus help for applying for grants and help for parents to navigate and manage it all.
, CEO & Co-Founder of Samay Health
, closed a $1M Series Pre-Seed with $3.7M in total capital.
Samay Health is building the best clinical-grade respiratory monitoring platform at home using wearable patches and powerful AI algorithms.
, CEO & Co-Founder of GEn1E Lifesciences
, closed a $17M Series A with $22M in total capital.
GEn1E Lifesciences is a next-gen biotech company working on treatments for inflammatory and age-related diseases.
, CEO & Co-Founder of Prime Roots
, closed a $28.8M Series B with $47.3M in total capital.
Prime Roots is reimagining protein itself and offers vegetarian-based fungi super protein food products that include salmon burger that replicates the taste, texture, and nutrition of meat and seafood products.
Women on the Move
joined the team at Leadspace
as CFO this month.
joined the team at Forge Global
as Chief Growth Officer this month.
moved from Earnest
to Forge Global
as Chief People Officer this month.
joined the team at Silver Creek Pharmaceuticals
as Head of Business Strategy in November, 2022.
moved from xMatters
as CFO this month.
Katherine Barnhisel Rincon
moved from Rapyd
to GridGain Systems
as CMO this month.
Women Joining Boards of Directors
product development, manufacturing, strategy and planning of Ford Motor Company has joined the board at Power Integrations
Sr. Director of Product Management of Quantum Art has joined the board at Quantum Art
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