The Women of Silicon Valley excerpts from Pulse of the Valley, July 31 - August 4
October 02, 2023
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The Women of Silicon Valley
excerpts from Pulse of the Valley, July 31 - August 4
Investments in Women-Led Companies
Women-led companies (3) received $15M (2%)
of the $718M
in total investments for this period. Click on the person or company name to see details, including their LinkedIn profiles, pages and website.
, CEO & Co-founder of Pheronym
received a $1M Grant with $2.1M in total capital.
Pheronym is an Ag-biotech company that develops green solutions for agricultural pest control using nematodes' own pheromones to control their behavior and development.
, CEO & Co-founder of Functional Finance
closed a $8M Seed for the company's first outside funding.
Functional Finance provides financial operations software serving tech-forward insurance companies with an API-driven embedded solution that helps operators automate and own all aspects of money flow from checkout and financing through payables and refunds.
, CEO & Co-founder of Cohart
closed a $5M Seed for the company's first outside funding.
Cohart is a vertical marketplace for creators and their collectors to connect and monetize their communities online.
Women Joining Boards of Directors
, Director of the Digital Currency Initiative of MIT Media Lab has joined the board at Block
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