Springboard is a highly-vetted expert network of innovators, investors and influencers who are dedicated to building high-growth technology-oriented companies led by women.
Since 2000, over 500 women entrepreneurs leading enterprise software, digital media, biotech, and other technology facing companies have participated in Springboard’s programs. Springboard’s portfolio companies raised nearly 6 billion in financing, have created tens of thousands of new jobs, and generate billions of dollars in annual revenues.
Their annual Winners‚Äô Circle Awards Dinner is a celebration of entrepreneurial women and the community that supports them. This year’s honorees introductory videos will be created by Evoke Multimedia. So stay tuned…
Winners‚Äô Circle Awards have been bestowed on accomplished influencers, innovators and investors, including Marissa Mayer, CEO Yahoo!; Dr. Mae Jemison, astronaut & CEO 100Yr Starship; Mary Tanner, Managing Partner Peter J. Solomon & Co; Lauren Zalaznick, NBC Universal;¬†Joni Evans, CEO wowOwow.com;¬†Alan Patricof, Founder/Partner Greycroft Partners; Geraldine Laybourne, founder Oxygen Media; Wenda Harris Millard, Medialink; Meg McCarthy, Aetna; Mureil Siebert, CEO Muriel Siebert & Co;¬†Maggie Wilderotter, Frontier Communications; Barbara Dalton, Pfizer; Sharon Mates, Intracellular Technologies; Kathryn Wylde, President & CEO Partnership for New York City;¬†Maria Bartiromo, CNBC & Wall Street Journal;¬†Ascend Venture Group;¬†Hearst Ventures; Golden Seeds; Grant Thornton; and¬†Thomas Weisel Venture Partners;¬†and alumnae Lauren Flanagan (2000), Pam Contag¬†(2000),¬†Shoba Purushothomon (2001), Pat Loret de Mola (2001), and¬†Kathleen Chien (2000).