San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join Dell Women's Entrepreneur Network (DWEN) and Women Innovate Mobile (WIM) Accelerator for a Founders Breakfast
Heidi Messer, Co-founder and chairman of Collective[i]
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Grind Workspaces (Broadway)
Ms. Heidi Messer is Co-founder and chairman of Collective[i], the first network using data and technology to provide business users with on-demand, enterprise-wide analyses created and curated by the world’s leading data scientists. Collective[i] has developed technology and finished applications that deliver business intelligence directly to sales, marketing, customer service, and support users and that alleviate pressures on IT departments to provide repetitive and routine analyses. Prior to founding Collective[i], Ms. Messer, with her brother, Stephen Messer, founded and built LinkShare Corporation, which they managed until its sale in 2005 to Rakuten, Inc. for $425 million. A frequent speaker on entrepreneurship, digital marketing, technology, and the future of the Internet, Ms. Messer has been cited in publications including Inc., The Nikkei, Chief Executive Magazine and The New York Times. Ms. Messer currently serves on advisory boards for Dell Computers, NBC Universal and American Express OPEN. She was selected as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs in 2012. Ms. Messer holds a B.A. from Brown University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.
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The Raise: Fundraising Tips From Investors and Entrpreneurs
February 27 at 6:30 pm
Starting a company? Looking to raise money? No idea where to turn? Never fear, Women In Music and The 85-Percent have brought together an all-star set of panelists (moderated by WIM's Kelly Hoey) the eventing of February 27th to guide you along the path. More information and to RSVP, click here.
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WIM & DWEN
Part of Dell’s Women Powering Business initiative, Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network (DWEN) unites top global women business owners in a vibrant entrepreneurial community. By spotlighting female entrepreneurial success and creating a supportive atmosphere, DWEN helps a group of like-minded women share best practices, build business opportunities through collaboration, explore international expansion and access new resources that support business growth.
Women Innovate Mobile (WIM) is the first startup accelerator focused exclusively on launching and accelerating the growth of women-founded companies in mobile technology. Through its network of mobile experts, mentors and investors, WIM provides women entrepreneurs with the tools, feedback and connections needed to launch and scale their mobile ventures.