Golden Seeds News

News of interest to entrepreneurs and investors

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Francesca Loftus, CEO of hOM 10/18

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Director, Eric Nadler on Cereal Success: Former CEO of Kellogg, U.S. Secretary of Commerce shares with Golden Seeds 10/16

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Tania Yuki, founder and CEO of Shareablee 9/27

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Surbhi Sarna, founder and president of nVision Medical, a Boston Scientific Company 9/6

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy on Promotion vs. prevention: How entrepreneurs can deal with bias in pitch meetings 8/30

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Ciara Kennedy, CEO of Amplyx 8/23

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy on More female angel investors means more funding for female entrepreneurs 8/16

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Anita Brearton and Sheryl Schultz, co-founders of CabinetM 7/26

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Mary Ellen Sparrow, co-founder and CEO of NextShift Robotics 7/11

Golden Seeds blog by managing director Anne Busquet, Advertising Hall of Famer Shelly Lazarus shares lessons every startup founder needs to know 7/4

Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy, shares with Entrepreneur Magazine  Why the Rise in Female Angel Investors Is Good News for Women-Led Startups 6/21

Special thanks to Golden Seeds’ managing director, Jurgen Link, the founder of SpecialTeas, Inc. and SVP of Teavana Corp as he discussed his extensive experience in startups to IPO to Starbucks Acquisition. Thank you managing director, Eric Nadler for leading the discussion. 6/20

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Jo Ann Corkran, Crimson Hexagon founder spearheads academic research partnership with Facebook 6/7

Golden Seeds blog by Mitzi Krockover, M.D., managing director of Golden Seeds and director Health Futures Council, Arizona State University Angel Investing in FDA-Regulated Start-Ups 6/4

We were thrilled to welcome Shelly Lazarus, former Chairman and CEO of Ogilvy & Mather Worldwidey‏, to our Golden Seeds’ meeting this week. Thanks to Shelly for her brilliant insights about the advertising industry and thanks to Golden Seeds Managing Director Anne Busquet for leading an inspired discussion. 5/23

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Susan Catalano, chief science officer and founder of Cognition Therapeutics 5/29

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, founder and chairman of theBoardlist 5/17

Atlanta Chapter of Golden Seeds is mentioned in Hypepotamus on launch, Country’s Largest Female-Focused Angel Network Establishes Atlanta Chapter 5/2

Golden Seeds blog series: How did she do it? A Q&A with Christina Lampe-Onnerud, founder and CEO of Cadenza Innovation 4/30

Managing Director, Deb Kemper was featured on NECN New England Cable Network on CEO Corner 4/25

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy on Women-led startups and the #TimesUp movement 4/19

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy Why Golden Seeds is excited about the Atlanta’s startup scene  4/12

Golden Seeds blog series:  How did she do it?  A Q&A with Marilyn Matz, CEO and co-founder of Paradigm4 4/5

Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy, shares with xconomy.com Golden Seeds Seeks to Plan Angel Funds For Women Founders in Houston 4/3

Managing Director, Marcia Dawood, podcast with Sup-X: The StartUP Expo on Raising Capital , Better Angel Investing and Gender Lens Investing 4/02

Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy, shares with She Invests! How Propelling Women Entrepreneurs Brings Opportunity for Investors 3/29

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Director, Rob Delman The angel investor playbook: the 6 top questions we hear from new investors 3/22

Golden Seeds blog series; How did she do it? A Q&A with Amy Norman, co-founder and co-CEO of Little Passports 3/15

Managing Director, David Nethero, shares with Entrepreneur Magazine  Why it’s smart to invest in women-led startups 3/8

Golden Seeds launches the Houston chapter of Golden Seeds in partnership with the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce 3/6

Golden Seeds blog series; How did she do it? A Q&A with Marion Lewis, CEO of BoardBookit  3/1

PitchBook ranks Golden Seeds #2 out of all VC investors for investing in women 3/1

Golden Seeds mentioned in Silicon Valley Business Journal as one of the top 10 backers of female-founded startups 2/16

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy Organizations are only as good as the people around them: Recap of 10th Annual Golden Seeds Summit  2/15

Golden Seeds is highlighted by PitchBook as 1 of the top 3 firms investing in women entrepreneurs 2/9

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Director, Carol A. Curley 5 Reasons why an educated angel investor is your best investor 2/8

Golden Seeds hosts annual Golden Seeds Summit, celebrating 13 years of investing in women-led companies. Proud of our companies and grateful to our 660 angels for investing over $100 million in these great companies.  2/5

Golden Seeds keynote speaker, Annette Kimmitt of EY speaks about her experience during the annual Golden Seeds Summit and the importance of women entrepreneurs in her latest blog. Link Here 

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Peggy Wallace Office Hours: What they are and how they help entrepreneurs 1/25

Golden Seeds blog series; How did she do it? A Q&A with Alisa de Gaspe Beaubien, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of Groupize 1/18

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Loretta McCarthy Why male angel investors are backing women-led companies 1/18

Golden Seeds is mentioned in siliconrepublic article,  “22 superb players in the New York start-up ecosystem to watch in 2018” 1/12

Golden Seeds is mentioned in NBC news article, “Half of women in STEM
have experienced gender discrimination at work, study finds” 1/09
Golden Seeds member Susan Nethero is featured in bizwomen on Leadership Lessons 12/17

Golden Seeds blog series; How did she do it? A Q&A with Uzma Samadani, Founder of Oculogica 12/17

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner,  Jo Ann Corkran 4 Ways to improve your pitch to seed investors 11/17

Golden Seeds is mentioned in Startland article“Study: Women angel investors more likely to give back to female-led startups” 12/17

Golden Seeds blog series; How did she do it?  A Q&A with Krystle Mobayeni, CEO of BentoBox 11/17

Managining Partner, Loretta McCarthy, shares with Forbes three tips for women interested in becoming business leaders  11/17

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Jo Ann Corkran What $100 million means to women entrepreneurs 11/17

Golden Seeds blog series; How did she do it?  A Q&A with Kathryn Schifferle, CEO of Work Truck Solutions 11/17

Managing Partner, Peggy Wallace and Managing Director, Laura Baldwin featured on WFAA8 Good Morning Texas in Dallas  11/17

Managing Partner, Jo Ann Corkran, shares with Forbes 4 Surprising Mistakes Founders Make When Seeking Funding 11/17

Golden Seeds blog by Managing Partner, Peggy Wallace What we’ve learned from evaluating more than 3,000 women-led startups 11/17

Golden Seeds NY Member Carlos Gutierrez published an article in Huffington Post titled “Women Entrepreneurs Are Driving Economic Growth” 10/30

Managing Directors Louise Kee and Laura Baldwin from the Dallas Chapter of Golden Seeds’ interviwed by Dallas News “Why two SMU alums focus their funding on female entrepreneurs” 10/17

Golden Seeds blog by Managining Partner, Loretta McCarthy How “big chill” of harassmentscandals hurts women entrepreneurs 10/17

Golden Seeds Exceeds $100,000,000 in Total Investmentsin Women-led Companies 08/17