15 Startups Led By Women That You Won’t Want to Miss in 2016

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  1. Babyation has revolutionized the breast pump by making it quiet, comfortable, discreet, and controllable by smartphone. It offers customizable programs and an app for “smart” data logging.
  2. Blendoor is a blind recruiting app for job recruiters that hides the candidate’s name and photo to circumvent unconscious bias and facilitate diversity.
  3. bluDiagnostics is the first app to enable women to understand their body through revolutionary saliva-based measurement technology that gives women immediate, quantitative data about their hormone levels.
  4. Cake is the mint.com for end-of-life planning. They provide experts to help create a comprehensive end-of-life plan that’s stored securely in the Cloud.
  5. ClearVest Advisers is a financial-tech alternative investment platform, providing access to established and emerging managers with lower investment minimums.
  6. Design Flux Technologies is revolutionizing the energy storage industry by creating and selling the world’s first battery operating system, “Cognicell” via clean energy applications.
  7. Embrace Family Health is a mobile-first digital maternal child health platform that empowers women with personalized information for maternity and baby care.
  8. Entry Point VR provides cross-platform distribution and analytics for virtual reality content.
  9. Mohop uses robotics to digitally fabricate mass-customizable footwear-on-demand.
  10. SIRUM (Supporting Initiatives to Redistribute Unused Medicine) is the “match.com” for unused, unexpired medicine, matching it with people in need.
  11. Pawprint sources and digitizes official medical records from any vet and sends reminders when your pet is due for vaccines or exams.
  12. LittleLane helps families seamlessly discover and book classes, playspaces, museums and more via mobile phone.
  13. Freedible is a community marketing platform for the 1 in 3 U.S. households modifying their diet based on food restrictions. They help connect these consumers with one another to “crowd-source” solutions to the daily challenges of maintaining a custom diet.
  14. Tactile Finance’s technology prevents consumers from being taken advantage of during the mortgage process and helps them get optimal outcomes for purchase and refinance.
  15. TARA is an on-demand project team. Whether you’re launching a new website, a mobile app, or anything in between, TARA hires and manages a team of pre-screened contractors to take your project from beginning to end — all for one fixed quote.



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