Meet Melanie Colón the Founder and CEO of Apt App. Apt. App is mobile technology that takes a resident approach to property communication. Allowing residents to connect with neighbors, property staff & the surrounding community. Making multifamily living smart, easy & accommodating.

She took some time this week to tell us why she loves Women Who Startup, the community and our Basecamp events. Watch the video below because she’s awesome and she explains what she’s gained.

She states how much value she’s getting from Women Who Startup Connect, Basecamp events and the community she’s meeting. The key thing I…


One thing that any Founder knows is that we need to constantly iterate on is how we present information. Pitching, speaking, giving talks, leading Board meetings are all things leaders and founders and pretty much anyone leading teams or working on just about anything needs to be able to do and do well. Communicating an idea, a thought, a product/ service or company is something we know we have to do particularly well as startup founders and so we tend to love to learn new ways to to improve the many ways we can successfully get a message across.

Which…


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One thing that any Founder knows is that we need to constantly iterate on is how we present information. Pitching, speaking, giving talks, leading Board meetings are all things leaders and founders and pretty much anyone leading teams or working on just about anything needs to be able to do and do well. Communicating an idea, a thought, a product/ service or company is something we know we have to do particularly well as startup founders and so we tend to love to learn new ways to to improve the many ways we can successfully get a message across.

Which…


Women Who Startup Radio, Season 3 Episode 7 with:
Kara Golgin

Kara Goldin (@karagoldin) CEO of Hint (@hint) is an entrepreneur and Keynote Speaker. Learn more about Kara here. Check out Hint and grab a bottle or 2 — it really is a refreshing and healthy drink.

Listen now on: iTunes | SoundCloud | Stitcher

“In order to grow you’ve gotta raise money. But I also believe the further along you can get without raising money the better off you’ll be in the long run.” Kara Goldin

Follow @WomenWhoStartup on Twitter, and follow our Podcast specific Twitter handle @WWStartupRadio and hashtag for Women Who Startup Radio: #wwsRadio and #KeepClimbing. Let us know what you think: Please tweet at…


Women Who Startup on Blank by Cotton Bureau — Fresh new offering and crowdfunding campaign by Women Who Startup. We are one of two global brands that now offer the new Blank tee designed by Cotton Bureau and manufactured in the USA and it will fit all women’s bodies.

We’ve been shipping a lot of awesome t-shirts since 2013 but it’s always a hassle to get a tee to fit really well for all women. And we’re all about empowering women. Cotton Bureau has also been dealing with this issue and so they started working on their new and American…


Women Who Startup Radio, Season 3 Episode 6 with:
Kelly Hoey

Kelly Hoey (@jkhoey) Investor, Limited Partner in multiple Venture Funds, Author, Entrepreneur, Speaker and all around fantastic leader among entrepreneurs, technologists, founders and investors. Kelly has a wealth of knowledge by working with entrepreneurs as an investor and now as an author and speaker. Kelly is totally tapped into the network effect and is an expert at “The Hyper Connected World”. Learn more about Kelly here. Grab a copy of her book, Build Your Dream Network here.

Listen now on: iTunes | SoundCloud | Stitcher

“Your best investment is a paying customer. Investors pay attention to startups making money and we’re really going to pay attention to…


Women Who Startup Radio, Season 3 Episode 5 with:
Kathryn Finney

Kathryn Finney (@KathrynFinney) Named by Inc Magazine as one of the most influential women in tech, Kathryn Finney has made her mark as a tech entrepreneur, social media visionary, “women in” advocate, investor, writer, and television correspondent.Kathryn is the founder and Managing Director of digitalundivided (DID), a social enterprise that fosters economic growth through the empowerment of Black and Latina women entrepreneurs using innovation as a tool. Learn more about Kathryn here. Learn more about digital undivided here (@digundiv).

Listen now on: iTunes | SoundCloud | Stitcher

“As soon as you take money from someone they’re your boss. Not a grant, not a gift. You are going…


Women Who Startup Radio, Season 3 Episode 3 with:
Alicia Robb

Grace Leung Shing (@grace5l5) is the Co-founder and CEO of Startwise. Coming from an entrepreneurial family, she was exposed to the startup roller coaster from a very young age. After working in stock trading, portfolio management and venture capital, Grace realized that she really wanted to find a better funding mechanism for entrepreneurs and enable investors to get a return on their investment. Learn more about Startwise here

Listen now on: iTunes | SoundCloud | Stitcher

“Everything happens for a reason!” Grace Leung Shing

Follow @WomenWhoStartup on Twitter, and follow our Podcast specific Twitter handle @WWStartupRadio and hashtag for Women Who Startup Radio: #wwsRadio and #KeepClimbing. Let…


Women Who Startup Radio, Season 3 Episode 3 with:
Alicia Robb

Alicia Robb (@aliciarobb) is the Founder and CEO of Nextwave. Alicia is the Founder and CEO of Next Wave. She was previously a Senior Fellow with the Kauffman Foundation for more than a decade (www.kauffman.org). She is also the Founder and past Executive Director and Board Chair of the Foundation for Sustainable Development. More on Alicia here

Listen now on: iTunes | SoundCloud | Stitcher

“The entrepreneur and the team is something that we look at very closely because — investing is a relationship, you’re going to be in a relationship with these investors and us investors are going to be in a relationship with the entrepreneurs…


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Women Who Startup Radio, Season 3 Episode 2 with:
Tara Reed

Tara Reed (@TaraReed_) is the Founder and CEO of Apps Without Code. Tech Entrepreneur. She likes to build apps without writing any code & teach others to do the same. Ex Googler, Foursquarer & Microsoftie

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Lizelle van Vuuren

Entrepreneur, Technologist, Marketer, Designer, Producer. Founder @WomenWhoStartup , @LizelleAndCo . Podcasting about entrepreneurship @WeStartupRadio

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