Posts Tagged: Female Entrepreneurs



This entrepreneur wants to set chefs free by making them their own boss (VIDEO)

We continue our Lady E series this month, featuring the founder of Clubvivre, Maria Kuvshinova. In essence, Clubvivre is a platform for user...

  • June 19, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
Read More

CXA

Raised in a nasty Los Angeles ghetto, this founder now runs a fast growing tech startup

It’s an understatement to say “life is tough” when you grew up in the only Chinese family in a Los Angeles ghetto, with drug dealers, ...

  • March 20, 2014
  • at 5:12 pm
Read More


A Thai Cupid Avalable’s founder: never turn down a meeting, there’s always an opportunity

Avalable is a Thailand-based social dating app, which is also known as a Facebook for singles. The app helps singles locate compatible match...

  • December 5, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
Read More


Plateculture founders: the concept might be feminine but we’re a very masculine startup

Malaysia-based startup PlateCulture is an Airbnb for food. It allows users to eat home-cooked meals from someone’s home. The concept is as...

  • October 25, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
Read More


Computerlogy’s Mimee: Aung San Suu Kyi and Sheryl Sandberg are my idols

If you follow Thailand’s startup scene, you have likely heard of Mimee. Besides running Thumbsup, a Thai tech blog, she has also been one ...

  • October 15, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
Read More


Builk’s Linna Kanoknitanan: a COO is like a midfielder in a soccer team

A Thai startup Builk is known for its uniqueness in tackling an industry – one of the world’s biggest – that’s so un-techie, un-star...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
Read More

No Funding, No Sugar Daddy, IP Mirror’s Female Founders Attain Success. (Founding Story)

How IP Mirror’s Female Founders Attain Success With Zero Funding

Janna Lam is the founder of IP Mirror, a Singapore company which was established in 2000. After speaking with her, I’m impressed with ...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
Read More

oiktochart-ai-ching

Piktochart Co-Founder: Female Entrepreneurs Less Stuck in the Mud When the Going Gets Tough

We released our Startup Asia Singapore 2013 infographic, and it’s looking pretty thanks to the folks at Piktochart. Our friendship with Pi...

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 5:15 pm
Read More


Founder of Luxola: Be Tough, In Every Way

In our latest post featuring female entrepreneurs in the region we have Alexis Horowitz-Burdick, founder and CEO of cosmetics e-tailer Luxol...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
Read More


A conversation with founder and CEO of CXA Group, Rosaline Koo (VIDEO)

Some of you loyal readers might recall that we started a female entrepreneurship series a couple of years back and attempted to bring some v...

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
Read More

SWTW2

First ever Startup Weekend Tokyo for Women yields one very cool winner

While many Japanese ladies enjoyed White Day – a counterpart to Valentine’s Day – last Friday, a number of Japanese women eage...

  • March 18, 2014
  • at 9:59 am
Read More

Sharon Paul Spaces

Sisterhood kept founder of startup We Are Spaces going

At the absolute bottom of Singapore-based event venue aggregator We Are Spaces‘ existence, founder and director Sharon Paul wondered i...

  • November 11, 2013
  • at 1:33 pm
Read More


Milky Way founder: being a mother has made me a better businessperson

If there’s one thing you need to know about e-commerce in Singapore, it’s definitely booming in the past few years. Blogshops are hot, l...

  • October 25, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
Read More


Anphabe’s CEO, one of Vietnam’s rare female tech founders, speaks out

Anphabe is a Vietnamese version of LinkedIn. The largest online network of management professionals in Vietnam at 85,000 registered users, t...

  • October 14, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
Read More

Stephanie Chai of Luxe Nomad

Stephanie Chai of Luxe Nomad: I’m earning less than in modeling, yet strangely happier

In a male-dominated world of tech startups, travel flash sales site TheLuxeNomad is an oddity. Its CEO and founder, Stephanie Chai, has rai...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
Read More

team travelogy

CEO of Travelogy: Women Can Actually Have It All

In this post, we have CEO and co-founder of Travelogy, Winnie Tan (pictured), whose company runs multiple online media properties such as Tr...

  • May 3, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
Read More

Akiko Naka (Wantedly CEO)

CEO of Wantedly: Learn Fast, Be Focused, Think Simple, and Be User-Oriented

We concluded our Startup Asia Singapore 2013 event last week with a blast, and our female entrepreneurs had fun on the panel debating issues...

  • April 10, 2013
  • at 9:01 am
Read More


Founder of Fetch Plus: Many Women Carry the ‘Survivalist’ Mentality

In celebration of international women’s day and all things feminine, we have also decided to have a panel discussion on female entrepreneu...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 11:03 pm
Read More