Sarah Evans is the founder and executive director of Well Aware, an Austin-based nonprofit that funds and implements clean water systems for impoverished communities in Africa. Well Aware is known for its sustainability model in building lasting water systems with high impact. Evans is also principal of Aurora Global, a [...]
Angélica Fuentes is one of Latin America’s most recognized businesswoman and philanthropist and is renowned as one of Mexico’s most influential woman according to Forbes magazine. In her thirty-year career, she has served as CEO of a global nutrition company, an international cosmetics brand, and a major natural [...]
From intern to Director of Austin City Limits Music Festival. How did she do it? Find out her secrets to remaining calm amid the chaos and what qualities help her succeed in the highly stressful events business.
Sister Jenna is a spiritual leader, author, radio and TV personality, renowned speaker and founder of the Meditation Museum in Silver Spring, Maryland and McLean, Virginia. Selected by Empower a Billion Women 2020 as one of 100 Most Influential Leaders of 2015 and served as a principal partner [...]
Amy Vetter from Fast Company shares "Women entrepreneurs are the fastest-growing segment of business owners in the U.S. But, compared to male-owned businesses, women-owned businesses generally fail at a higher rate, employ fewer people and generate less revenue. The reasons for the disparity are complicated and varied: difficulty in accessing capital, [...]
In this June Forbes Article, Ingrid Vanderveldt is featured as one of the self made women. Denise Restauri, contributor shares ten examples, one of them being Vanderveldt. Comfortable Being Uncomfortable. Self-made women have learned that being successful isn’t a cake walk- that it’s often tough, scary, frustrating, and certainly lonely. They also know [...]
The Better You Network Interviews Ingrid Vanderveldt Ingrid Vanderveldt sits down with Stacy and Roger Vaughn from the Better You Network to discuss empowerment, women, and entrepreneurs. For the full interview, click here.
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Iceland's MLB.IS Reports on EBW and Ingrid Vanderveldt at Startup Iceland This week Ingrid Vanderveldt headed to Startup Iceland to talk with entrepreneurs and share her keynote address, "Making the Impossible, Possible". We've translated the original article into English here, reported by Sunna Sæmundsdóttir. Translation: "I cut my hair, bought glasses, stopped [...]
The Empowering a Billion Women by 2020 (EBW2020) movement led by former Entrepreneur-in-Residence of Dell Inc., Ingrid Vanderveldt, has announced the release of a “Business in a Box” software platform for women as well as a $100 million credit fund for female entrepreneurs. “Our business goal by 2020 is to get [...]