According to Pledge Me Six founder Anna Guenther, statistics around the world show there are definitely barriers against women when it comes to running a business....
Equity crowdfunding can help bridge the funding gap for underrepresented founders.
More and more female entrepreneurs are on the rise these past few years.
Rebecca Minkoff is one of the biggest influencers in the fashion industry, with over 900 stores generating more than $100 million in sales per annum.
Nthabeleng Likotsi established the Young Women in Business Network to provide financial help to black entrepreneurs, particularly aspiring businesswomen.
The role of women in crowdfunding industry's been increasing since the past few years with a seventy-five percent success rate in women-led campaigns.
It should be worth noting that the gap between male and female social entrepreneurs is smaller than that of commercial businesses.
A conflict with the Food and Drug Administration did not stop Anne Wojcicki's 23andMe from giving consumers access to genetic tests.
Susan Wojcicki is a self-made entrepreneur who made significant contributions to Google's success.
Testlio, Cornerstone OnDemand, ThoughtWorks and SecureStrux aim to accommodate more women in the workplace.