Laura Stachel co-founded We Care Solar, which makes solar suitcases that light deliveries in health centers where electricity is scarce.
Video profiles of women entrepreneurs in the high-growth worlds of technology and innovation. Learn about the real journeys of founders building companies and overcoming challenges faced by many women in tech.
The looming spectre of a student debt crisis gets Kelly Peeler out of bed every morning. It also inspired her company.
Like many young women, Tish Scolnik initially rejected engineering as “nerdy.” Now she’s running a social enterprise that designs wheelchairs for rough terrains.
The San Francisco native says she was inspired by her small-business-owner parents to create the crowdfunding platform.
Scientist Amy Sheng of CellScope is designing a device to help moms diagnose kids’ ear infections.
AP Computer Science nearly derailed Melody McCloskey’s career in tech. Today she’s running StyleSeat in San Francisco.
Shaan Kandawalla pushed gender norms in her native Pakistan. Now, she’s ready to take on the U.S. tech scene.
Pat Law of Goodstuph makes it a habit to be “badass.” This summer, she’s opening a bar.
Alison Chung has parlayed a phenomenal gift for numbers into a computer forensics firm.
Latina trailblazer Nina Vaca resurrected her failing tech company and turned it into a major industry player.