Google for Entrepreneurs is thrilled to announce the twelve female-led startups that will pitch at our Demo Day this November. They're joining us from around the world, representing the best of entrepreneurial creativity from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Ireland, Kenya, Netherlands and the US.
In all we received more than 800 applicants from over 65 countries, which is a true testament to the great companies women are building globally. Please join us in congratulating these twelve companies, and don’t forget to tune into our livestream on November 2nd to watch them pitch!
Meet the Featured Startups
San Francisco, USA | Applied through public call for submissions
Blendoor is a blind recruiting application that hides candidate names, photos, and dates to mitigate unconscious bias in hiring.
Mumbai, India | Applied through public call for submissions
Fitternity is an integrated eco-system that helps users start & sustain their fitness journey through workout, food & lifestyle services.
Kisumi, Kenya | Applied through public call for submissions
Maisha Meds provides pharmacies with a point of sale and inventory management system that allows them to understand the medications that they are selling and prescribing and use analytics to assess disease burden as well as information about brand and pricing.
Founders include at least one woman.
The startups can be from a wide range of verticals (B2B, B2C, etc.). Technology startups preferred but not required.
The startups should be actively raising a Series A round (or roughly $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 USD).
Pitch on stage to a full room of investors, VCs, and respected judges at the Google Headquarters in Mountain View.
Opportunities to be featured in press coverage around Demo Day.
Be a part of a global network with this year’s cohort of ambitious founders.
Receive focused mentoring, feedback, and support from Googlers and Silicon Valley veterans at an exclusive series of talks and workshops.
Startups will be in Silicon Valley from October 30-November 3, 2016.