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Women Founded Startups
& Startup Resources

Welcome to the fnSisterhood:
Fearless, Fierce, Friendly.

The fnSisterhood addresses the realities of women founders by providing a collaborative environment to support determined women on their entrepreneurial journey. We champion each other to win.

30% Above the National Average of Women Founders

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Gain Access To:
London Founders Network
  • All the benefits of a Founders Network membership, plus:

  • Onboarding Welcome Call with an assigned woman mentor

  • 6X Meetings/yr centered on tackling women's issues like Fundraising, Imposter Syndrome & Objection Handling

  • Women-only forum creates a safe space to communicate

  • Special access and discounts to women centered events

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Founders Network Global Stats

Connecting Women Founders with each other and the Founders Network community. Bringing together women founders and male advocates to go further together.

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Women's Leadership Committee

The Women's Leadership Committee is comprised of a select group of  founders who have made it their mission to cultivate a welcoming community for women within the larger Founders Network ecosystem.


Amy T. Wister



Nadine Cino



Bianca Loew

Women Fundraisers


Leslie Weisberg

Committee Member


Join 600+ Founders Who Love FN

In Africa, there is a saying: 'If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.' The great thing about the Founder's Network is that it's not an either/or! We go together farther AND faster, and actually it's way more fun ;)
Alexandra Greenhill
Founder of Careteam
The fn community has been along for my journey through four startups including one dissolution, one major restructure, a successful exit and now a high-growth, funded SaaS company. Being a Founder is sometimes overwhelming and lonely. This community provides guidance and the lift you need when facing your most excruciating obstacles. More importantly, it's a community that genuinely celebrates your successes along the way!
Neha Sampat
Founder of Contentstack
Founding a business can be a lonely pursuit, but being surrounded by a like-minded community enriches the experience. Founders Network is a cadre who provides concrete perspective and insights. In my experience, it's just as enriching to me as a serial entrepreneur to see what and who is coming next, as it would have been to me years ago as a first-time founder to avoid (some!) rookie errors.
Lisa Shields
Founder of Fi Span


6 Questions for Every Early Stage Startup w/ Beth Devin of HearstLab

If you’re a startup founder preparing for a growth spurt, you may not be as ready for scale as you think you are. There’s a simple model you can use …

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How to Pitch an Early-Stage Investor: Pitch Practice with Rogue’s Caroline Lewis

For Caroline Lewis of Rogue Venture Partners, a lightbulb moment arrived while working at a startup as a recent college graduate.  That company, a woman-led, health-focused firm in West Virginia, …

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How to Drive Inclusion Through Workplace Social Indicators with Janine Yancey

We all want to build an inclusive workplace. But beyond recruitment and retention, what are the levers that drive better outcomes? Join Janine Yancey, founder and CEO of Emtrain, for …

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The Mindset Framework: How Growth Thinking Helps Entrepreneurs Succeed

Successful entrepreneurs share a few common straits: Optimism, open-mindedness, and collaboration, among others. Anne Sandberg, an organizational development coach and Chief Learning Officer at the Center for Growth Leadership, explains …

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Black Founders Focus: Overcoming Adversity with Khiry Kemp and Tiffany Dufu

This year has placed a national spotlight on the Black experience, and it’s more important than ever for successful Black founders to share their insight and advice. Oppti founder Khiry …

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How to Build Culture from Day 1, Even in a Pandemic with Guissu Baier

Building a successful company is so much more than finding product/market fit. It is equally about culture: How you behave, communicate, create accountability, celebrate wins and learn from failures. With …

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Getting Ready for Growth with Rashmi Gopinath

Growth doesn’t just happen by chance. Rashmi Gopinath, General Partner at B Capital Group, explains how to prepare for Series B, C and beyond — and what investors need to …

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