Posts Categorized: Women

Girl Gone Gray, An Online Newsletter for the Middle-Aged Everywoman, Launches

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Girl Gone Gray is a new online e-newsletter written from the perspective of a woman of a certain age, but its author says that many of the stories have a general appeal. The e-newsletter features slice-of-life and sometimes larger-than-life stories, fleeting thoughts, big and little ideas, and poignant essays – along with some quirkiness and… Read more »

Jessica Mendoza, Victoria Arlen, Ashleigh Johnson and Emily Calandrelli headline 4th annual “Empowering Girls for Life” event September 12

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ESPN sportscaster Jessica Mendoza, Paralympian Victoria Arlen, Olympian Ashleigh Johnson and Netflix Emily’s Wonder Lab host Emily Calandrelli will headline the fourth annual “Empowering Girls for Life,” a free event to be held virtually. “The purpose of the event is to reach out to young women and girls and to get the message out on… Read more »

FemAging, The New Frontier in Women’s Health, Brings Hundreds Together to Understand Opportunities in $600 Billion Market

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Individuals interested in FemTech tuned into “The FemAging Era: Advancing Women’s HealthTech Innovation and Investment” online event on Thursday, May 20th to hear founders, investors, physicians, innovators and entrepreneurs discuss the gap in HealthTech for women ages 40+ and review solutions that are currently being developed to address the needs of this population.  The event… Read more »

Why Is Silicon Valley Missing The $600 Billion Midlife Women’s Health Crisis? (Sources: Keiretsu Forum Southern California and The FemAging Project)

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It’s no secret that women over the age of 40 represent a growing, diverse and economically powerful group.  However, the unique health, wellness and innovation needs of the over 53 million women in the United States aged 40-65 have largely been ignored by Silicon Valley.  To help, The FemAging Project and Keiretsu Forum Southern California… Read more »