GC4W Women & Entrepreneurship

The Female Founder Behind The Better-For-You Comfort Food Revolution

The Female Founder Behind The Better-For-You Comfort Food Revolution The disruption of frozen pizza couldn’t have come at a more opportune time. As much of the country shelters in place, comfort foods are making a raging comeback. But, paradoxically, better-for-you foods are selling well, too, with organic produce sales jumping 22% in March. One barely three-year-old brand is forging a path to…

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Entrepreneur Tia Mowry Offers Women An Answer For Self-Care

Actress And Entrepreneur Tia Mowry Offers Women An Answer For Self-Care When it comes to health, things sometimes work a little differently for women and men. For example, while both sexes experience heart attacks, the signs are more subtle in women and much harder to detect. Women also have higher risk and occurrence of health issues like stroke and osteoporosis.But one area…

Founder Of Unique Markets On 4 Ways To Grow Your Community

Founder Of Unique Markets Shares 4 Ways To Grow Your Community During Crisis If you know how and when Sonja Rasula launched Unique Markets, then the way she’s navigating the current economic crisis brought on by COVID-19 won’t surprise you — and is sure to inspire.  Unique Markets is a modern, curated shopping experience that features designers and independent business owners,…

Why This ‘30 Under 30’ Fashion Founder Champions Reinvention

Why The Founder Of ‘30 Under 30’ Fashion Startup Choosy Believes Reinvention Is Critical Can a startup be considered both a fashion company and a tech company?  In the case of Choosy, that’s a resounding ‘yes.’ The brand that leverages artificial intelligence to identify fashion trends first launched in 2018, and has revolutionized the way women’s clothing is manufactured by…

Lola Ventures Into Brick And Mortar, Expanding To Walmart

When Lola cofounders Alexandra Friedman and Jordana Kier first started talking to Walmart about a potential retail partnership for their feminine care products company over a year ago, the world looked very different. Consumers weren’t hoarding toilet paper, companies across the U.S. weren’t working from home, and Friedman and Kier could dream of walking into a brick-and-mortar store and seeing…

How This Founder Keeps A Fitness Community on Instagram

Mental and physical health is incredibly important during this time of social distancing. Once shelter-in-place was enacted, fitness studios across the nation closed immediately. For small business owners, the pressure is high. With high rents in big cities and staff to pay, owners have shifted to their digital communities to continue classes and promote health and wellness.  Forbes spoke with Burn CEO…