Prosper Women Entrepreneurs Hosts Accelerator Demo Day on March 29

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Prosper Women Entrepreneurs will host its next Demo Day on Wednesday, March 29 at the Charles F. Knight Executive Education Center in Knight Hall at Washington University in St. Louis. The event, which is open to anyone, allows guests to hear directly from the entrepreneurs in its Spring 2017 cohort as they pitch their plan to business leaders, venture capitalists, angel investors and potential clients.

Prosper Women Entrepreneurs
The Prosper Women Entrepreneurs Startup Accelerator Spring 2017 cohort with members of the PWE Startup Accelerator Team.

Here are the companies who will serving up their pitch:

CEO: Jamie Migdal (Chicago, IL.): Connecting pet owners, pet service companies and pet-focused brands through the world’s only career and education site dedicated exclusively to the pet industry. FetchFind assists businesses with hiring and training employees, as well as providing e-learning and content to individuals interested in becoming a part of the $60 billion pet industry.

CEO: Zuley Clarke; Co-founder, Aneri Shah (New York, NY.)
Humblee was created by two women who previously worked at Shutterstock. They aim to help every creative team in the world produce social video faster. Humblee clients pick from video templates that are optimized for social channels and are then connected to a video maker from a vetted global marketplace of talented videographers, editors & animators.

CEO: Karen Frame (Boulder, CO.)
Makeena is a big data company helping healthy brands and retailers grow their revenue and reduce their marketing expense by collecting data about engaged shoppers everywhere through offers for “good” products.

Per Diem Plus
CEO: Donna Sullivan, CPA (St. Louis, MO.)
The only IRS-approved automated per diem and expense tracking mobile app designed exclusively for the transportation industry. Available on Android and iOS, Per Diem Plus® allows truck drivers to automatically track their IRS per diem, and easily scan and follow their expenses while on the road. Drivers can email comprehensive IRS-compliant per diem and expense reports and clear receipt images directly from their mobile device.

CEO: Leah Caplanis (Chicago, IL.)
A certified-organic, 88 calorie, gluten-free sparkling wine that is blended with super-food extracts and flower essences. A balanced indulgence without guilt, SOCIAL is the first alcoholic beverage to show full nutritional content on its label. SOCIAL is currently available for delivery online and in major retailers: Fresh Thyme, Kroger, Lucky’s, Mariano’s, Meijer, Whole Foods, World Market, and more.

Demo Day Details:

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
4:30 – 7:30pm
Charles F. Knight Executive Education Center
Knight Hall – Emerson Auditorium
Washington University

Advance registration is requested. Register online here. Following registration, a parking pass and parking directions will be emailed to you.

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