Springboard Enterprises

MT 2013

Media/Tech 2013

 About Media/Tech: 2013

The Springboard: Media/Tech 2013 program featured 10 of the most promising high-growth, women-led companies in the areas of digital media and technology. The Bootcamp was held on August 21 at Covington & Burling LLP in New York City, showcasing the entrepreneurs before an audience of the area’s top corporate, angel, and venture investors.

Screening Committee

  • Jeremy Adelman, InnerWorkings

  • David Anderson, Supply Chain Ventures

  • Frank Andrasco, Egan-Managed Capital

  • Jane Applegate, The Applegate Group

  • Dana Ardi, Corporate Anthropology Advisors

  • Jeremy Bauman, New Vantage Group, LLC

  • Jennifer Baumann, InnerWorkings

  • Rachel Beller, Covington & Burling LLP

  • Eric Bertrand, Enye Group

  • Dominick Bianco, Innovative Holdings, Inc.

  • Barbara Bickham, Flexeye

  • Kerri Breen, Arsenal Venture Partners

  • Kerry Burke, Covington & Burling LLP

  • Jill Carrie, Stealth Solutions

  • Rodica Ceslov, Frog Worldwide

  • Dianne Coffino, Covington & Burling LLP

  • Cynthia Cohen, Strategic Mindshare Foundation

  • Ellen Corenswet, Covington & Burling LLP

  • Carol Curley, Golden Seeds

  • Lubna Dajani, Stratemerge, Inc.

  • Debra Danielson, CA Technologies

  • Daniela De Peña, World Series of Startups, LLC

  • Laurette DelGuercio, Transactis

  • Robert Delman, Golden Seeds

  • Harjeev Dhingra, CA Technologies

  • Monica Dodi, Women’s VC Fund

  • Stephanie Gelman, Gelman & Associates

  • Harry Glazer, Kelley Drye

  • Greg Grossman, DLA Piper

  • Jason Groth, Covington & Burling LLP

  • Tim Hanlon, The Vertere Group

  • Holly Hassett, Springboard Advisor

  • Laurence Hayward, VentureLab

  • Kathleen Healy, Golden Seeds

  • Brian Hughes, CA Technologies

  • Laura Kennedy, LivingSocial

  • Daphne Kis, Golden Seeds

  • Nick Kocinski, YCharts.com

  • Sandra Kresch, PSD International

  • Bobbi Kurshan, Worldsage

  • Birlie Lau, Covington & Burling LLP

  • Fran Maier, TRUSTe

  • Joy Marcus, DFJ GothamVentures

  • Carol Marino, Syngenta Ventures

  • Sancia Matthyssen, IBM

  • John May, New Vantage Group, LLC

  • Bill McCullen, Launch Capital

  • Matthew McKelvey, The McKelvey Group

  • Jessica Milner, Covington & Burling LLP

  • Karen-Michelle Mirko, Beta & Pivot

  • Navroop Mitter, Gryphn

  • Cathy Mullen, LandMark Funding

  • Tereza Nemessanyi, Microsoft

  • Judith Obermayer, Golden Seeds

  • Robert Okabe, RPX Group, LLC

  • Jennifer Paquette, Wolcott Hill

  • Martha Pease, Magnetique

  • Margaret Pederson, Amirexx

  • Beth Polish, Consultant

  • Cris Popenoe, Dawn Productions, LLC

  • Chiara Portner, Paradigm Counsel LLP

  • Jeff Reid, Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative

  • Jim Reno, CA Technologies

  • Joshua B Siegel, Georgetown Angels

  • Ken Smith, Innovation Execution Partners

  • Stephanie Spong, Moksa Ventures

  • Bruce Starcher, Starcher Group, LLC

  • Julia Taxin, Grotech Venture

  • Suzanne Tufts, Friedman, Kaplan, Seiler & Adelman

  • Carla Valdes, Fortify.vc

  • Jayne Wallace, Virgin Mobile USA

  • Dan Weinfurter, Chicago Growth Consultants

  • Cherie Whitney, EMC Corporation

  • Betsy Zeidman, Milken Institute

Sponsors

Program Sponsors

  • Covington & Burling

  • CA Technologies

  • American Express: OPEN

  • Dell

  • Aon

  • Mintz Levin

Venue Hosts

  • DLA Piper

  • Thomson Reuters

  • Covnigton & Burling

  • CA Technologies

Web Conferencing Partner

  • ReadyTalk

Supporting Organizations

Committees

Alumnae Committee

  • Sue Abu-Hakima, Amika Mobile

  • Rebecca Antonelli, Center for Creative Marketing

  • Leslie Bane, Aggregate Knowledge

  • Candice Brown Elliot, Nouvoyance, Inc.

  • Ann Buivid, The Lilypad Group, LLC

  • Ellie Cachette, ConsumerBell

  • Tessa Court, IntelligenceBank

  • Nancy Curtis, T3 Tiger Tech

  • Nancy Dailey, Sheilds Brothers

  • Susan DeFife Askew, Digital Media Consultant

  • Sara Frankel, Honest Crafts, LLC

  • Julie Hamrick, Ignite Sales

  • Taffy Holliday, Pegasystems, Inc.

  • Trish Lindsay Thomas, Venture Sweat, Inc.

  • Traci Long DeForge, ThreeDM Communications

  • Renee Lorton, White Rock Advisory

  • Rupaka Mahalingaiah, Dunti Corporation

  • Pam Marrone, Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc.

  • Laura McCann Ramsey, WYSWYG, LLC

  • Lucy McQuilken, AtoB Consulting

  • Lisa Morales-Hellebo, LMH Consulting

  • Valerie Perlowitz, International Holding Company

  • Shoba Purushothaman, Training Ventures

  • Stephanie Schwab, Crackerjack Marketing