Moving Capital to Women Entrepreneurs
OCTOBER 2019 | LOS ANGELES, CA
Invest In Women x LA
The LA community welcomed a bevy of stellar women leaders including productivity expert Mackenzie Sweeney; Kalika Yap, inventor of Luxe Link; Elisa Camahort-Page, founder of BlogHer; and women empowerment speaker / author Kimberly Fulcher. Guests also experienced a powerful keynote from Suzanne Cryer, an actress on HBO’s hit series, Silicon Valley. In this role, Suzanne plays a woman venture capitalist navigating the Valley’s tech scene.
In addition, five women-led companies impressed our panel of investors with stellar pitches. The following female founders were selected from 1500+ applicants after thorough due diligence, and based on merit. Congratulations to: Stella Ashaolu (WeSolv); Bec Chapin (NODE Eco); Katy Kappler (InScribe); Dr. Jessica Rothenberg-Aalami (Cell-Ed); and Yulkendy Valdez (ForeFront)
Chloe Capital and ECMC Foundation are proud to announce our most recent investments.
Assembling a $300B (Sustainable) Homecoming
Bec Chapin is the Cofounder and CEO of NODE Eco, based in Seattle, WA. NODE builds homes fast – at a guaranteed price – while activating a new workforce! Ikea-like patent assembly, combined with training and quality control software, will help create thousands of jobs for unemployed workers. As impact investors, this is what Chloe Capital calls, Doing Well by Doing Good. We welcome Bec and the NODE team to our portfolio.
Leveraging the Power of AI to Help Students Succeed
Based in Denver, CO, InScribe Cofounders Katy Kappler and Ana Hernandez received an investment opportunity from our partners, ECMC Foundation. InScribe is a community-driven, AI platform that connects students to people, answers and other resources. Katy and Ana are driving education innovation by helping postsecondary students exceed in school and beyond, aligning perfectly with ECMCF’s mission.
Future of Work & Education
ECMC Foundation has partnered with Chloe Capital to invest in women change-makers. We’ve combined our Firm’s investment thesis with ECMC Foundation’s mission to advance solutions to postsecondary education. Together we hosted a trilogy of programs in Los Angeles, New Orleans, and virtually. We’re proud to report that in six months, Chloe Capital and ECMC Foundation have invested $1.25 million in women-led companies at the forefront of Work & Education. Learn more >
OCTOBER 30, 2019 | LOS ANGELES, CA
4:30 PM – Cocktail Reception
5:30 PM – Welcome
6:00 PM – Pitches
7:00 PM – Speakers
7:45 PM – Award(s)