Women Entrepreneurs

20 stories about Women Entrepreneurs
Ilit Raz, Founder _alt CEO,  Joonko

The founder bringing diversity to the workplace

06.11.22|Noa Gadot
Ilit Raz, CEO and founder of Joonko, was never good at school and yet her startup has raised $40 million to develop an automated sourcing platform focused solely on underrepresented candidates
כנס וורק טק עמית רפפורט מייסדת משותפת ומנכ"לית Compete  וידאו

Three possible reasons female entrepreneurship is not where it should be

20.10.22|Noa Gadot
While interviewing numerous female role models in tech, three answers continued to resurface in regard to where female gender bias comes from and how we can beat it
Danielle Dafni, CEO _alt Co-founder, Peech,ai

“The main issue is not succeeding or failing, it is feeling that you did something you are proud of”

16.10.22|Noa Gadot
Danielle Dafni, CEO & Co-founder of Peech.ai, shares her vision for video and her tips for success
Eynat Guez Adi Tatarko Daphne Koller

Eynat Guez, Adi Tatarko and Daphne Koller named among Fortune’s “most powerful women in startups”

The three Israelis were honored in the list alongside Canva co-founder and CEO Melanie Perkins, as well as Skims founder Kim Kardashian
אדווה אמיר 1

“People didn’t think I could make it as a female airline pilot, but I believed in myself”

09.10.22|Noa Gadot
Adva Amir, CEO & Co-founder of Direct and an airline pilot for Skywest Airlines, tells her story of adversity and what she thinks women should do in order to succeed
ועידת Mind the Tech ניו יורק  קרן הוד מייסדת ומנכ"לית, WE - Women Entrepreneurship ענבר חכם מייסדת משותפת ושותפה מנהלת, INcapital Ventures   אינה ברוורמן מייסדת ומנכ"לית, Eco Wave Power  תימור ארבל סדרס מנכ"לית לאומיטק  	גליה באר גבל, שותפה, Team8

"Only 2% of startup funding is allocated to companies founded by women"

18.09.22|Sophie Shulman
Keren Hod, Founder & CEO of WE Women Entrepreneurship, was speaking at a panel held as part of Calcalist’s Mind the Tech conference in New York
Evelyn Landman co-founder and CTO at proteanTecs,

“If you really love what you do, don't give up. You can be a mother and have a career”

05.09.22|Noa Gadot
In an interview with CTech, Evelyn Landman, Co-Founder and CTO at ProteanTecs, discusses her current startup and shares her perspective on juggling a career and family life
Tamar Liberman, co-founder _alt CEO It's July

“The fact we are female founders gave us motivation to keep going”

21.08.22|Noa Gadot
In an interview with CTech, Tamar Liberman, CEO & co-founder of It’s July, explains the importance of pivoting, how the high-tech ecosystem has changed, as well as her plans for the U.S. market
Racheli Danziger, co-founder & CEO at Detopp

“I enter a room as an entrepreneur, CEO and co-founder, not as a woman”

18.08.22|Noa Gadot
In an interview with CTech, Racheli Danziger, co-founder & CEO at Detopp, shares her bootstrapped path to success and why she thinks gender doesn't matter
Eliana Barbel CEO & co-founder Ellie

"I've had bad experiences with investors I'm sure wouldn't have happened if I wasn't a woman"

17.08.22|Noa Gadot
As she prepares to break into the NY market, Eliana Barbel, CEO & co-founder of Ellie, discusses her AI matchmaking bot and shares her experiences of being a female entrepreneur in a male dominated industry
מוסף שבועי 4.11.21  ד"ר שלומית יהודאי־רשף וד"ר ענבל צפיר־לביא

The FemTech revolution: 7 Israeli companies making headlines in women’s health

21.06.22|Noa Gadot
From smart contraceptives to AI powered diagnosis, the global FemTech market size is expected to grow from $28B in 2021 to $33B in 2022 according to The Business Research Company
נשים בעבודה

Israel’s high tech industry facing harsh reality of female underrepresentation

08.03.22|Meir Orbach
Only 9.4% of startups were founded by women, who account for only 20% of senior management positions in companies and 16.5% of partner roles at funds investing in Israeli high tech. “It will take a long time before these gaps close,” says Innovation Authority head
אירוע לנשים צעירות 2021

Woman2Woman mentoring program encourages younger women to aim high

14.07.21|Yafit Ovadia
Opening event featured Chairwoman of the Israel Securities Authority, former head of the Central Bank, former Chief Scientist, among other notable female speakers
הילה היבש 2

It’s less about ego, more about collaboration say leading female executives

08.03.21|Yafit Ovadia
Bringing their own unique, less competitive, and more empathetic mindset to their careers, many women are entering high tech and senior management positions than ever before
מנכ"לית פאפיה עינת גז

Papaya Global raises $100 million making it Israel’s first woman-led unicorn

04.03.21|Meir orbach
CEO and co-founder Eynat Guez closed the deal late in her pregnancy, says she is rejecting flood of SPAC merger offers
אסתר אלטורה

Orthodox Jewish woman creates startup to promote water conservation and lower bills

14.12.20|Yafit Ovadia
DrizzleX uses a water measuring solution combined with AI; raises half a million dollars from L.A. investment fund
גוון אדוארדס

Global event promoting female entrepreneurship kicks off in Israel

16.11.20|Yafit Ovadia
Panel hosts women from several countries, inspiring female business leaders to take the helm and discuss any obstacles they may face
סימה גנוואני ווד Sima Ganwani Ved ועידת האמירויות

Israel has amazing companies, we’d be glad to work together, says Emirati CEO

Israel is very big in retail tech, which the UAE needs, says founder of company that operates 1,800 stores
יוזמות 2018 מימין הגר רבט ליהי צלניק מנור שלומית וייס מיכל קיסוס הרצוג עדי סופר תאני פיונה דרמון

Women Tech Entrepreneurs Discuss Barriers to Advancement

25.02.18|Sefi Krupsky
Even with many women graduating from Israeli military’s elite cyber and intelligence units, the gender disparity in Israeli tech is still jarring