50 LA Female Startup Founders You Should Know
As we watch the Los Angeles tech community continue to grow, it’s obvious there’s no prewritten formula for how a company comes to life. Especially when the founder is female – which they increasingly are!
In 1997, 26 percent of American business owners were female. Since then, that number has grown three percent, registering at 29 percent in 2015. The 9.9 million women-owned businesses in the U.S. generate upward of $1.6 trillion in revenue and employ nine million people. Furthermore, they generate $290.5 billion in employee wages and account for 36.2 percent of all enterprises in the country…
“USC alum Ashley Crowder co-founded Van Nuys-based VNTANA, which recently unveiled an interactive hologram system with social media integration and data collection capabilities.”