Connecting Founders Co., Ltd. wins UN WEPs Thailand’s Award (SME Champions) for the second year in a row
We are honored and humbled to receive the top award for the UN WEPs Thailand’s Award (SME Champions) for the second year in a row.
PRESS RELEASE: Connecting Founders Co., Ltd. wins UN Women Award for Advancing a Gender-Responsive Marketplace
PRESS RELEASE: Connecting Founders Co., Ltd. wins UN Women Award for Advancing a Gender-Responsive Marketplace Date: November 1st, 2021 BANGKOK, Thailand— Connecting Founders Co., Ltd. was recognized in the first ever stand-alone UN Women 2021 Thailand WEPs Awards, winning the top prize in the Gender-Responsive Marketplace Category during a virtual ceremony held on October 21. […]
We discussed with Minnie Kanwra Tanachotevorapong, founder and CEO of #MoreMeat how to navigate this highly competitive industry, where to start the research and development, how she secured an investor, and what it’s like being a #firsttimefounder #raisingcapital.
On our #FemaleFoundersRaisingCapital series, Jenn Weidman, founder and CEO of Space Bangkok shared her unique experience, as a female and #foreign entrepreneur, raising fund in #connection-based Thailand.
Vietnam-based EQUO Co. (Techstars ‘21) started off as a pandemic baby, as the global lockdown drove sales off the cliff leaving the business nearly out of money before it even kickstarted. But within 18 months, EQUO managed to go from 15,000 USD to 1.3 million USD in its #capitalraise The secret push is #Resilience
From starting the business in a family garage to making it to the #Forbes30Under30 list, Suthasiny (Moh) Sudprasert is reinventing Thailand’s food supply chain by setting out Happy Grocers to be the country’s first sustainable and joyful grocery store.
When the company’s mission is viewed by investors as “not sexy enough”, Varangtip (Rung) Satchatippavarn, CEO and Founder of Ira Concept, chose her #passion and pushed forward with her mission to end #periodstigma nonetheless.
Net Supatravanij, co-founder of ila Generation shared how to tailor a pitch to #investors on #gender-specific issues, her experience as a female founder, and how entrepreneurs can benefit from #connections and #networking since #womenled companies in Thailand still find accessing capital challenging.
From our special series “#FemaleFounders Raising Capital in Thailand” Weerada S. — founder and CEO of FilmDoo — shared her takes on #implicitbias and how female founders can turn it into an opportunity.