An online booking specialist has won an £18,000 pitching competition organised by Scotland’s only female angel investment group. Appointedd (correct spelling) was selected by a distinguished judging panel from more than 100 entrants in Investing Women’s AccelerateHER event as the angel group’s first Ambition & Growth Conference in Edinburgh. Appointedd chief executive officer Leah Hutcheon … continue reading.
Jackie Waring, the founder and chief executive of Scotland’s only all-female angel investing group, talks about the organisation’s upcoming conference on The Scotsman Business Hang Out with Gareth Mackay. View online at http://www.scotsman.com/business/companies/tech/interview-jackie-waring-investing-women-1-4040261#ixzz41fIeSjwl
Evidence Points to Surge in Female-Led Business Enterprises Sixteen inspirational companies have made it through to the semi-finals of Scotland’s only pitch competition for women-led companies. More than 100 start-up and established businesses entered the AccelerateHER competition, which angel entrepreneur group Investing Women say is an overwhelming response for such an event. The final 16 … continue reading.