Blog Profile / Filthy Rich


URL :http://blogs.forbes.com/clareoconnor/
Filed Under:Lifestyle / Luxury
Posts on Regator:635
Posts / Week:1.7
Archived Since:February 28, 2011

Blog Post Archive

With $20M Backing, App Creator Bets Coloring Is Future Of iPhone Gaming For Women

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

"People are searching for anti-anxiety apps. It's partly anti-stress. I don't know how obvious the connections to the political climate here in America are. People are trying to find apps to calm them down rather than wind them up."

Meet The Sisters Bootstrapping A Mobile, At-Home Service For Black Hair

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

"It’s probably safe to assume that most venture capital firms are run by white men, so black hair is likely completely foreign to them," Yeluchi cofounder Antonia Opiah said. "But the size of the market shouldn’t be foreign to them....

Forbes Top Influencers: How 10 Cooks, Bakers And Foodies Are Growing Empires Online

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Rosanna Pansino is one of the highest-paid women on YouTube per Forbes' estimates, making seven figures annually thanks mostly to ads and partnerships on her hugely popular channel, Nerdy Nummies, a 'geeky cooking show.' Meet the other nine list members.

Forbes Top Influencers: These 10 Tech And Business Experts Rule Social Media

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Gary Vaynerchuk, 42, is #1 on Forbes' first list of Top Tech/Business Influencers, alongside such big-name digital stars as Justine 'iJustine' Ezarik and YouTube sensation Marques Brownlee.

Forbes Top Influencers: Meet The Kids Making Millions Reviewing Toys, Rapping And More

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

For the members of Forbes' first list of Top Kid Influencers, it's apparent that a social media star needn't be able to read, write, or cross the street on their own.

Woman-Led ‘Drybar For Botox’ Chain Alchemy 43 Grows — With Drybar Founders’ Backing

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Founder Nicci Levy recently closed a $3.2 million seed round for Alchemy 43, with backers including Kirsten Green's venture capital firm Forerunner Ventures and -- perhaps appropriately -- Drybar's Alli Webb and her brother and cofounder Michael Landau.

Meet The Standout Women Of The 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 List

2 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

For the 2018 30 Under 30 list of game-changing young entrepreneurs, Forbes highlighted 600 rising stars across 20 different industries. Many of the standouts this year -- across categories as varied as venture capital and Hollywood -- happen to be women.

Moda Operandi, Women-Led Luxury Seller, Raises $165 Million To Speed Up Growth

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

This brings the luxury online retailer's fundraising total to just over $300 million in seven years.

Stitch Fix Stock Surge Puts CEO Katrina Lake Among America’s Richest Self-Made Women

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Katrina Lake's 16.6% ownership of Stitch Fix-- which blends data science and human insight to match shoppers with clothes and accessories -- was worth just over $330 million as of Tuesday's market close.

It’s Not Just The Pay Gap: Women Founders Talk Gender Inequality And Money

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Three female founders speak out on the ways culture fails women who seek to accrue wealth -- and how to fix this 'investing gap.'

Women’s Club The Wing Raises $32 Million Series B, Led By WeWork

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

This marks one of the biggest Series B rounds raised by women founders in recent memory, and takes total investment in The Wing to over $42 million. In April, the startup raised an $8 million Series A round.

Billion-Dollar Bumble: How Whitney Wolfe Herd Built America’s Fastest-Growing Dating App

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

After Bumble founder Herd turned down a $450 million buyout offer from the Match Group earlier this year, the dating giant approached the company again this fall to discuss a valuation well over $1 billion. It'd make the 28-year-old a centimillionaire.

30 Under 30 2018 Retail And E-Commerce: These Young Entrepreneurs Are Changing The Way We Shop

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

These entrepreneurs have raised millions of dollars in funding between them. They’ve built game-changing platforms, apps, and bots. They've launched exciting new products across categories as varied as vibrators, kitchenware and nail art.

These 24 Employers Commit To Birth Control Coverage As Planned Parenthood Fights Trump Admin

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Twenty-three employers, including Uber and Levi's, have publicly committed to ensuring their workers have access to birth control coverage in the face of an ongoing attack on women's healthcare rights by the Trump admin.

In New York VC, Two Women Make History As First Female General Partners

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Hayley Barna will take the role of general partner at First Round Capital, while Rebecca Kaden has moved from the west coast back to New York as the first female partner at Union Square Ventures.

Subscription Tampon Startup Cora Raises $6M To Launch New Period Products

4 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

Harbinger Ventures, which focuses on female-founded companies, led the round. It couldn't come at a more competitive time for the burgeoning natural tampon market.

For Women In VC, A New Mantra: Don’t Make Money For Bad Men

4 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

"There's tons of bias, there's discrimination, there's not enough inclusion and diversity in all business, in all environments," said Aileen Lee of Cowboy Ventures. "We have got to keep fighting for it."

Zain Jaffer, CEO Of Startup Vungle, Charged With Attempted Murder, Child Abuse

4 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

As well as attempted murder and child abuse, the 29-year-old founder of Vungle has been charged with oral copulation of a person under 14, a lewd act upon a child, and assault with a deadly weapon.

Founders Of Mented Cosmetics Become 15th, 16th Black Women Ever To Raise $1M Capital

4 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

"Our customer is always clamoring for more," said Mented Cosmetics' cofounder and CEO KJ Miller. "Our end goal is that women of color feel prioritized in the world of beauty.

Rent The Runway Adds $89 Subscription As Fashion Tech Startup Chases Younger Shopper

4 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Filthy Rich

This 'RTR Update,' as the service is called, will aim to win over twentysomething women, Midwesterners, and those from households with an annual income of $75,000 and up rather than $100,000.

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