12 Inspiring Quotes From Female Founders

As we wrote about last year, more women are getting turned down for investment opportunities even though women-led venture-backed companies earn 12% more revenue than male-led companies. Only 2.7% of venture-backed companies from 2011 to 2013 had female CEOs. Despite these hurdles, we have countless women on our site being bold to make change happen … read more

Eight’s Backers Helped Turn This Idea Into A Connected Smart Mattress

Founder Matteo Franceschetti left the life of a lawyer to change the world through successful business ventures. This meant a change in scheduling, a faster paced lifestyle, and unfortunately, a loss of sleep. During seven years of being an entrepreneur, Matteo learned that he had lost approximately 900 hours of sleep due primarily to restless … read more

A.I. Robots Teach STEM, Security Cameras Arrive in Chicago, and Other Tech Wins

If you want to get into an investor mindset before you read about the following campaigns, check out the first episode of Elevator Pitch on Entrepreneur, and see what you think of of the latest innovation ideas. Creative You’ve already heard about this campaign, but you should hear about it again. We Go Higher started as a film … read more

Powering up: Matrix PowerWatch wins $75K in Flash Funding from Arrow

Matrix is the latest Indiegogo campaign to win flash funding from Arrow, as part of the Arrow Certification Program. Read about their experience developing their product and working with Arrow here. “Winning the Lottery” with Arrow Arrow recently awarded $75,000 in flash funding to the team behind the MATRIX PowerWatch—a smart watch that runs on … read more

Watch Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch

Elevator Pitch has arrived and the show is about to begin! The first 60 seconds of a business pitch may matter more than anything else when seeking an investment. So Entrepreneur Media teamed up with a group of real investors and put entrepreneurs to the ultimate pitch test. The result? Elevator Pitch, the exciting new … read more