Buchanan's Pittsburgh office, One Oxford Centre, Pittsburgh, PA
Jennifer R. Minter, a shareholder in the Corporate Finance & Technology Section of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney's Pittsburgh office and a member of the Venture Capital and Emerging Companies Practice Group, will participate in "Top Female Entrepreneurs Who Are Venturing Into the Newest Technologies," taking place Wednesday, August 18 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Buchanan's Pittsburgh office. The panel discussion is presented by TiE-Pittsburgh — a non-profit network of entrepreneurs, corporate executives and senior professionals dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship in the Pittsburgh region — and proudly supported by the firm.
The panel discussion will feature leading female executives and entrepreneurs who will share their experiences and expertise. Among the topics they will cover:
What types of new technology companies are women leading?
How does our region measure up?
How are they attracting funding and who is funding them?
What challenges do they face and what advantages do they have in today's business environment?
Tracy Brown, CEO and Founder, Evil Genius Designs
Suzette Dutch, Managing Partner, Triathlon Medical Ventures
Rebecca Kaul, Executive Director, Technology Development Center, UPMC
Rebecca Gaynier, Founder and CEO, iTwixie.com
The event will be moderated by Lenore Blum, founding director, Project Olympus.