Everyone is very welcome to the next Startup Grind Prague powered by Google for Startups! At Female Leaders events we are proudly recognizing the accomplishments of successful women leaders all over the world. These women are founders, venture capitalists, engineers, executives and more, who represent our community.
They are the women who exemplify profound leadership skills, hard-work, humility, and success and demonstrate their strength with devotion to the work they do everyday. They encourage and inspire us all.
Listen to the stories of 4 women who stood behind their dream and have successfully built their team, product or company from scratch. What is behind their success?
Jana Zurkova (CEE Chief Transformation Officer, Microsoft CZ)
Kateřina Vacková (Founder, Loono)
Linda Šejdová (CEO & Co-Founder, Snuggs)
Charlota Blunárová (Design Lead, IDEO)
The event will be moderated by Pavlina Louzenska (Founder, #HolkyzMarketingu).
The event will be held in Czech.
The event will take place at new co-working space WeWork (Národní 135/14, Prague, 11000).
Limited number of tickets are available here: http://bit.ly/2mpRL5E
18:30 – Open Doors (registration + networking)
19:00 – Panel Discussions
20:00 – Networking
Jana Zurkova – Microsoft (CEE Chief Transformation Officer)
Jana has a long standing experience in the corporate environment in banking, telecommunications, and management consulting in Western Europe, CEE, and North and South America. Jana has always been passionate about innovations and new business models and over the last couple of years she has been working with start-ups as a mentor and an investor.
Katerina Vackova – Loono (Founder)
Katerina graduated from the First Faculty of Medicine (M.D.) 2 years ago (Harvard Medical School internship incl.). She founded a grassroots health organization Loono which provides clear, understandable and positive information about the core principles of prevention and self-care. She was listed in the Forbes Magazine 30 Under 30 List Maker (2016).
Linda Sejdova – Snuggs (CEO & Co-Founder)
Linda is a co-founder and CEO at startup SNUGGS where she produces menstrual panties, replacement for pads and tampons. She has worked for several startups like LidskáSíla.cz, productboard and BudgetBakers. She created global marketing strategies, built brands and led a marketing team as a marketing manager.
Charlota Blunarova – IDEO (Design Lead)
Charlota Blunarova is a multidisciplinary designer. As a Design Lead at IDEO in Munich, she works with teams to create innovative products and services for companies like Ford, Ikea or Google. She’s always striving for solutions that are inspired by people, relevant in the market, and guided by purpose.
Pavlina Louzenska – #HolkyzMarketingu (Founder)
Pavlina founded #HolkyzMarketingu, a professional community which unites over 17 000 women. She regularly consults tech startups and innovative projects for Google Developers Launchpad or at manGoweb. In the past, she worked as a CMO at ZOOT or at H1.cz. Later on in 2FRESH, she was responsible for innovation. She is a member of the Board in the Transparency International.