January 26th, 2017


Thursday, January 26th, 5:30PM to 8:30PM

District CoWork
1204 Broadway 2nd Floor

NYC Women.connect is a forum for entrepreneurs, investors, industry insiders, and others involved in promoting the efforts of women entrepreneurs.

Created for industry veterans and newcomers alike, its mission is to help generate connections that spark business opportunities, inspire innovation, and drive growth in the sector.


6:00- 6:30pm: Networking & reception
6:30- 6:45pm: Event Introduction
6:45 – 7:15pm: Keynote Presentation-
Nina Sodhi, Serial Entrepreneur
7:15- 8:15pm:
Presentations by—

Jessica Gaffney, Founder & CEO Wavework

Dorin Rosenshine, Founder, OutLeads

Rachel Lebensohn, Founder, Seyopa

8:15- 9pm: Networking

Keynote Speaker: Nina Sodhi

Nina is a seasoned startup executive and has a strong history of building and scaling early-stage companies. Currently, Nina is the Founder and CEO of Red Antler Books, a recommendation and discovery site for children’s books. Previously, Nina was the CEO of Fon US, a startup in the crowd sourced WiFi space; the Founder and CEO of Blu Trumpet LLC, a mobile advertising company incubated at IAC (acquired by Breaktime Studios); and the COO of BumpTop (acquired by Google). Prior to her C-level roles at tech companies, Nina was a VP at Merrill Lynch in their technology investment banking group where she worked on a number of tech IPOs and M&A transactions. Nina also runs Nackina, LLC, a consulting company focused on startup strategy and scaling serving select Fortune 500 companies.

Nina has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelors of Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo in Canada.

Presenting Companies:

Outleads, a Microsoft Accelerator company, enables to advertise online based on offline activity. Our patented technology pushes data from CRMs, contact centers, marketing automation, e-mail marketing, and similar software to Google Analytics so advertisers can leverage it in AdWords.

For example, advertisers can target leads that called but didn’t convert; leads that expressed interest in a product over a chat session; leads that were sent an e-mail campaign and opened but didn’t click it; leads with a “hot” status in Salesforce; etc. Outleads is the official Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics & AdWords connector for Genesys, the world’s largest contact center software company.

Seyopa, #SeizeYourPassion!, is a platform to inspire, promote and contribute to the realization of dreams and individual personal growth on a global scale. The ultimate human struggle is that of attaining meaning, purpose and fulfillment in one’s life. In today’s hectic world and busy lifestyle, that struggle is more palpable, prolific and prevalent than ever! Nearly 80% of us feel unfulfilled in our jobs and/or our life and yearn to realize more. But, as more and more of us seek to embark on that journey, the digital landscape is becoming more and more fragmented with endless noise and countless choices and voices from different websites, platforms, and apps. Seyopa aggregates, curates and creates authentic story-driven videos and articles, and provides one effective, efficient, and personalized hub for people to discover and share content, as well as outside resources, that inspire and help them achieve growth, purpose, fulfillment and the pursuit of their dreams.

Wavework live event networking near you app allows users to maximize event experiences by expanding their network. In real-time. One connection at a time. One event at a timeWith the Wavework app, you are able to view professional profiles and contact other Wavework users who have checked-in to the live event you are attending.

The Wavework app is geo and event specific providing a networking opportunity like no other. It’s like a backstage pass to the event at the event…an inside track on the who’s who. Log in when you arrive and start waving. From collaboration with colleagues to meeting new connections, the Wavework app takes events to a whole new level.


Sponsored by:


Organized by:

Saddlerock Advisors
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