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Entrepreneur and Investor Wine & Cheese: Investing in Women

  • The VAULT @ Canadian Landing Pad 415 Jackson Street San Francisco, CA, 94111 United States (map)

Investing in Women

Please join us for a evening of networking with a panel of dynamic women investors and connectors, over wine and cheese.

Co-sponsored by:


Canadian Women's Network - Silicon Valley, a group of professional women committed to supporting Canadian businesses gain deeper connections into Silicon Valley. The CWN Connectors are hosting our second cohort of 10 Canadian companies joining us in San Francisco to explore how to grow their businesses. We also support our local network and are always looking to make new introductions.


The Expat Woman, a global diverse network of professional women in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. We inspire, educate and empower our members through online and offline events, strategic partnerships, resources and networking opportunities.

Potential Panel Topics:

  • What investors are most excited about (sector, geography, technology).

  • How investors define "disruptive female founded and led technology companies”.

  • Fundraising Process 101- what you look for; how startups build relationships with investors etc.

  • The importance of mentors and sponsors and how women establish these relationships.

Panel includes:

  Amy LaMeyer   EnteringVR  Investor, Advisor

Amy LaMeyer


Investor, Advisor

  Jennifer Vancini   Mighty Capital  General Partner

Jennifer Vancini

Mighty Capital

General Partner

  Zaynep Zorlu   CreatorDen  Chair Of The Board Of Directors

Zaynep Zorlu


Chair Of The Board Of Directors

We are inviting entrepreneurs, our CWN Connectors, The Expat Woman members and investors to mix, mingle, share project information and enjoy the season at our convenient location at the Vault in downtown San Francisco. This event is not limited to women or those affiliated with Canada. We encourage you to share with your network and invite like minded colleagues and friends to join us.

Connection Silicon Valley is committed to supporting Canadian women gain deeper connections into Silicon Valley. We founded the Canadian Women's Network to support Canadian female founders and women in tech.

The Expat Woman is a global community of professional women headquartered in San Francisco. Our network includes recent expats, expats who have immigrated many years ago and native-born women with very diverse backgrounds including entrepreneurs, investors, women executives, professional, jobseekers and homemakers. Our mission is to connect, educate and empower through our events, community and content.