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Women INVESTING in Women and GIRLS

Friday at 12 Noon Pacific

August 15th 2014:Mompreneur Spotlight: Barbara Bry of ATCOM, ProFlowers.Com, ATHENA, Run Women Run, & Blackbird Ventures

In this episode we spoke to Barbra Bry on being an entrepreneur and women in the workplace. She told us about her involvement in ATCOM and its importance in the 1980’s and 90’s. We learned of her involvement in GLOBAL CONNECT and its help in linking young entrepreneurs with successful mentors (ie. capital, connections, etc.) With the Internet still being very new when Barbra Bry was in these companies, she helped create ProFlowers.com, this went along perfectly with another new website BlueMountain.com. We discussed ATHENA, a San Diego based company that helps level the playing field to give w

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Barbara Bry

Barbara Bry is the chief operating officer of Blackbird Ventures which invests in and incubates early stage technology companies. She has been on the founding team of several companies and three nonprofit organizations. Barbara was a co-founder of Atcom/Info, the leader in developing internet kiosks and high speed internet access in hotel rooms. The company was sold in 1999 in a transaction valued at $80 million and is now owned by Cisco. In addition, Barbara was on the founding management team of Proflowers.com, which completed a successful initial public offering in December 2003 as Provide Commerce and then was sold to Liberty Media in 2006 for $477 million. Barbara is also the
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