Gender Smart | January 28, 2017

New Pinkubator will accelerate women-focused start-ups

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Women Rising

Cindy Whitehead made waves and faced challenges in marketing the Pink Pill, a female sex-drive drug, as founder and CEO of Sprout Pharmaceuticals. Her new company, the Pink Ceiling, is launching the Pinkubator to mentor and seed women-focused start-ups in a male-dominated venture capital world. The Pinkubator has already registered seven companies at its workspace in North Carolina’s Research Triangle.

Photo credit: Sprout Pharmaceuticals