Female Founder Feature – Bri Makaric, BRITE bites

Bri Makaric is the Founder of BRITE bites. Tell us about your company. What inspired you to start it? BRITE bites™ is an all-natural probiotic snack bite company, which stands true to its core values of Balanced. Real. Integrity. Trust. Energy. Our first product line includes The Original Bite, Cocoa Bite, and Super Bite. BRITE […] [...]




3rd Annual Champion Awards Honors Champions of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion across America

SEATTLE & DENVER – August 20, 2020 – The Female Founders Alliance (FFA), an organization dedicated to achieving equitable representation among business owners and leaders, celebrated champions of intersectional gender equity at the third annual Champion Awards. Finalists for the awards were selected from hundreds of nominations submitted by FFA’s community. Winners were chosen after […] [...]




Female Founder Feature – Betsy Tong, Honistly

Betsy Tong is the CEO & Co-Founder of Honistly. Tell us about your company. What inspired you to start it? Our goal is to build an alternative one-stop financial services brand starting with the car and eventually protecting the stuff people every day. Today people spend $44B on warranties to protect their things. We started […] [...]




Female Founder Feature – Melissa Acton-Buzard, Chameleon Technologies

Melissa Acton-Buzard is the Founder & CEO of Chameleon Technologies.   Tell us about your company. What inspired you to start it? I worked in the staffing industry ever since I graduated from the University of Washington in 1995. Hired as the vendor coordinator for a large contract the company landed with Microsoft, I quickly […] [...]