Friends of ET

"I am so blown away by this program. I have never gone to a camp/program where I have learned this much and I will be singing the praises of this program for a long time to come!" -2013 Participant


SixFigureStart® is a career coaching firm, comprised of former Fortune 500 recruiters. They have hired and managed the career development of thousands of people for leading companies and now share that expertise and inside knowledge with our clients. SixFigureStart® career advice and job market insights have been extensively quoted including mentions in ABC, NBC, CBS and CBS Moneywatch, BusinessWeek, CareerBuilder, CNN Money,, Newsweek, NPR, Real Simple and Success Magazine.

Girl Develop It is an international organization, certified by the Board of Education, that exists to provide affordable and accessible programs to women who want to learn software development through mentorship and hands-on instruction. Our vision is to create a network of empowered women who feel confident in their abilities to code and build beautiful web and mobile applications. By teaching women around the world from diverse backgrounds to learn software development, we can help women improve their careers and confidence in their everyday lives.

Tech Girlz bridges the gender gap in the STEM fields through classes, workshops, and events dedicated to helping adolescent girls understand that a future in technology does not necessarily equate to 'a boring computer job,' but instead transcends the cubicle into nearly every field imaginable.

37 Angels activates the untapped capital and experience women can bring to investing in male and female-led ventures. We also offer a unique training program to educate novice angels in the fundamentals of investing in young companies.

Lean Startup Machine is an intensive three-day workshop which teaches entrepreneurs and innovators how to build disruptive products.

Girls Who Code works to educate, inspire, and equip young women with the skills and resources to pursue academic and career opportunities in computing fields.


Nucleus Branding helps clients invigorate their brand strategy by illuminating an organization's unified, inner conviction and instigating more compelling and persuasive brand behavior, product design, consumer experiences, and communications.

Code Montage is an online program for developers to gain real world coding experience and improve their skills while making an impact on open source, social good projects. CodeMontage helps aspiring professional developers make the leap from learning about coding to becoming active contributing members of the developer community.


TrendSeeder is an e-commerce site which provides a platform for up-and-coming designers to reach fashion-forward consumers seeking exclusive limited-edition couture.

BAV Consulting, a unit of the WPP Group, helps business executives and marketers assess, drive, and monitor the direction of their brands as strategic corporate assets, using the proprietary BrandAsset Valuator (BAV) models and metrics created from the world's most comprehensive study of brands, to link the more emotional aspects of brand affinity to the harder quantitative measures of finance

StarVest Partners, L.P. is a venture capital firm specializing in mid venture, late venture, expansion, and growth capital investments.



General Assembly’s global network of campuses not only brings people together – it takes advantage of a new kind of learning-by-doing. Through our curriculum, entrepreneurs receive a pragmatic and multi-disciplinary education at the intersection of technology, design, and business. By connecting entrepreneurs, expert instructors, and motivated thinkers, we're cultivating a multi-faceted community of like-minded individuals united by common goals, shared experiences, and the occasional dance party.

Grovo helps you get the most out of the Internet and cloud-based services so you can be more productive and spend time on what matters most.


Hanky Panky was created over 30 years ago. In 1977, designer Gale Epstein created a hand-made lingerie set for her friend and Barnard alum, Lida Orzeck, crafted out of embroidered handkerchiefs. With the inception of the hanky set in the seventies to the thongs of today, Hanky Panky continues to influence trends in lingerie and sleepwear, providing brilliant solutions for fashion fit issues by remaining dedicated to innovative design, comfort, quality, and US production.









Down to Earth Finance


 Great Scout







Athena Digital Design






Lean Startup Machine



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