- March 1, 2022

Austinites Camila Alves McConaughey, Becca Tobin, and Kendra Scott Take Part in International Women’s Day Event


The Female Founder Collective is bringing their International Women’s Day event – Female Founders Day – back to Austin and there are some familiar faces included in the panel of speakers.

The in-person event will be a day of education, inspiration, and celebration of female innovators,
game-changers, and culture makers. The day’s events includes many well know speakers and brands.

Here’s who will be taking part:

  • Alison Wyatt, Former Media Executive at Refinery 29, Goop, and Girlboss, Start-up Advisor & Angel Investor and Co-Founder of Female Founders Collective,
  • Angie Klein, President & CEO at Visible
  • Arian Simone, Co-Founder & Investor at Fearless Fund
  • Becca Tobin, Actress and Member of The Lady Gang Podcast
  • Camila Alves McConaughey, Founder of Women of Today and Author of Biting Off More Than You Can Chew
  • Deena Shakir, Partner at Lux Capital
  • Hitha Palepu, CEO of Rhoshan Pharmaceuticals
  • Jen Batchelor, Co-founder & CEO of Kin Euphorics
  • Joanna Lambert, President & GM at Yahoo
  • Kendra Scott, Philanthropist, Founder and Executive Chairwoman of her eponymous jewlery line
  • Nadya Okamoto, Co-Founder & CEO of August; Founder and Former Executive Director of PERIOD, Author of We’re Speaking and How To Pack, and Curator of #5SmartReads
  • Rebecca Minkoff, Iconic Fashion Designer, Best-selling author, and Co-founder of Female Founders Collective
  • Zoila Darton, Founder of WORD Creative

Taking place the day before SXSW begins on March 10, VIP Tickets for the event sold out almost immediately.

There are still a few General Admission tickets left for the International Women’s Day – Female Founders Day event!

Learn more and purchase here.

The conference will take place at Springdale Station in Austin. Thanks to a special partnership with Google, the FFD Summit will also be accessible to those that cannot physically attend the event. The partnership will bring to life a unique virtual experience for all hybrid ticket holders.

In case you aren’t aware, March is Women’s History Month and Tuesday, March 8 is International Women’s Day!

Featured photos via Women of Today, The Lady Gang, and Kendra Scott on Instagram.