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Sydney Startup Hub’s Female Founder Showcase

This event was live streamed on 10 March 2022 to celebrate NSW Women’s Week.

Six amazing founders from the Sydney Startup Hub community spoke about their innovative businesses and the lessons they’ve learned along the way.

Watch the live stream


  • Francoise Gelbard, Co-Founder, HumanableCX - Stone & Chalk 
  • Paula Jones, Founder, Blind Chihuahua - The Studio 
  • Laura Hicks, Founder, Ewokii - Fishburners 
  • Toni Mladenova, CEO and Co-Founder, Yard - Tank Stream Labs 
  • Zeina Khodr, Founder and Chief Spark, Paper + Spark - The Studio  
  • Carly Shamgar, CEO and Co-Founder, Shouta - Stone & Chalk 

About NSW Women’s Week

NSW Women's Week, 7 to 13 March 2022, is a chance for women across the state to come together to support one another, share information and celebrate women’s achievements. It coincides with International Women's Day on 8 March 2022, and the NSW Women of the Year Awards on 9 March 2022.