She Chooses was co-founded by Anne Giles Clelland, Alex Edelman, Henry Bass, and Laureen Fleming. The She Chooses team has worked remotely from its beginnings, “meeting” weekly via Skype. Alex Edelman will fly into the Blacksburg, Virginia area this week and he and Henry Bass and Laureen Fleming will meet for the first time at their She Chooses team meeting on Wednesday, May 11, 2011. They will gather again on Thursday, May 12 for TechNite.
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She Chooses (TM) is the social network for women whose members choose what, how, and with whom they share. She Chooses features an algorithm-based sharing component that helps women ask themselves what they’re feeling and thinking prior to making a choice – Feel. Think. Choose. Offering the opportunity to privately consider members’ publicly shared choices ranked appreciatively by other members, She Chooses fosters uniquely meaningful personal reflection and authentic communication in the company of other women.
VT KnowledgeWorks encourages and enables creative entrepreneurship world-wide, through innovative curriculum, local business resource centers, and a global network of cooperating regions, all focused on three essential contributors to success: clear understanding of fundamental business principles; access to timely, relevant information; and meaningful personal and corporate relationships. It is a self-sustaining not-for-profit subsidiary of the Virginia Tech Foundation, funded through the continuing confidence and enthusiasm of its clients, sponsors and friends, both corporate and individual. Its world headquarters is in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
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