Cafe des Entrepreneurs with Women Entrepreneurs

April 12, 2017

Women in Business






Café des Entrepreneurs - Special Edition

What Can We Learn From Women Entrepreneurs?


Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

@ Mc Dermott, Will & Emery 28 State st, Boston, MA 02109

* English-speaking event *


Join us on April 12 to discuss entrepreneurship with several seasoned female entrepreneurs. We will discuss how they started and sustained their businesses as well as the challenges they encountered and how they worked around them.

Whether you already started your business and need to take it to the next level, or thinking of becoming your own boss, this conversation is for you.

Space is limited. Presentation in English.



5:30 PM          Check in & Networking

6:00 PM          Panel Conversation, followed by Q&A

8:00 PM          Networking




About our speakers.. 


  • Rita Balian Allen - President of Rita B. Allen Associates

  • Anna Bautista - Senior Vice President in Commercial Lending at Boston Private Bank
  • Trish Cotter - Associate Managing Director and Director of the MIT delta v educational accelerator at the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship

  • Stella Karavas - co-Founder, CEO, CFO of Voltree Power, Inc. and President of The Pure Greek Olive Co.

  • Sophie Koenig-Rodriguez - Founder of TransAtlantique, Founder of FACCNE's Women in Business Network




About Café des Entrepreneurs..


The Café des Entrepreneurs is an event organized every two months in Boston where several guests, an entrepreneur and one or several elevator pitches, are interviewed by a moderator and answer the questions of the audience. It also an opportunity to network and exchange for francophile and francophone entrepreneurs, investors and professionals based in New-England.

Created in 2013 by a team of French business partners based in Boston (Consulate, FACCNE, CCEF, French Tech Hub), the Café des Entrepreneurs aims at sharing one’s experience, stimulating new career prospects and promoting closer ties between the business actors of the New-England ecosystem.











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Calendar of events

They Support FACCNE

    • ACE Partners
    • Alstom
    • Aquto
    • Axelia Partners (former Marie Landel & Associates)
    • BIBSMA
    • Be Relax
    • BioMerieux
    • Boston Green
    • CMC Consulting
    • DSML Executive Search
    • Dassault Systems
    • Edenred
    • Essilor
    • French Cultural Center
    • French Tech Hub
    • Good Leads
    • Infotraffic system tv
    • Ipsen
    • Jabra
    • Keolis CS
    • Magicforest
    • Mauna Kea Technologies
    • Mc Dermott Will & Emery
    • Merieux Developpement
    • Miltons Distributing
    • Munksjo paper
    • NFI
    • Nanobiotix
    • Pact and Partners
    • Paul Frank + Collins P.C.
    • Protec Instrument Corporation
    • Puma
    • SES America
    • Sanofi Genzyme
    • Schneider Electric
    • Sealed Air Corporation
    • Sigfox
    • Socomec
    • Solid Founder
    • Stratx
    • Sullivan & Worcester
    • Synlogic
    • Valti
    • Veolia
    • Visiomed Bewell
    • Withings
    • iXBlue

185 Alewife Brook Parkway, Suite 200 
Cambridge, MA 02138
 T: (617) 520-2121 

Please contact us to schedule an appointment.