Immersion: Women Founders

Immersion: Women Founders is a 12-week, mentorship-focused program connecting 11 women-founded startups from Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Poland, Spain, and the UK to the best of Google. Beyond connecting the 11 selected female-founded startups to each other, the program provides companies with access to growth opportunities and investors. In focusing on leadership, networking, and development, this program supports a powerful global community of women, giving them the valuable resources they need to grow their startups.

Program Highlights

Immersion: Women Founders is designed around key themes to bring the best of Google to selected startups.

  • Set and Track OKRs

    Learn how to use Google’s goal-setting methodology to set ambitious targets and track progress.

  • Manage Technical Teams

    Discover how to create a bigger impact in the workplace. Founders learn new leadership tools to improve their goal-setting, team-building, and management skills.

  • Hire the Right Team

    Recruiting the right people for the team is critical to a startup’s success but no easy task. Founders learn how to make better, more inclusive hiring decisions through each stage of the process—from writing job descriptions and interviewing strategies to assembling hiring committees.

  • Product-Market Fit

    Adapt to new customer behavior and bring your company to the next level. Founders gain a more complete set of tools to help them navigate the challenges ahead.

  • Dedicated Leadership Coaching

    Especially in moments of crisis, effective team management is critical to a company’s success. Through methodologies and tools, founders learn how to keep up productivity even in uncertain times.

Meet the Founders

  • Blanca Vidal

    Co-Founder at Deplace

  • Lee Vanessa Butz

    Founder & CEO at District Technologies

  • Nina Julie Lepique

    Co-Founder & CEO at Femtasy

  • Francesca Hodgson

    Co-Founder at Goodbox

  • Pavlína Zychová

    Co-Founder & CEO at MyStay

  • Kinga Jentetics

    Co-Founder & CEO at PublishDrive

  • Sarah Henley

    Co-Founder and COO at NextUp

  • Zahra Shah

    Co-Founder at Seers

  • Maria-Liisa Bruckert

    Co-Founder at SQIN

  • Yael Shemer

    Co-Founder & CMO at TULU

  • Zuzanna Sielicka Kalczynska & Julia Sielicka Jastrzebska

    Co-Founders at Whisbear

Selected Startups

  • Deplace

    Improving the homebuying and -selling experience, making it more transparent, safe and economical.

  • District Technology

    Empowering workplaces with a digital platform where users can engage with and have access to the latest news, amenities, community features and more.

  • Femtasy

    The first platform for sensual audio content for women, taking a mind-first approach to sexuality based on data-driven research.

  • GoodBox

    Changing the world of philanthropy by connecting donors with the causes they care about.

  • MyStay

    Simplifying hotel management and improving guests’ experience with a digital platform that automates all the guest-hotel interactions, from check-in to customer review.

  • NextUpComedy

    Transforming the market of live comedy by bringing acts to a global audience of comedy fans via high-quality apps.

  • Publish Drive

    The best digital publishing platform to publish, market, and manage royalties for ebooks, print, and audiobooks.

  • Seers

    The UK's leading privacy & consent management platform to help companies protect themselves and become compliant worldwide.

  • SQIN

    Beauty tech company changing the world of beauty retail by creating the world’s number 1 beauty community app.

  • Tulu

    Setting up smart rooms in apartment buildings that are filled with household and lifestyle products that can be rented by the hour, day or longer.

  • Whisbear

    Helping babies sleep healthier and better by introducing smart solutions and innovation to baby sleep aids.