This Year's SheEO Venture Semi-Finalists!


Brooke Jones - BeauTex Designs

Waste to workwear – a closed loop waste management system turning recycled materials into durable work wear for a variety of trade industries.

BindiMaps - Anna Wright

Bindi Maps assists anyone independently navigate unfamiliar indoor spaces, regardless of whether they can see visual signage and maps or they cannot.

Birth Beat - Edwina Sharrock

We are a for-purpose and disruptive digital-health Midwifery platform empowering women to have their best birth experience, regardless of their race, location and financial situation.

CO Gear - Kym OLeary

CO Gear provides functional fashion that enhances industrial women's lives through confidence, compassion, connection, collaboration and community.

Code Like A Girl - Ally Watson

We're an education startup with a social mission to close the gender gap in technology through result-driven education pathways for women and girls.

Food St - Lorraine Gnanadickam

Food St connects passionate home-cooks with time poor people. We empower cooks to earn an income from home whilst making healthy, homemade food accessible.

Full Circle Fibres - Meriel Chamberlin

Beautiful, Ethical, Traceable Cotton - your textile and clothing supply as it should be, with every best practice stage known.

Game Enough - Carol Vale

Game Enough? is a wholesale and catering food and beverage, Indigenous majority owned, business producing nutritious Australian meats and bush-flavoured products.

Girl Shaped Flames - Tanya Meessmann

Girl Shaped Flames empowers girls to reach their full potential by connecting them with strong, positive, female role models through interactive confidence and skill-building experiences.

Indigital - Mikaela Jade

Combing cultural intelligence (CQ) x Digital Intelligence (DQ) for sustainable communities.

Magcorp - Alison Harrington

Our active and listening programs utilise silent disco technology to deliver therapeutic mental and physical health benefits for seniors, particularly for those living with dementia.

Molten Store - Jessy Cameron

Molten Store is jewellery company based on the idea of closed-loop recycling.

North Home Textiles - Crystal Thomas

NORTH exists as a platform to celebrate and broaden the exposure of textile design by artists working remotely at Aboriginal owned and governed Art Centres.

Pointer Remote Roles - Jo Palmer

Pointer is a job matching platform that connects businesses with talent that work remotely from anywhere in Australia.

Puffling - Lija Wilson

Puffling is a platform connecting senior female talent to organisations with a focus on improving gender diversity. We facilitate this via flexible work solutions.

Seer - Kristi Mansfield

Seer makes it easy for people to easily find, share and use data to make better decisions, create funding opportunities and improve lives in communities.

The Very Good Bra - Stephanie Devine

The Very Good Bra is the world's first zero waste, fully compostable bra in 26 proper sizes.

Verve Super

Verve is Australia's first ethical superannuation fund tailored for women, led by women.

WorkRestart - Helen Black

WorkRestart Social Enterprises creates safer communities. We achieve this by establishing meaningful employment opportunities for currently and previously incarcerated people -positively restarting their lives.

Young Change Agents - Margaret OBrien

Young Change Agents help youth (aged 10-18) see problems as opportunities through social entrepreneurship. F2F programs scaled via teacher capacity building, enabled by technology.

Your Food Collective - Cara Cooper & Lauren Branson

An online Farmers Market that connects consumers directly to local producers.

Thank you to everyone who applied!


2019 Reaction Alice + Whittles

Sustainably made footwear to take you outside, rain or shine, to explore, discover and reconnect.

2019 Semi-Finals Reaction: Awake Labs

Awake Labs is a digital health company that improves the mental health and quality of life of vulnerable populations.

2019 Reaction Beebagz/Eviroluv

We create and sell plastic food storage alternatives for environmentally conscious consumers and retailers which have a positive impact through reduced plastic consumption.

2019 Reaction CANN Forecast

CANN Forecast Software Inc. (CANN) is a young Montreal-based startup whose mission is to help prevent water-related crisis by leveraging Data Science.

2019 Reaction Cheekbone Beauty

Socially Conscious Beauty supporting Indigenous Youth of all generations.

2019 Reaction Dalcini

Dalcini Stainless is an award-winning company committed to creating solutions for food storage that are safe, simple, and sustainable.

2019 Reaction EUTHABAG

A company dedicated to improving the Euthanasia Experience for veterinary teams, pets and their families through incorporation of a dignified pet body bag and education.

2019 Reaction Family Sparks

Clinically-based mental wellness solutions that improve lives.

2019 Reaction Gotcare

Gotcare provides home care to Canadians who have been on a waitlist for far too long, relieves family burden, and empowers support workers nationwide.

2019 Reaction Haircuts on Wheels

Haircuts on Wheels delivers touch and connection through haircare to help seniors age in place, age at home and age well.

2019 Reaction Helga Wear - Jodi

Helga Wear helps trades industries embrace inclusion by innovating and developing body-appropriate safety wear.

2019 Reaction Little Robot Friends

Little Robot Friends teach kids age 7 and up about coding, electronics, and how technology works, so they can become the next super inventor.

2019 Reaction Mini-Cycle

Mini-Cycle is a zero waste kids fashion e-commerce.

2019 Reaction NU Grocery

NU is Ontario's first zero waste grocery store offering bulk and package-free products for all your everyday needs.

2019 Reaction Person Centred Universe

We believe in a better world for those affected by dementia through coaching, education and consultation to encourage inclusive environments.

2019 Reaction Road Coffee

Each cup of our coffee impacts families of smallholder coffee farmers and takes important steps towards their independence and freedom.

2019 Reaction Saponetti

Saponetti, Toronto's first soap refill depot and delivery service, makes it easy for households and businesses to refill premium cleaning and personal care products.

2019 Reaction Sitti Soap

Sitti is a social enterprise that provides fair-wage employment opportunities to refugee women in Jordan to produce handmade Olive Oil Soap and other timeless products.

2019 Reaction Streamline Genomics

Streamline Genomics provides a platform to help clinicians and researchers benefit from genomic sequencing without the need for data analysis expertise.

2019 Reaction The Chufa Co.

The Chufa Co. is partnering with farmers to offer the only North American grown, sustainable and nutrient-dense tigernut crop.

2019 Reaction Climate Friendly B Free Cup

The Bfree Cup was developed to deliver innovative menstrual products and solutions, in a novel and sustainable, whole market-based approach for girls and women globally.

2019 Reaction Shot Tare Shop

The Tare Shop is Nova Scotia's first package-free bulk store, coffee shop, and community hub. We aim to educate, inspire, and support the community.

2019 Reaction Shot Virtual Staff on Demand - Thrivecast

We help reduce the poverty gap among women by connecting women from third world countries to partner and work with women from first world countries.

Thank you to everyone who applied!


2019 Reaction Alice Alexander

Alice Alexander is a vertically-integrated, size-inclusive, ethical and sustainable women's apparel company.

2019 Reaction Alska

A technology driven solution to empower, educate and support family caregivers.

2019 Reaction Buckle Me Baby Coats

Experts recommmend taking coats off in carseats. I invented and sell coats designed to be used safely in the car seat without taking them off.

2019 Reaction Colibri Digital Marketing

To lead people and organizations across the digital divide, ensuring that all who want to can use digital marketing to grow as individuals and businesses.

2019 Reaction Eco Energy

EcoEnergy distributes solar powered energy to people without energy access.

2019 Reaction EcoTech Visions

EcoTech Visions is a Smart Manufacturing lab for Smart Cities focused on growing FarmTech, GreenTech, EnergyTech, SpaceTech, & Bluetech innovation.

2019 Reaction EVmatch

EVmatch™ 's software service enables homeowners, businesses, property managers, and lodging destinations to rent out private electric vehicle charging stations, earning money and accelerating clean transportation.

2019 Reaction Healthy Horizons

We are changing the way new moms are supported at work by enabling companies to provide a safe/comfortable space for mothers to pump breastmilk.

2019 Reaction Immersed Games

We've created a game-based learning platform where students engage in hands-on learning by solving real problems, like learning genetics through increasing crop yield.

2019 Reaction Impact Mapper

ImpactMapper is an online platform for philanthropies, impact investors and corporates to track and visualize their social impact and share the stories that matter most.

2019 Reaction Indigo Education

Indigo™'s sophisticated data platform reveals human capital, enacting meaningful change in schools. Our assessment helps educators know students deeply while finding them best fit careers.

2019 Reaction Instant Teams

Our platform enables companies to scale and manage customer success teams from military-connected professionals.

2019 Reaction Ivyees Everything Honey

We use raw honey from my hives and Manuka to make healthy personal care products for hair, skin, and teeth, because of its great properties.

2019 reaction Curated x Kai

Kai XR is a first-to-market, educational WebVR platform providing inclusive VR field trips & accessible VR maker-spaces for kids.

2019 Reaction Kula Cloth

Kula Cloth is the first of its kind - an antimicrobial pee cloth for all of the places you 'go'!

2019 Reaction Optimal Beginnings

We serve families with children with Autism to improve their independent living skills.

2019 Reaction Pandia Health makes women's lives better by providing easy access to reliable, convenient, and confidential health care via telemedicine and medication delivery, starting with birth control.

2019 Reaction Po Campo

Po Campo bags help you carry what you need on and off your bike, making micro-mobility a better and more seamless part of your life.

2019 Reaction Public Thread

Public Thread is a woman-owned, social enterprise specializing in the design and small batch production of goods made from locally sourced, upcycled textiles.

2019 Reaction Resume Scripter

Resume Scripter provides high-quality career services, workforce development training and online resources to position job-seekers for higher-paying and more fulfilling opportunities.

2019 Reaction Sisu Global Health

Sisu is the future of medical devices in the rapidly expanding market of emerging economies, starting with Hemafuse: a highly effective alternative to donor blood.

2019 Reaction Sudara

Sudara is a certified benefit corporation with a mission to empower women who have escaped from, or who are at high risk of, human trafficking.

2019 Reaction Welcome Home Health

Welcome Home Health disrupts the hospital discharge process that leaves patients confused and anxious. Our compassionate Patient Health Advocates navigate patients/caregivers with daily video visits.

2019 Reaction Zego

ZEGO designs delicious, simple food to meet consumer's increasingly complex dietary needs with purity-verification for pesticides and toxins to promote people and planet health.

Thank you to everyone who applied!