How I Raised $5 Million For My Beauty Tech Start-Up
Live session & Q&A
Wednesday 24 February 12:00 pm EST / 5 pm GMT
Female led beauty tech start-up Preemadonna, the makers of Nailbot - an at home manicure system, announced a $5.6 million seed raise despite the pandemic. Their investors include the Amazon Alexa Fund, Version One Ventures and Halogen Ventures.
Join this session to learn from Pree Walia, Founder & CEO of Preemadonna about:
- how she went from idea to a growing business with patented technology
- her fundraising journey
- what beauty tech investors look for
- her advice for beauty and fashion founders
About the speaker
Pree Walia is the founder and CEO of Preemadonna. Preemadonna is a Silicon Valley based technology start-up building interactive hardware & software experiences and powering creative platforms with an initial focus on Gen Z young women.
Preemadonna's flagship product is the Nailbot -the patented at home manicure system which prints custom instant nail art and eventually polish on your nails. Preemadonna has raised $5.6M led by Halogen Ventures with participation from Version One Ventures, the Amazon Alexa Fund.
Pree previously worked at high growth venture backed start-ups focused on connected devices and building automation services. Pree holds a MBA from the University of Chicago and a BA from Northwestern University.
Pree serves on the Board of Advisors for MakerGirl, a nonprofit that inspires girls to pursue STEM fields. Pree was named one of the top 25 Women in Robotics to know by Robohub.
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