Why I started a company (and why more women should too)
Ms. Career Girl
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
It’s not just a matter of equity. When I was in college, I’d read about CEOs confidently stating that they didn’t hire for diversity because they hired for merit. How do you measure merit when you begin counting the extra $1000 SAT classes, after school tutors, internships at dad’s colleague’s office, and parental-paid volunteer trips to Ethiopia? n April of 2018 I quit my job to start a wedding tech company called Honeydew, with my friend Lucy.