Founders & Future Makers

As we continue to celebrate Women’s History Month, this week we shine the light on women leaders who are Founders or Future Makers! We are inspired by these leaders and honor their remarkable achievements and contributions. Join us in celebrating individuals who are creating positive change, disrupting the marketplace, and shaping the future.

Elizabeth Vazquez:

Elizabeth A. Vazquez, Founder and CEO of WEConnect International. Elizabeth has dedicated her career to empowering women entrepreneurs globally. With WEConnect, she has created pathways for women-owned businesses to thrive in the competitive global marketplace. Her vision and leadership inspire us all to push boundaries and create a more inclusive and equitable future. To learn more about the work that WEConnect International does, visit:

Melanie Perkins: 

Melanie Perkins, the innovative mind behind Canva, a platform that has revolutionized design accessibility for millions worldwide. One of the youngest female CEOs leading a billion-dollar tech startup, Melanie is not just shaping the design industry, she’s empowering individuals to unleash their creativity and make a lasting impact. Melanie was just 19 when she first got the idea to create an easy-to-use design program that everyone could use. Her journey reminds us that age is no barrier to creating positive change and shaping the future. To learn more about Canva, visit

Konstantina Psoma:

Konstantina Psoma, the founder of Kaedin which is disrupting markets with its AI platform that generates 3D graphics from 2D content! Poised for exceptional growth, Kaedim is an AI startup launched by 24-year-old Konstantina in 2020. She founded the company while finishing her Master of Engineering degree at the University of Bristol. Discover more here:

Ioana Good and Adrien Maines:

Ioana Good and Adrien Maines, the co-developers of Find A Rainmaker, are redefining media assessment and communication strategies with their innovative solution. Their dedication to efficiency, creativity, and impact is shaping the future of PR, marketing, and revenue growth. Through their work, they inspire us to think outside the box, embrace new technologies, and lead with purpose in an ever-evolving digital landscape. Explore FAR: