Terry’s Picks: Muse Awards, Kirsten Johnson, Funding Women

Muse Awards: We’re thrilled to announce the honorees for this year’s Muse Awards: Mary-Louise Parker (actor), Debi Mazar (actor), Martha Plimpton (actor), Marica Smith (President of Firelight Media) and Jacki Kelly (Chief Operating Officer of Bloomberg Media). The Loreen Arbus Changemaker Award will be presented to Amy Goodman (Democracy Now!, pictured above). Join us on December 8th!

Kirsten Johnson: I was pleased to see Kirsten Johnson included in The Hollywood Reporter’s Documentary Roundtable (though I wish they had featured more than just one woman). Kirsten joined us for a NYWIFT ExperTeas last year.

Funding Women: There is a great new crowdfunding platform called iFundWomen, which helps women-run startups get off the ground.



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