Founder & CEO
Dulma Altan is the founder of Makelane, the MasterClass for women entrepreneurs. Makelane is a mission to help millions of women start thriving businesses—from side hustles to moonshots—in every industry, starting with ecommerce.
Makelane provides content, courses, and community to help women learn from their dream business mentors. So far it has hosted over 80 live classes with experts who have worked with brands like Allbirds, Casper, BirchBox, Lululemon, Sephora, Credo Beauty, Stitch Fix, Mented, Nasty Gal, Hint Water, Hubble, and more. It has grown the community of women ecommerce & DTC founders to over 1,500 women around the world.
Altan is also the founder of Startup Stork, a side project encouraging people to throw women business showers. It was featured in The New York Times and Business Insider. She also publishes a weekly newsletter profiling rising female founders called How She Built This.
Women have demanded a seat at the table for decades, and now is the time to increase the seats at the table and encourage others to do the same. This panel of women in high-level positions in the startup and tech industries will share their experiences to inspire future leaders. Together, they will celebrate their […]