Internet Companies with Female CEOs

In honor of March 8’s International Woman’s Day, Comparably looked to highlight some of the businesses around the U.S. with females in the role of Chief Executive Officer. While there is still a major imbalance in terms of gender parity – last year’s Fortune 500 included just 6.6% women – here are a selection of internet companies that have female CEOs calling the shots.

Location: Jacksonville, FL

CEO: Sharon Rowlands provides business across all industries with the tools to build your online presence. Formed more than 20 years ago, brings all your website, email, security and online marketing solutions into one place. is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: New York, NY

CEO: Krystle Mobayeni

BentoBox develops a mobile operations platform for restaurants to automate tasks such as updating menus and social media, promoting private events, sharing press, and selling gift cards. Its solution offers search engine optimization, social media & newsletter sign-up, and one-click reservations.

BentoBox is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Renee Wang

Castbox is an award-winning global podcast platform that enables anyone to easily find, access, create and enjoy spoken audio content. Castbox gives users access to endless content in multiple languages, anywhere, through any device.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Sima Sistani

Houseparty’s group video chat brings empathy to online communication. The company wants people to get out from behind curated feeds and get back to having real conversations, face to face, with people they care about.

Houseparty is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Sarah Friar

Nextdoor is the neighborhood hub for trusted connections and the exchange of helpful information, goods, and services. The company believes that by bringing neighbors together, it can cultivate a kinder world where everyone has a neighborhood they can rely on.

Nextdoor is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: New York City, NY

CEO: Katia Beauchamp, Hayley Bama

Launched in 2010, Birchbox is the discovery commerce platform redefining the retail process by offering consumers a personalized way to discover, sample, shop and learn about the best products and brands available. Birchbox members have first-touch experiences with products each month and access to educational content to help them get the most out of their products.


Birchbox is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Julia Hartz

Eventbrite develops an online platform that lets users find and create events. Its platform helps them plan events, such as event academy, classes and workshops, conferences, endurance, food and drink, music, nonprofits and fundraisers, performing and visual arts, politics, and reunions.

Eventbrite is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: Washington, D.C.

CEO: Susan Tynan

Framebridge provides an online custom framing service. Framebridge has tackled the painful, inconvenient and costly process of custom framing an item, replacing it with an experience that places the customer first. Through a tech-forward experience and an obsessive focus on quality and materials, they have introduced a new generation of customers to the tradition of custom manufacturing.

Framebridge is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: New York City, NY

CEO: Marcela Sapone

Named one of the 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World by Fast Company in 2018, Hello Alfred is quickly establishing itself as one of the most disruptive commerce channels around, trusted to deliver services, goods and retail experiences past your door. With more than 1 million home visits to more than 40,000 households in residential buildings across eight cities — from New York, Boston, and Chicago to Los Angeles and San Francisco — they’re building the future of urban living.

Hello Alfred is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Alyssa Ravasio

Hipcamp unlocks access to private land for camping and outdoor recreation. It is a mission-driven marketplace where people can list, discover, and book campsites and accommodations on private and public land. Whether it’s finding a scenic spot to pitch a tent or planning a nature-filled getaway, Hipcamp is the go-to guide to getting outside.

Hipcamp is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: Palo Alto, CA

CEO: Adi Tatarko

Houzz is the world’s leading online platform for home remodeling, architecture, interior design, decorating, landscaping & home improvement.

“Good base, excellent health benefits that start day 1, catered breakfast and lunch once a week and fair commission.”


Houzz employees rated their overall culture an A-.

Houzz is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Mariam Naficy

Minted is a design platform whose mission it is to bring the best in independent design to consumers everywhere. The company’s art, stationery, and textiles products have reached over 75 million homes worldwide.


Minted is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Shanna Tellerman

Modsy combines advanced 3D graphics, computer vision, and creative curation to provide its customers with home design guidance and plans. It allows its customers to see inspirational designs and decor within the context of their own home and shows ideas for their space before making any changes.


Modsy is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: Swansea, IL

CEO: Stephanie Leffler

OneSpace is a sophisticated platform that connects internal teams with freelance talent and provides a customizable virtual work interface to complete large-scale content and data projects with unprecedented efficiency. OneSpace offers enterprise businesses, such as Staples, eBay and, both managed services and an advanced software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform for those who wish to have full control over the workforce management process.

“There’s always something to get involved in and we’re constantly rewarded with food and other perks.”


OneSpace employees rated their overall culture a A+.

OneSpace is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: Chicago, IL

CEO: Elizabeth Harz

Sittercity pioneered tech-enabled child care in 2001, and connects millions of families with babysitters and nannies every year. With Sittercity and Chime, its new on-demand service, the company is building a platform that radically simplifies the way parents and caregivers connect and manage their trusted relationships.

Location: Palo Alto, CA

CEO: Stina Ehrensvärd

Yubico sets new world standards for simple, secure login, preventing unauthorized access to computers, servers, and internet accounts. Supporting multiple authentication and encryption protocols on all devices and platforms, YubiKeys protect access to user accounts for the world’s largest enterprises with a simple touch, and with no driver or client software needed. Yubico is a leading contributor to the FIDO Universal 2nd Factor open authentication standard, and Yubico’s technology is used, and loved, in more than 150 countries.

Yubico is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: New York City, NY

CEO: Shan-Lyn Ma

Zola is the wedding company that will do anything for love. We’re reinventing the wedding planning and registry experience to make the happiest moment in our couples’ lives even happier. From engagement to wedding and decorating your first home, Zola is there, combining compassionate customer service with modern tools and technology.

Zola is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Jose, CA

CEO: Lorna Borenstein

Grokker takes the work out of workplace wellness with an easy-to-implement, holistic, and cost-effective program. With over 3,700 exercise, mindfulness, nutrition, finance, and sleep videos from 5 to 50 minutes, more than 130 master experts to choose from, and a supportive community to connect employees across locations, Grokker’s patented program delivers results.

Grokker is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: Seattle, WA

CEO: Sarah Bird

Moz provides analytics software to track all of a website’s inbound marketing efforts—search marketing, link building, social media, and brand mentions—on one platform. Moz Analytics tracks each effort with beautiful data visualizations, insights into competitors’ data, and actionable recommendations to improve each effort’s performance.

Moz is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: Brooklyn, NY

CEO: Liz Wessel

WayUp connects students with part-time, internships, and full-time entry-level jobs for recent grads. Businesses post a job to a targeted audience of students at any US college, and students can browse through jobs and apply for free.

WayUp is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: New York, NY

CEO: Anastasia Leng

Picasso Labs is a developer of smarter visual communication platform.

Picasso Labs is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: San Francisco, CA

CEO: Melody McCloskey

StyleSeat’s mission is to help people look and feel their best. The company is on the path to achieving this mission by being the go-­to platform for consumers to discover, book, and pay for beauty and grooming services (hair stylists, colorists, nail artists, estheticians, barbers, etc).

StyleSeat is hiring! Find your next role here.

Location: Manakin Sabot, VA

CEO: Jody Clower Rotman

Nestiny is a more effective and friendly way to attract, nurture and educate clients all while helping the agents stay top of mind and be more productive. And unlike the current lead generation platforms for agents, Nestiny is an easy-to-use SaaS platform so agents know where to focus their efforts by watching their clients’ progress.

Location: San Francisco, CA

Based in San Francisco, Chronicled is a technology company leveraging blockchain and IoT to power smart, secure supply chain solutions. The company has developed a decentralized protocol and network for supply chain to enforce cross-organization business rules without revealing private data.

“Empathy, compassion, incredible competency, authentic drive to build something that matters.”


Chronicled employees rated their overall culture a A+.

Chronicled is hiring! Find your next role here.