Is it me, or does it feel like the year went by fast, but when you look back January 1st of 2017 feels forever ago? Since 2017 is over I thought I would share some of the milestones that GiftPocket hit in 2017
January 2017: Started Developing the app
June 2017: I spoke on a panel at the Weld Women, Leadership and Innovation Conference.
June 2017: Gave a 1 minute and 30-second pitch to a panel of judges, which was hosted by one of the head journalist for TechCrunch.
June 2017: I Spoke at the Future Awesome Camp discussing the process of starting an app to students in elementary and middle school.
October 2017: I had a booth at the Girl Scout event (G.I.R.L.), at the Columbus Convention Center. As well, I spoke on a panel with the Jeni Britton Bauer and Jane Grote discussing
October 2017: Rev 1 Ventures released an article about Brooke, “How One Teen Built a Tech Company that Inspired Thousands of Girls”
December 2017: Almost done developing the app beginning user testing.
December 2017: Hired Michelle Murica as the CFO of GiftPocket.
Those are just some of the many milestones that GiftPocket hit this year. Hopefully this year will hit the milestone that everyone is waiting for, GiftPocket launching!!