I speak frequently about mentorship, entrepreneurship, digital media, women in business, the causes and companies I invest in, and my own career story. Want to set up an interview? Get in touch. To inquire about a speaking engagement, please visit my All American Speakers page


SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • She Runs It Executive Class Retreat, March 31, 2017
  • Women in Innovation International Women's Day Panel, March 8, 2017
  • Reinvent You With Fran Hauser (Light Up With Lucy Illuminating Series), January 18, 2017
  • Women's Entrepreneurship Day, November 29, 2016
  • The Brave Summit, November 5, 2016
  • Virtual Reality 20/20, October 17, 2016
  • The Vinetta Project Showcase, July 20, 2016
  • HBS Startup Studio, July 14, 2016
  • #MentHERnyc, June 23, 2016
  • The Other Festival, June 11, 2016
  • Made in NY Demo Day, May 4, 2016
  • Feliciano School of Business Negotiation Panel, March 28, 2016
  • International Women's Day at the Rye Art Center, March 8, 2016
  • IBM Think Digital Marketing Series, March 2016
  • 2016 Pipeline Fellowship Conference, February 26, 2016
  • Macquarie Virtual Reality Conference and Expo, February 25, 2016
  • Martha Stewart American Made, November 7, 2015
  • TechWeek NY, October 16, 2015
  • New York Media Festival, October 9, 2015
  • SHE Summit, October 7, 2015
  • F Cubed Fireside Chat, June 3, 2015
  • LDV Vision Summit, May 20, 2015
  • Tigress Ventures Women Wednesdays, April 15, 2015
  • Co-emcee at SXSW Accelerator, SXSW Interactive Festival, March 14, 2015
  • Myth of the Technical Co-Founder Panel at Pivotal Labs, February 12, 2015
  • What Women Want Talk Radio Show with Judy Goss, February 8, 2015 (9pm ET on latalkradio.com)
  • Cracking the Code: Success for Women Digital News Entrepreneurs, January 28-30, 2015
  • WEN Meetup: Things Every Successful Entrepreneur Should Know, January 13, 2015
  • Decoded Fashion New York Summit, November 19, 2014
  • SheEO Mentor Monday Hangout on Air, October 27, 2014
  • Women Entrepreneur Week, October 14, 2014
  • Emerging Women Panel, October 10-11, 2014
  • AppNexus Fireside Chat, September 23, 2014
  • Women 2.0 Meetup, September 4, 2014

WRITING

What I Wish I Knew When I Asked For A Raise In My 20s - Levo, April 2017

#IAmAMogul Because I Believe Every Driven Female Entrepreneur With A Great Idea Deserves Access to Capital and Mentorship - Mogul, March 2016

Nice Women Finish First When They Ask The Right Questions - Forbes, January 2016

10 Things an Investor Looks for in an Entrepreneur - Levo, February 2015

10 Tips for Getting Your Startup Funded - Inc. and Women 2.0, September 2014 

Start Them Up - Bedford Magazine, September 2014

HONORS & ACCOLADES

Honored as one of the 2014 40 Women To Watch Over 40. 

Honored as one of the 2014 40 Women To Watch Over 40

Honored as one of the 40 most distinguished magazine and media professionals. 

Honored as one of the 40 most distinguished magazine and media professionals. 

Named as one of Ad Age's Women to Watch in 2009. 

Named as one of Ad Age's Women to Watch in 2009. 

Inducted into Media Industry Newsletter's (MIN) Digital Hall of Fame in 2008. 

Inducted into Media Industry Newsletter's (MIN) Digital Hall of Fame in 2008. 

Named as a Global Women Champion by Global Connections for Women on International Women's Day 2014. 

Named as a Global Women Champion by Global Connections for Women on International Women's Day 2014. 

  Named as one of the 6 most powerful women in the New York City tech scene by Refinery29. 

 

Named as one of the 6 most powerful women in the New York City tech scene by Refinery29. 

Honored by the Girl Scouts Council of Greater New York for strong leadership in 2011. 

Honored by the Girl Scouts Council of Greater New York for strong leadership in 2011. 

Received the YWCA of the City of New York's W Award, which honors women who embody the YWCA vision of empowering women and eliminating racism, in 2015. 

Received the YWCA of the City of New York's W Award, which honors women who embody the YWCA vision of empowering women and eliminating racism, in 2015. 

PRESS CLIPS

Podcast: Stop Your Stress - Put Your Worries In This Box - Forbes, May 2017

This Fierce Female Powerhouse Is A True Champion On International Women's Day And Everyday - The Venue Report, March 2017

The 12th Annual Rosenzweig Report on Women at the Top Levels of Corporate Canada - March 2017

Forty Over 40 Asks: 11Qs for Vanessa Schenck -  Forty Over 40, March 2017

The Apps One Working Woman Can't Live Without - Joyst, January 2017

Fran Hauser Spotlight On: Girl Be Heard - Spotlight On Giving, November 2016

Girl Be Heard to Honor Danai Gurira and Fran Hauser at 2016 GOTTA LOVE GIRLS Gala - Broadway World, September 2016

How Successful Businesswomen Are Redefining Modern Feminism - Forbes, August 

Meet Fierce Woman Advocate, Fran Hauser - Huffington Post, July 2016

SXSW rival festival hopes to win at gender diversity - MarketWatch, June 2016

Two Westchester Execs Form Women's Networking Group With Panel In Purchase - Greenburgh Daily Voice, June 2016 

Squarespace for Journalists, From Dumbo - Observer, May 2016

A start-up offering divorces online - CNBC Power Pitch, April 2016

Why Becoming Parents Makes People Better Employees - Fast Company, April 2016

Portraits of Power: 64 Insanely Inspiring Women from Our First-Ever #PowerTrip - Marie Claire, March 2016

To Give Life More Meaning - MORE Magazine, January 2016

Nice Women Finish First When They Ask The Right Questions - Forbes, January 2016

Looking Back: Bill Sobel's Biggest Connections - CMSWire, December 2016

Fran Hauser: Digital Media Star Soars Into Venture Capital - CMSWire, December 2015

Crowdsourcing Love Advice - CNBC's Power Pitch, December 2015

An Open Letter to the VC Who Can't Find Any Women to Work at His Firm - sheknows, December 2015

Productivity Secrets of the Most Productive People - Fast Company, December 2015

Marlene Gordon & Fran Hauser On What It Takes To Excel in the Corporate Arena - The Movement Blog, November 2015 

NYC Entrepreneurs Discuss Rebuilding Cities and Businesses, Financing, and Storytelling - AlleyWatch, November 2015

Orchard Mile Launches Online Designer Destination - Women's Wear Daily, October 2015

Why Zooey Deschanel's media startup HelloGiggles sold to Time Inc. - Los Angeles Times, October 2015

Rent the Runway and UBS Announce Venture Competition and Educational Program 'Project Entrepreneur' - PR Newswire, September 2015

8 Venture Capitalists Who Are Making Waves Out of the Gate - Tech.Co, September 2015

Creating Change for Female Leaders Starts with Individual Support - Forbes, July 2015

List of Female Angel and Early-Stage Investors in Tech - Medium, June 2015

Fran Hauser: From New Media to Virtual Reality - Millennial Magazine, May 2015

Recognizing Innovators and Advocates Who Serve - YWCA, May 2015

Millennial Magazine Interviews Trailblazers for New Mentor Series - Digital Journal, May 2015

5 Successful Women on Their Style Philosophy - DailyWorth, March 2015

Founder Field Day - Harvard Business School Case Selection, February 2015

SXSW Interactive Announces 2015 Accelerator Finalists, Judges and Emcees - MarketWatch, January 2015

The Motivators: 10 Voices That Are #Good4Her - Levo, November 2014

6 Of The Most Powerful Women In New York City's Tech Scene - Refinery 29, November 2014

8Qs with Fran Hauser - 40 Over 40, November 2014

My Path to Becoming an Angel Investor - Medium, October 2014

Start-up calling on 2-year-old authors - CNBC Power Pitch, October 2014

Forty Over 40: Fran Hauser - September 2014

'40 Women to Watch Over 40' List Rewards Women of All Ages - Forbes, July 2014

Retail Tech Titan: Soraya Darabi, Co-Founder of Zady - The Native Society, July 2014

Former Time Exec Fran Hauser Is Now a VC - Re/code, May 2014

Why The World's Most Talked-About New Art Dealer Is Instagram - Vogue, May 2014

Dunham Books to Release 9 Ways We're Screwing Up Our Girls and How We Can Stop - Broadway World, May 2014

Another Exit at Time, Inc. - New York Post, February 2014

Levo League Raises $7 Million Angel Round - Re/code, February 2014

Pulling for the Underdog - DennisWhittle.com, January 2014

5 Pieces of Career Advice for Women Tech Entrepreneurs - Mashable, February 2014 

A Woman's View from Atop a Media Empire - May Brooks, December 2013

Fran Hauser: Inspiring is Key to Success - Felix Mag, November 2013

Techs and the City: Fran Hauser - AlleyWatch, November 2013

7 Empowering Tales of Mentorship - Refinery 29, September 2013

Career Lessons from Time Inc.'s Style & Entertainment Group President of Digital, Fran Hauser - Her Campus, August 2013 (Video)

How She Got There: Fran Hauser - HerCampus, July 2013

To Spark Children's Imaginations, Hullabalu Raises $1.8 Million from SV Angel, Great Oaks & Others - TechCrunch, June 2013

Style Story: Fran Hauser - Fashion Project, June 2013

GlobalGiving: The Opportunity to Give Where It's Personally Meaningful - HuffPost, June 2013

How a Mentor Can Accelerate Your Career - Mashable, April 2013

Spotlight on Fran Hauser - Social Media Week, February 2012

It's Malala's Day - Page Six, November 2012

How Time Inc. is Preparing for a Future in Digital News with a J-School of its Own - Nieman Journalism Lab, November 2011

Time Inc.'s Fran Hauser on Accelerating Digital Development - FOLIO, November 2011

Women to Watch: Fran Hauser - Ad Age, June 2009

Web Site of the Year: People.Com - AdWeek, March 2009

People.Com's Golin, Hauser: Being More Aggressive By Being Soft - CBS News, July 2008


HIGHLIGHTS

Speaking to Her Campus about my career, the changing face of the magazine industry, and what college students can do to get a job in the future.

Speaking with Girl Be Heard company members during 2016's International Day of the Girl.

 

Thanks to Girl Be Heard for honoring me with the Fairy Godmother Award.

On Girl Starter, I talk to young women about what I look for when I decide to invest. 

I sat down with Gloria Feldt at the SHE Summit to talk about what it takes to excel in the corporate arena. 

I sat down with Gloria Feldt at the SHE Summit to talk about what it takes to excel in the corporate arena.