GM, BFF: We're joining the Boss Beauties family

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BFFs — we are thrilled to announce that we’re joining the incredible Boss Beauties family!

This exciting acquisition marks a significant milestone in all we’ve experienced together  as a community, and we wouldn’t be here without you. We want to extend our heartfelt gratitude to each and every one of you for being an integral part of the BFF story thus far. Your support, enthusiasm and dedication have been the inspiration for everything we do — and we are just getting started!

What does this mean for you? We anticipate the potential for many exciting new collaborations and partnerships on the horizon, along with greater access to a wider range of programming and fresh perks.

As you know, we've always worked to connect our BFF community to global opportunities. Even during a bear market, nothing has kept you — our amazing community of learners — from seeking education and professional development. We’ve taken great pride in creating spaces for Web3 peers and colleagues to come together and learn about frontier tech, and that won’t be stopping any time soon. 

But now, it’s time to grow. What's next? Join us for a public Twitter Space with Boss Beauties co-founder and CEO Lisa Mayer and BFF co-founder Jaime Schmidt today at 5pm ET. Tune in to hear from the founders about our exciting shared vision (set your Spaces reminder here!).

Get ready to embark on this amazing journey with us. 💖  P.S. Check your BFF Friendship Bracelet for a surprise to celebrate the evolution 😘

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Catch Up Quick

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🔊Exploring the future of learning. Listen in on a fascinating conversation with ZenAcademy founder, Zeneca, and Ledger customer success specialist, Taylor Lunsford, about the ways online learning unites communities and empowers learning.

📣 Calling all innovative consumer startups and founders! Our friends at Club CPG are still accepting applicants for the Fall 2023 accelerator. The curriculum is recorded, and new members can join at any time throughout the program. This cohort will focus on supporting projects in the early critical startup phase with an emphasis on the impact of AI and Web3 on consumer products.

POC Labs and Walmart celebrate 50 years of hip-hop—metaverse style. The Cultureverse, a digital experience in Spatial, has been launched to celebrate the 50th anniversary of hip-hop, in collaboration between Walmart and POCLab, a Web3 creative studio co-founded by Simone Berry and Akbar Hamid. 

Visa expands stablecoin capabilities to Solana. Cuy Sheffield, head of crypto at Visa, said the move aims to speed up cross-border settlements.

ChatGPT resistance heats up. A dozen prominent media entities, including Disney, The New York Times and CNN, have taken the stance of blocking access to ChatGPT. Meanwhile, bestselling authors including Jodie Picoult and Jonathan Franzen are uniting in a class-action lawsuit against ChatGPT creators OpenAI. 

Warner Music signs a record deal with AI-generated popstar. The AI-created virtual artist, Noonoouri, has over 400 thousand Instagram followers. 

From Our Founding BFFs

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Rent The Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman shares the power of a simple two-word lesson for success with CNBC Make It

Inspired Capital Founder Alexa Von Tobel offers advice on avoiding common business mistakes and shares with CNBC Make It what drives more happiness than money. 

Bobbie Co-Founder & CEO Laura Modi was recently featured in the Business Post for leading what more and more people are calling a “unicorn” of a company. 

Milo Founder & CEO Avni Patel Thompson’s message to OpenAI’s Sam Altman helped save her AI startup.

Designer & Founder Rebecca Minkoff discussed her new stone line and navigating fashion’s social media hierarchy with Women’s Wear Daily.

BFF Events

🗓️ Mark your calendars! We’re celebrating the Boss Beauties acquisition with a public Twitter Space on September 27 at 5pm ET!


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