The Wana Blog
by erinatwana | Apr 19, 2020
Crain’s Cleveland Business reports on Komae’s rising to the challenge of providing assistance to families during the coronavirus pandemic.
by erinatwana | Mar 30, 2020
Emi Couple brings short, daily reminders to help people maintain happy and meaningful relationships in this busy world, and Wana CEO Erin Beck sat down with Emi for their #EmiTogether series about founders and the loves they’ve found.
by erinatwana | Mar 27, 2020
TechCrunch recently featured Wana and our Komae app as a notable childcare startup leveraging technology to tackle COVID-19.
by erinatwana | Mar 17, 2020
When 27 female founders came together to care for families during COVID-19, Forbes took notice, and Wana’s Komae app featured as a tool for parents seeking care through crisis.
by erinatwana | Mar 16, 2020
Psychology Today called on Komae to fill an important niche for the working-at-home parent: asking for help. Of course, don’t forget the power of video conferencing, play breaks, and Obi-Wan Kenobi.
by erinatwana | Aug 10, 2018
Wana is empowering young entrepreneurs at Glendale Tech Week with the Kids Startup Showcase, and you can find Erin representing working moms at the Women in Tech panel.
by erinatwana | Aug 9, 2018
“This is the growing expectation of the modern worker, and a company must either adopt the policies and technology to make it happen or be surpassed for talent by the companies that do.” Erin Beck joins DAME is discuss the urgent need for support of working mothers.
by erinatwana | Jul 11, 2018
AESC’s BlueSteps reached out to “tech leadership” to learn how to overcome the greatest challenges in building a stand-out tech company. Erin Beck says, “Finding that team, for me, comes down to asking one extra question at the end of each resume bullet: ‘Why were you the only one that could do this?’”
by erinatwana | Jun 20, 2018
Business News Daily reached out to “a handful of experts” for advice on making the clinching pitch to investors. Erin says, “They don’t connect with you for what you’re doing, but why you’re doing it.” At Wana, it’s all about giving families the tools to have everything, even free babysitting.
by erinatwana | May 22, 2018
Erin recalls, “I didn’t think I would fall in love with LA. I’m a Midwest girl turned city dweller that still thinks it isn’t barbecue without the sauce. So I filled up a backpack and did 15 months around 5 continents with my husband and my camera, with odd homes and odd jobs.” Read the rest on VoyageLA.