Julia Pimsleur is a scaling coach, author and entrepreneur. She is the Founder and “Chief Empowerista” of Million Dollar Women (MDW), with the mission of helping one million women get to $1M in revenues. MDW offers an online business program, MDW Masterclass, and hosts the annual Million Dollar Women Summit for 200 high-growth women entrepreneurs in New York City. Pimsleur is the author of the best-selling book Million Dollar Women: The Essential Guide for Female Entrepreneurs Who Want to Go Big.
Pimsleur’s passion for working with women entrepreneurs grew out of her own experiences as the founder and CEO of Little Pim, language teaching for young children, one of the few women-led venture capital backed companies in the U.S. She has raised over $26M in Angel, Venture and philanthropic dollars and blogs regularly about entrepreneurship, fundraising, and how more women can “go big.” Prior to Little Pim, Pimsleur worked as a fundraiser in the nonprofit world, where she raised over $20M for organizations including Echoing Green, Committee to Protect Journalists, Witness and Bend the Arc. She is the daughter of language teaching pioneer, Dr. Paul Pimsleur, as well as an award-winning filmmaker, trained NLP master practitioner coach, and mother of two. When she is not speaking or coaching, Pimsleur can be found kicking a soccer ball in the Central Park with her two amazing boys under the age of 14. She lives in Manhattan, speaks French and Italian and is an avid scuba diver.