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GEENIE Closes First Round of Funding

GEENIE Closes Angel Round Amidst Social and Political Unrest Inclusive Beauty and Social Commerce Upstart Secures First Round of Funding from Diverse Angel Investors Brooklyn, NY, January 12, 2021 — GEENIE World Inc., the community-centered beauty marketplace, today announced the close of its angel round funded by independent angel investors including Direct-to-Consumer leader Emmett Shine, Co-Founder of Pattern Brands (previously Gin Lane). The undisclosed round includes eleven investors, many are angel investing for the first-time. Raised in under a month, the financing jumpstarts the runway needed for GEENIE to grow and scale its diverse, beauty community. Founded in July 2020 by bestselling author and inclusive marketer, Chana Ginelle Ewing, GEENIE connects BIPOC, LGBTQ+, women-led, purpose-driven beauty brands with cause-conscious consumers...

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S E V E N T E E N products by BIPOC, Queer, and Womxn-owned brands?!

S E V E N T E E N products by BIPOC, Queer, and Womxn-owned brands?! Yeah, it's the #culturefirstbeauty vibes for us. Get the biggest and most meaningful Holiday Haul this season and be the ethical santa you've always dreamed of. 🎄🎅🏾⠀ ⠀ Here's how: ⠀ 1. Apply to join our Builder community (application in bio)⠀ 2. DM us (so we know its real 💜) to confirm you sent your application⠀ ⠀ That's it! Giveaway ends on December 14 at 10am EST. 🟣⠀A reminder: The GEENIE Builder space is the ONLY #CultureFirstBeauty private community centering inclusivity and intersectionality within the beauty industry. Our Builder space is a safe haven for members to: - discuss race, gender, disability and their...

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🌟GLOW 🌟 GET 'EM

Shine for the holidaze with these We Are Fluide products made for shimmering bright like the star you are:⠀ 🌟 Universal Crayon in Rose Rover⠀ 🌟 Universal Liner in Retrogayz⠀ 🌟 Universal Gloss in Roxy⠀ ⠀ Add to cart 🛒 and tag us in your Instagram Story @geenieworld #shopGEENIE!  Go To Post   

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BIPOC and LGBTQ-founded Beauty with Purpose #GivingTuesday

   In the spirit of #GivingTuesday we're highlighting a few of the #CultureFirstBeauty brands that are using their business to make literal change. 💄Cheekbone Beauty, with every purchase, 10% of the profits are donated to organizations such as Shannen’s Dream⠀ ⠀ 💄Prados Beauty, through its “Prados Promise” initiative, donates 50% of all the profits to Indigenous communities including back to school drives and and PPE drives⠀ ⠀ 💄Fempower Beauty, for each product sold, one is donated to an organization to help a femme in need⠀ ⠀ Join them in putting your money where your mouth is by shopping with brands that align with your values and impact our communities. 🛒⠀ ⠀  Go To Post   

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CYBER MONDAY

  Shopping for someone else but not sure what to give them? Give them the gift of choice with a GEENIE gift card. ⠀ And last chance to receive 10% off storewide (including gift cards!) using code CYBER20 - ends tonight at 2:59am EST! #shopGEENIE Go To Post    

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