CRIB Match-Mixer: a professional match-making event

Thursday, May 31st, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Collision 8
High Street Centre #08-08, 1 North Bridge Road Singapore 179094

CRIB Match Presents: Match-Mixer
Do you wish to join an ambitious start-up which is on a mission to expand?
If your answer is yes, then this is an event for you!
CRIB Match-Mixer is a professional match-making event. It is designed for women founders ready to expand their business teams, and for like-minded individuals willing to join start-up companies and accelerate their growth.
The 6 well-established Start-ups and CRIB Member Businesses, that have been carefully selected for this event and will be ready to bring new team members on board, are*:
Coopita – co-founded by Naomi Jacob
Covetella – founded by Carol Chen
DateFyx – founded by Meenakshi Sharma
Gift-It-Forward – founded by Theresa Evanoff
Trehaus – co-founded by Elizabeth Wu
Zerrin – founded by Susannah Jaffer
These companies represent a variety of industries from Lifestyle to Fashion to Services. And available roles will range from Marketing to Business Operations, to Partnerships and Technical specialisations.
* Please scroll down for more information about each of the companies.
** This event is FREE for CRIB Members. Please check our closed FB group or email us at for promo code details.

Event Flow

At first, all respective Founders will share their:
– Business story
– Current challenges and successes
– Vision for the future
– Jobs and partnership opportunities
After the presentations, attendees will be split between 2 round-tables allowing for an open dialogue and discussion between the founders and the public wanting to learn more about the companies and available roles.
This will be followed by a free networking session where all attendees can mingle and have one-on-one discussions.

Event Schedule

  • 6:30 PM Registration & Ice Breaker Activities
  • 7:00 PM Welcome
  • 7:05 PM Keynote Speech by Wei Ting – Country Manager at Wantedly
  • 7:15 PM Business Pitches
  • 7:50 PM Breakouts for Q&A
  • 8:35 PM Networking & Refreshments
  • 9:00 PM End of Event

*Light bites and refreshments will be provided

About the Businesses

Coopita, co-founded by Naomi Jacob, is a Singapore-based ethical fashion and homeware brand focused on showcasing contemporary products created using traditional craft skills by artisans across Asia. Working closely with over 200 artisanal communities across 10 Asian countries, Coopita curates exquisite and unique products for a global audience, while enhancing livelihoods and empowering artisans across Asia.
Covetella, founded by Carol Chen, is Singapore’s premier fashion rental destination. We believe that all women deserve to look and feel beautiful in a convenient and affordable way. That’s why we give you access to hundreds of designer dresses and accessories – all available to rent for a fraction of the price. Good for your wallet and good for the environment! Covetella’s mission is to empower women by helping them look good and do good. Through our selected partnerships, we have also assisted dozens of charities raise millions of dollars for various causes. Join our community of fashionistas changing the world today.
DateFyx, founded by Meenakshi Sharma, is a one-of-its-kind platform that lists date night worthy events and venues around town, curates interesting and out-of-the-box experiences, especially for couples. At DateFyx, we believe that celebrating with experiences, rather than material gifts, helps us bond better and create timeless memories. For busy couples, Date Nights can be the perfect time to pick a new skill together, build on a hobby, explore the city, try a new cuisine, or just about any enriching experience. DateFyx partners with vendors and small businesses, delivering great experiences and gives them a platform to reach out to new customers.
Gift-It-Forward, founded by Theresa Evanoff, is an online invitation and gift fund platform with a charitable twist. We aim to help people create more meaningful events, by empowering them to raise money for a charity they care about as well as a group gift they’re guaranteed to love. We believe that people want to do good, help the environment, and also have fun when they’re celebrating. Our vision is to change the way people celebrate, one party at a time. We dream of becoming the default way people celebrate, by incorporating social causes into special occasions.
Trehaus, co-founded by Elizabeth Wu, is Singapore’s first co-working space equipped with child-minding and learning facilities and aims to change the landscape for working parents in Singapore by providing an environment where quality work and family life can co-exist.
Zerrin, founded by Susannah Jaffer, is a multi-label online store for conscious fashion and beauty brands. On a mission to empower women to shop meaningfully, the team curates labels from around the world that are beautifully designed and socially or environmentally responsible.