Stephanie Berman to Pitch at Geek Girl Tech Con in Boston April 7

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 Inventor of The Semenette® & POPDildo™ Invited to Pitch to Investors at Mainstream Conference!

Stephanie Berman, creator of The Semenette® and POPDildo™, has been invited to participate in Geek Girl Tech Con’s “Sharkette Tank.” The event, held during the hands-on tech conference for women and men, lead by female instructors and speakers, allows invitees to seek investors in the vein of ABC’s “Shark Tank.”

Berman is one of twelve invitees to “Sharkette Tank,” and the only adult product invited to pitch. To view past pitches at GGTC, visit


“It’s a huge honor to be invited to this incredible event, and I am thrilled at the opportunity,” says Berman. “I appreciate how open and receptive people are to my story and product, and will be making a presentation that’s not to be forgotten!”

Geek Girl Tech Conference, held in several cities across the country throughout the year, brings together hundreds of women and men to grow and sharpen their tech skills. With workshops, speakers, and seminars, GGTC is sponsored by numerous tech and marketing firms, including Microsoft, HubSpot, General Assembly, and more.

The 8th Annual Boston GGTC will be held April 7, 2016, at the Microsoft NERD (New England Research and Development) Center, 1 Memorial Drive #1, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. For more information, including speaker bios, schedule, and registration, visit The conference may also be followed on Twitter at and on Facebook at

Berman recently introduced The Semenette®’s second iteration, POP by The Semenette® / POPDildo™ ( A recent collaboration with German pleasure products manufacturer Fun Factory, POPDildo™ allows partners to mimic traditional intercourse through its proprietary inner tubing and pump system, complete with ejaculation – something that sets it apart from both traditional dildos and “party”-style ejaculating toys.

Adds Berman, “As a small business, I am always looking for investors to help me continue to grow my business and create new product lines. This event provides me with a keen opportunity to not only pitch to investors, but also get invaluable feedback, which I genuinely appreciate.”

Before attending GGTC, Berman will be exhibiting POPDildo™ at the International Lingerie Show in Las Vegas April 4 – 6, and will be taking meetings with retailers and distributors. To schedule an appointment, email, or stop by the Fun Factory and Entrenue booths on the ILS show floor.

Recipient of’s Editor’s Choice Lightning Bolt Award for Emerging Technology, and industry nominations for Couples Sex Toy of the Year, Specialty Pleasure Product of the Year, and New Product of the Year, both The Semenette® and POPDildo™ are made of premium medical-grade silicone, and are non-toxic and phthalate-free.

Media, distributors, and retailers interested in attending the International Lingerie Show may visit or for more information.

News of Berman Innovations experienced its first viral wave soon after the launch of The Semenette® in early 2015, and media attention has not waned about the company’s innovative approach to at-home conception for the LGBT, FTM / trans, disabled, and serodiscordant communities. Global media outlets have also noted The Semenette’s impact on insemination options for couples trying to conceive outside of traditional IVF and “turkey baster” routes. Now, with POPDildo™, the product is available for use by a wider, more diverse range of communities, including pegging enthusiasts, kinksters and fetishists, and more.

POPDildo™ is available for purchase directly at; North American and international retail partners who carry POP are listed in the site’s FAQ section, which is updated regularly. Retailers and distributors interested in carrying POPDildo™ may email

For more information, visit

About Berman Innovations, LLC: 

Berman Innovations is a woman-owned and operated LGBTQ-friendly company with a business model focused on form and function. An expert team of women drives the design, development, and creation of Berman Innovations’ product line, including its flagship product, The Semenette®. Berman Innovations understands both the adult industry and the family-planning market, tailoring its products with features its clients want and need. Berman Innovations has licensed, authorized distributors, which guarantee efficient, accurate, rapid delivery, so retailers always have available stock. Berman Innovations provides pleasure with outstanding customer service and products. For more information, visit and; the company may also be followed on Twitter at, on Facebook at, and on YouTube at


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