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The Flex Company

FLEX is a disposable, single use menstrual product

News and Press

Flex raises another $3 million to replace tampons

TechCrunch • Oct. 6, 2016

Flex, the tampon alternative you can wear during sex, has raised a $3 million seed round led by Vivek Ranadive’s new fund, Better Our World Ventures Fund, with participation from Cyan Banister of Founders Fund, Ellen Pao and others.

Silicon Valley’s Quest to Make Periods Cool

The Ringer • Sept. 16, 2016

Feminine hygiene is getting a millennial-savvy update — could it leave some women behind?

Founders / Key Team

Lauren Schulte
Lauren Schulte
CEO & Co-Founder

Erika is CEO and co-founder of the Flex Company. She was formerly a Director of Marketing and Communications at Upwork. She was also Director of Marketing and Communications at Somasource. She has held roles at Autodesk, Coca Cola Company, IBM among others.

Erika Jensen
Erika Jensen
Co-Founder

Erika is a co-founder of the Flex Company. She has held ecommerce, marketing and editorial leadership positions at Jimmyjane, bebe stores and Modern Luxury.