Help repeal discriminatory travel restrictions

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Did you know that this past December the U.S. enacted a law to end visa-free travel for people with Middle Eastern or African heritage? The core intent of the law was to increase national security measures—however, these discriminatory travel provisions were folded into the new law. And, they have...

Jennifer Tejada Speaks on LPN USA, Components of a Solid Team, and Success

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Most recently, you worked for Keynote as President and CEO! Other than the role itself, what would you say was your biggest success in that position? I think building an incredible and highly complimentary team that engenders culture of innovation was a great feat.  It allowed us to perfect our customer...

Talking All Things Inspiration with Lady Pitch Night Keynote Speaker Yvonne Wassenaar

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You’re not only a CIO at New Relic, but also an executive sponsor for the company’s non profit and diversity program! Can you tell us a bit more about that program & the cause the non profit supports? A great company is about a lot more than making money. It is about...

Five Minutes of Board Talk with Darrell Mockus (CPP Innovation Labs) and Fran Maier (TRUSTe)

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Learning from Darrell Mockus - CTO of CPP Innovation Labs, and Fran Maier - Founder of TRUSTe was a true pleasure. Differing views with non-cliche answers made our chat with them interesting and enlightening. Here's what these two tenured executives had to say about all things GIT Board and mentorship: Fran, what advice would you...

Girls in Tech Board Talk :: w/Lori McLeese (Automattic) and Donna Boyer (Blurb)

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We got to eavesdrop in the board room and snag two amazing board members for 15 minutes:  Lori McLeese - Automattic, and Donna Boyer - Blurb! These two powerhouse executives had great things to say about tech and their excitement to join the team. Here's a snapshot of the chatter: How can women continue to...

TOP TECH JUDGES AND INSPIRING KEYNOTES TO HEADLINE GIRLS IN TECH LADY PITCH NIGHT USA IN SAN FRANCISCO

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Lady Pitch Night USA 2015 announces keynote speakers, Jennifer Tejada; former President & CEO of Keynote, Stephanie Telenius; CEO/Founder of Vida Health, Arum Kang; CEO/Founder of Coffee Meets Bagel, and Yvonne Wassenaar, CIO of New Relic to kick off annual competition. San Francisco – Girls in Tech, an organization focused...

ENTREPRENEURS :: Here’s How To Meet Your New Investors

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You dream about them all the time. They’re financial power executives and you want them on your team. They are investors. Like Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Or Lori Greiner, you want VC’s who are honest, good leaders, good business people, and understanding. How do you meet them though? Here are...

Get Socialized :: Quick Social Media Tips for Start Ups

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You just jumped on Periscope. Your Twitter account is a force to be reckoned with. What next? Well, we can tell you one thing. If you attend Lady Pitch Night USA in San Francisco November 10, 2015, you'll have plenty of content to post and talk about. Here are...

Summarized :: Key Components For A Pitch Perfect Deck For Investors

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Everyone wants a little help here and there right? Applying for Lady Pitch Night USA is no exception. We want to set all of our applicants up for success!  To assist, here are some key components for a close to perfect pitch deck: TITLE SLIDE // This slide should include your Mission statement,...

10 Inspirational Quotes From Outstanding Female Founders

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  Angela Benton - Founder & CEO of Black Web 2.0 and NewME Accelerator "When you wake up and work on something you own, that you love, that's when it becomes life instead of a job."       Lori Grenier - Inventor, QVC Host, Shark Tank Investor "Dear Optimist, Pessimist, and Realist, While you guys were busy...