Girls in Tech Diversity and Inclusion, Adriana Gascoignes Interview with theCube

‘Diversity’ and ‘inclusion’ move from buzzwords to business strategy

Posted: 06.20.2018

By Bev Terrell For many organizations, diversity and inclusion are no longer words that are just mentioned in an employee handbook. Companies have found that when they enable more diversity in their workforces, they are rewarded with a strong return on investment. A varied and innovative workforce provides more ways to...

The Future is Female: 6 Takeaways From the Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference

Posted: 06.20.2018

By Alandea Waidler and Stefanie Hulbert. For the past 20 years, women have held fewer than 25 percent of jobs in tech — yet we make up half the workforce. That was the opening statement that kicked off the sixth annual Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference in San Francisco last week. The event is hosted by...

Last chance to get your tickets to see SpaceX, Salesforce, Stitch Fix & NASA Execs at Catalyst!

Posted: 06.07.2018

Looking for your career's next step? Look no further than the Catalyst Conference, June 13-14. Whether you’re just starting out as a woman in tech, or a female founder with years under her career belt, join us for two incredible days, packed full of raw, authentic “TED talk” style presentations from...

Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Martha Lane Fox, Founder, Doteveryone

Posted: 03.15.2018

Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...

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Girls in Tech Introduces #Ladybrags, a Movement That Celebrates Women in the Workforce

Posted: 03.08.2018

Girls in Tech, a non-profit organization focused on the empowerment, entrepreneurship, engagement, and education of women in technology, today announced their #Ladybrags campaign, a movement that motivates and uplifts women. To celebrate International Women’s Day, the organization is calling on women to empower each other and celebrate their achievements....

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Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Meet Claire Valoti, General Manager at Snap

Posted: 02.15.2018

Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...

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Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Meet Avid Larizadeh Duggan

Posted: 02.07.2018

Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...

Meet the 2017 AMPLIFY Pitch Competition Finalists

Posted: 10.10.2017

The Girls in Tech’s AMPLIFY Pitch Competition entries did not disappoint this year. We received 294 applications, the largest number to date. While it was difficult to choose the “best” startups among such an ambitious, diverse applicant base, our discerning judges have chosen. Read on to learn more about the...

Girls in Tech Celebrates 10 years. Help us enable girls and women around the world to pursue their dreams while you pursue yours

Posted: 08.31.2017

Ten years ago, I was eager to join the tech industry when I made my way to Silicon Valley. The only problem was everyday, I’d go to work and be the only woman. Besides feeling isolated, I know that without the female perspective, without 50% of the population’s voice,...

Girls in Tech’s Sophia Mahfooz Promoted to COO

Posted: 08.16.2017

We have exciting news on the Girls in Tech Corporate front: we’re expanding our leadership team by promoting Sophia Mahfooz to Chief Operating Officer! Sophia has been with Girls in Tech for more than a year in the Director of Global Partnerships Role, where she’s made a remarkable impact...