Lauren is the Founder of DevelopHer and a senior software engineer at a Bay Area fintech. Her work has been featured in Apple keynotes, she was one of 100 top innovators invited to attend the UK G8 Innovation and Decide Now Act Summits with the United Nation’s technology council, and she’s won multiple, high-profile hackathons. She holds a degree from Duke where she completed a triple major with honors in electrical engineering, computer science, and economics in just four years. Listen in as we talk salary negotiations, employee retention in cybersecurity, and public speaking. You can reach out to Lauren at DevelopHer, LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter LISTEN TO EPISODE THIRTY-SEVEN
Arati Sharma is the Director of Marketing, at Shopify. In her role, she leads product marketing, sponsorships, event marketing, and community development. One of Arati’s legacy initiatives is leading the strategy, content, and development of Unite, Shopify’s inaugural partner and developer conference which generates over 23M global impressions. Previously, Arati led operations and strategic programming for Jet Cooper, a design agency acquired by Shopify in 2013.Listen in as we talk marketing within the tech industry, dealing with imposter syndrome, and influencer marketing internationally. You can reach out to Arati on Instagram and Twitter. LISTEN TO EPISODE THIRTY-SEVEN
Eva Lau is the Managing Director and Co-founder of Two Small Fish Ventures. Before starting Two Small Fish Ventures, she was Wattpad’s Head of Community and Content and Director of Product Development of Brightspark Labs. Eva currently serves as an Associate in Creative Destruction Lab at the Rotman School of Management. She is also involved in many Canadian incubators and accelerators, such as the University of Toronto’s Entrepreneurship Hatchery, Ryerson’s DMZ, University of Waterloo’s Velocity, and Techstars. Eva has a bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Toronto and an MBA from Schulich School of Business. Listen in as we talk about tips on navigating gender stereotypes, the highs, and lows of entrepreneurship and machine learning's impact on...
Susan Danziger has an Art History major from Cornell University, and a law degree from NYU. Shequit the big law firm life to run bicycle tours around Europe. After coming back to North America she founded several companies. Her latest company, Ziggeo, is a cloud-based video technology company that powers video communication. Listen in as we talk about taking an unorthodox approach to starting a company, supporting underrepresented founders, and choosing what advice to trust. Reach out to Susan on Twitter. LISTEN TO EPISODE THIRTY-FIVE
Natalie is Co-Founder and Head of Product at Cover, so she is largely responsible for day-to-day operations and front-end design. She graduated from Queen's University with a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Mathematics and she started her career in the New York City fashion world. Listen in as we talk about navigating the startup space, hiring diverse candidates, and food tech. Reach out to Natalie on LinkedIn. LISTEN TO THE EPISODE HERE: