WomenInTech: Natalie Koay

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Natalie Koay

Years in Technology: 3
Current Title: Enterprise Account Development
Current Organization: PostBeyond

1. Why did you join the technology industry?
It represented opportunities to help modernize and disrupt the way society communicates and gets things done. I wanted to be a part of that.

2. Who is the person who has inspired you professionally?
Emily Schuman from Cupcakes & Cashmere. With a ton of grit and hard work, she convinced the haters that her content and how she delivered it were valuable.

3. If you could give one piece of advice to your 13-year-old self what would it be?
Don’t be afraid to question the rules and even break a few of them.

4. How do you think we can encourage more women in tech?
Seeing organizations actively implement and promote mentorship programs connecting women with other senior leaders. Seeing gender balance into boards of directors.

5. What is the best part of your job?
TFW you’re speaking with someone, explaining a new technology and its potential to help them, and it finally clicks!