Years in Technology: 1
Current Title: Marketing and Communications Specialist
Current Organization: 360insights
1. Why did you join the technology industry?
It was actually just by chance. I had been applying to a bunch of different jobs when I saw one in the technology industry that really peaked my interest, I love innovation and creativity so why not shine my skills in tech. Taking that leap of faith was probably the best decision I ever made!
2. Who is the person who has inspired you professionally?
So many people have inspired me through out my life. Growing up I would say my marketing and business teacher in high school really inspired me. She was the first person to introduce me to the business world, and taught me more than she’ll know. She pushed me creatively and strategically, to do everything with the best of my ability, while still being compassionate to everyone and everything. I still use some of her practices to this day.
3. If you could give one piece of advice to your 13-year-old self what would it be?
Everything works out the way it’s supposed to, never give up on opportunities and keep your head up, you’re going to move mountains!
4. How do you think we can encourage more women in tech?
By creating company culture that takes meaningful steps to empower women in the tech. world
5. What is the best part of your job?
The people. Being around such a supportive group of people who enable you to grow and become the best you can be.