State Of Women In Tech Report Details Rampant Harassment And Discrimination Across Silicon Valley And Tech Industry

Data Highlights Nearly 50% of Women in Tech and Women Founders Have Been Harassed Nearly 50% of women founders and women working in tech have experienced harassment, a statistic that has barely budged since 2017, according to Women Who Tech’s new report State of Women In Tech. Despite the #MeToo movement that spurred trending hashtags, diversity pledges among Silicon Valley’s biggest VCs, and tech companies hiring Chief Diversity Officers, women in tech continue to face significant sexism and toxic workplace culture.…

Cincom’s Claire Oancea Joins IAMCP, Women in Tech Boards

Cincom Systems, Inc., a global supplier of enterprise software solutions and a Microsoft Dynamics partner, announces that as part of a push to work more closely with communities that make up the tech industry, Claire Oancea, Cincom Channel Manager, has joined the International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners (IAMCP) and Dynamic Communities’ Women in Tech boards. Marketing Technology News:  Druva and FireEye Join Forces to Strengthen Enterprise Cyber Resiliency Susan Fine, Cincom Director of Channels and North…

PunchOut2Go Sponsors Charlottesville Women in Tech/Tech Girls (CWIT)

PunchOut2Go, the Charlottesville-based cloud B2B eCommerce integration provider, announced its sponsorship of Charlottesville Women in Tech/Tech Girls (CWIT). CWIT supports, connects, and provides resources for girls and women with an interest in careers in technology, science, and engineering PunchOut2Go, the Charlottesville-based cloud B2B eCommerce integration provider, announced its sponsorship of Charlottesville Women in Tech/Tech Girls (CWIT). CWIT supports, connects, and provides resources for girls and women with an…

Gender Bias in Employment Benefits Holding Back Women in Tech

Flexible and home working are the most-desired employment benefits among women in the tech industry, but the stigma attached to these is having a negative impact on work-life balance and career progression A new market report from specialist tech staffing firm Mason Frank International has found key gender differences in desired benefits and actual benefit entitlement in the tech industry. These findings are now being discussed as part of the wider issue of female representation in the technology sector, with employers…

Fuze Wins 2019 Aragon Research Innovation and Women in Technology Awards

Vendors Selected for the Core Innovation of Their Product or Service Lisa Walker Recognized for Outstanding Leadership and Success Fuze, the leading cloud-based communications platform provider for the modern global enterprise, announced that it has won two Aragon Research awards––the 2019 Innovation Award for Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) and the 2019 Women in Technology Award for Marketing, recognizing Fuze VP of Brand Lisa Walker. “At Fuze, we believe that industry innovation comes from solving…

Telaria Forges Strategic Partnership With She Runs It to Empower Women in Technology and Advertising

Telaria, the complete software platform that optimizes yield for leading video publishers, announced its partnership with She Runs It, formerly Advertising Women of New York, to elevate women at all stages in their career in the technology and advertising industries. According to recently released data from She Runs It, just 29 percent of corporate or executive positions at advertising, media and technology companies are held by women, underscoring the need for initiatives to bridge this gap. At Telaria, women currently…

Women in Tech Speak About the “Gender Gap” in ICT and Their Perennial Battles

The perils of the persistent gender gap and lack of inclusion initiatives have been a point of debate for technology groups for years now. According to a report, women executives and girls are still lagging far behind their male peers in the digital realm. The report, Taking Stock: Data and Evidence on Gender Equality in Digital Access, Skills, and Leadership highlights why women and girls in various roles in the technology industry fail to get their voices heard. Today, we spoke to Senior Women Executives from a specific…

PipelineDeals Launches the Women in Tech Scholarship

PipelineDeals, the most adopted customer relationship management (CRM) software among small and midsize businesses (SMB), launched the Women in Tech Scholarship to celebrate and support women beginning careers in technology. The scholarship aims to encourage young women to pursue careers in computer science, engineering, and technical studies, and to become future leaders in these fields. According to the National Center for Women and Information Technology Women in Tech Scorecard  (NCWIT Scorecard), the percentage of…

Sitecore Rewrites the Script for Women in Tech Leadership with Two New Executive Hires

Beth Broderson and Desta Price Join as Chief Customer Officer and EVP of Product Management, Respectively; Female Representation on Sitecore's Executive Team Approaches 50 Percent Sitecore, the global leader in digital experience management software, announced the addition of Beth Broderson as the company's first chief customer officer (CCO) and Desta Price as executive vice president of Product Management. Broderson and Price reside in Sitecore's San Francisco headquarters and will report to CEO Mark Frost, marking the…

Women In Tech: Nielsen Ranks Higher In Diversity For The Fifth Consecutive Year

Global Data and Analytics Leader Receives Honor for Global Initiatives; Hiring, Retaining and Promoting Women, Minorities, People With Disabilities, LGBT and Veterans Nielsen has earned the #19 ranking on the 2018 DiversityInc Top 50 list for corporate diversity and inclusion, moving up 13 places. This is Nielsen's fifth consecutive year moving up on the annual ranking of companies that excel in hiring, retaining and promoting women, minorities, people with disabilities, LGBT+ and veterans. "Nielsen's results to date…

Kibo Announces 20% Discount on Technology and Services for All Certified Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses (MWBEs)

Immediate company-wide discount applies to full services and technologies for MWBEs across US. Kibo to kick off a MWBE certification initiative to help more businesses receive resources they need and deserve Kibo, the leader in cloud commerce, today announced that it will offer an immediate 20% discount on all products and services to certified Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) in the US, that the company is doing business with for the first time. Kibo is making this announcement as part of a…

Women Of Martech Introduces Influential And Powerful Leader

Announces Expansion Of Governance With The Launch Of The Activation Committee, Diversity & Equal Opportunity Committee And Cheering & Motivation Committee Taking the next step in engaging an accomplished and influential group of female marketers, Women of Martech is proud to announce its 2020 steering committee. Representing a broad set of industries, companies and brands, the Women of Martech steering committee will provide the vision and strategic direction of the organization, which now includes nearly 300…

MarTech Interview with Allyson Kapin, Co-Founder at Rad Campaign and Founder at Women Who Tech

"The Women Startup Challenge Europe has one core goal — to showcase and fund the best early-stage women-led startups." Tell us about your role and how you got here. What inspired you to be part of the tech landscape? I have two key roles. I’m the Co-Founder of the social change web agency Rad Campaign and I’m the Founder of the non-profit Women Who Tech, which we incubate inside of our web agency Rad Campaign. I Co-Founded Rad Campaign to work at the intersection of web and app development and digital strategy to…

Seven Tech Data Executives Named 2019 CRN “Women of the Channel”

Tech Data announced that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named seven of the company’s executives to the prestigious 2019 Women of the Channel list. The leaders recognized on this annual list represent technology suppliers, distributors, solution providers and other IT organizations. Each is recognized for significant contributions to channel advocacy, channel growth and visionary leadership. Chosen for their exemplary leadership and tireless work to support the channel, this year’s list of Tech Data’s Women of…

Women Tech Council Unveils 2019 Shatter List Showcasing Companies Closing the Gender Gap in Tech

Companies Recognized for Active Programs That Accelerate Shattering the Glass Ceiling for Women in Technology Women Tech Council (WTC), a national organization based in Silicon Slopes, focused on increasing the number of women in technology, released the 2019 Shatter List in honor of International Women's Business Day. The List showcases the 46 technology companies that are accelerating removing the glass ceiling for women in tech through creating and enacting impactful programs and cultures to create inclusivity.…

#PowerOfWomen Infographic: Featuring Top Women In SalesTech

On International Women’s Day, we feature the top women in Sales Technology and Marketing Technology who have carved a niche for themselves in key roles in Sales, MarTech, CRM, Social Media Marketing, and Revenue, among others. They continue to contribute to SalesTech and MarTech by offering relevant insights via keynotes, interviews, leadership articles, and online interaction programs. The below infographic has been created to exemplify the role of Sales Technology leaders who have made vast leaps in a short period of…

Interview with Allyson Kapin, Co-Founder of Rad Campaign and Founder of Women Who Tech

"The Women Startup Challenge Europe has one core goal — to showcase and fund the best early-stage women-led startups." Tell us about your role and how you got here. What inspired you to be part of the tech landscape? I have two key roles. I’m the co-founder of the social change web agency Rad Campaign and I’m the founder of the non-profit Women Who Tech, which we incubate inside of our web agency Rad Campaign. I co-founded Rad Campaign to work at the intersection of web and app development and digital strategy to…

Women Who Tech and Mozilla Announce Winners of Women Startup Challenge Europe

Co-Hosted by the Office of the Mayor of Paris, Grand Prize Goes to Sampson Solutions for Combating Climate Change Europe was at the center of a milestone for women in tech today as nonprofit Women Who Tech and tech giant Mozilla announced the winners of the Women Startup Challenge Europe. Women-led startup finalists from across Europe pitched their ventures before a prestigious panel of tech industry executives and investors on 25 October at Paris's City Hall, co-hosted by the office of Mayor Anne Hidalgo. "While…

SaaStr Announces The SaaStr Superhero Awards to Honor Rising Women Superstars in B2B Technology

Award Identifies the Rising Stars and Most Innovative Women Working in B2B SaaS SaaStr, the largest community of B2B SaaS entrepreneurs, founders, and executives, has launched The SaaStr Superhero Awards to recognize the up and coming women in B2B technology. The awards, to be given out at SaaStr's 2019 SaaStr Annual conference in February, identify and highlight the next generation of industry leaders across functions. The Superhero Awards will honor six women in the following categories: Founder, Marketing, Sales,…

Tech Superwomen Summit 2018 Adds New Speakers And Sponsors To San Francisco Lineup

Superwomen Summit Will Host Distinguished Champions of Diversity in Tech, Including Nora Denzel and Makinde Adeagbo Tech By Superwomen, a movement changing the women in tech conversation to one on data and culture for everyone, announced the addition of new speakers and sponsors to its Tech Superwomen Summit (TSWS18) program. The event takes place May 3-4, 2018 at the City View at Metreon in San Francisco. TSWS18 is committed to helping enable greater diversity in the tech space, bringing women and men together to speak…