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The Girls in Tech Podcast

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Tech is part of every modern industry, from finance to energy to hospitality. In the Girls in Tech Podcast, we discuss the ways tech is always evolving across every industry — while helping the world evolve too. Listen in, get inspired, and learn how you can use your skills to create the change you want to see in the world. Join host Zuzy Martin-Aly, as she explores this evolution through insightful interviews with diverse, experienced professionals who are making a difference.

Tech is part of every modern industry, from finance to energy to hospitality. In the Girls in Tech Podcast, we discuss the ways tech is always evolving across every industry — while helping the world evolve too. Listen in, get inspired, and learn how you can use your skills to create the change you want to see in the world. Join host Zuzy Martin-Aly, as she explores this evolution through insightful interviews with diverse, experienced professionals who are making a difference.

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Tech is part of every modern industry, from finance to energy to hospitality. In the Girls in Tech Podcast, we discuss the ways tech is always evolving across every industry — while helping the world evolve too. Listen in, get inspired, and learn how you can use your skills to create the change you want to see in the world. Join host Zuzy Martin-Aly, as she explores this evolution through insightful interviews with diverse, experienced professionals who are making a difference.

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English


Episodes

T-Mobile: Customer UX Strategy Starts with Happy Employees

9/20/2021
Callie Field is the Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Experience Officer of T-Mobile. After graduating from Texas Tech University with a Master of Business Administration degree and a Juris Doctor degree, Callie joined T-Mobile as a frontline employee selling cell phones to customers. After rising through the company’s ranks over the past 18 years, Callie leads a team of digital technologists and 30,000 experts in customer experience. She also serves as the executive sponsor of...

Duration:00:34:22

How to Get a Kick*ss Job in Tech Right Now

9/13/2021
Carolyn Betts Fleming is the Founder and CEO of Betts Recruiting, an organization that helps innovative companies build a solid talent base. Specializing in recruiting for revenue-generating roles, Betts stands at the forefront of what’s happening in technology but is also at the helm of changing the future of staffing & recruiting. In addition to her work at Betts, Carolyn is devoted to leveraging her success for the good of many. She is a Pledger at Founders Pledge, which enables...

Duration:00:30:04

The Data Division Story & Tech as a Tool for Inclusivity

9/6/2021
Claudia Romo Edelman is a Mexican-Swiss diplomat, activist, and social entrepreneur. She is the founder of the We Are All Human Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to promoting diversity, inclusion, and equity. A marketer for social causes and change, Claudia has spent more than 25 years leading advocacy work. She has led communications and advocacy for the sustainable development goals of the United Nations and has worked for other international organizations such as UNICEF, UNHCR, and the...

Duration:00:35:35

Blockchain!

8/30/2021
Dr. Tal Rabin is Professor of Computer Science at the University of Pennsylvania and Research Advisor of the Algorand Foundation, an organization committed to fulfilling the global promise of blockchain technology. After obtaining her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Hebrew University of Israel in 1994, Tal joined IBM Research’s Cryptographic Research Group. She managed the group from 1997 until joining the Foundation in 2019. A Member of the Academy of Arts and Sciences, Tal won the 2014...

Duration:00:43:48

Your New Life: Reframe, Redesign, Empathize

8/23/2021
Mona Patel is the founder of Motivate Design, a UX research, design, and staffing agency that helps organizations understand what their customers want and design better solutions for them. She is also the founder and CEO of Gray Zones, a series of live social experiments designed to reframe thinking and create more empathy, awareness, and understanding to complex social issues and topics. In addition to her work as an entrepreneur, Mona is the author of the books, Reframe and The Thing About...

Duration:00:41:08

Tech and the Anti-Aging Revolution

8/16/2021
Dr. Madhavi Gavini is the Co-Founder, Co-Inventor, and CEO of Droplette, a technology company revolutionizing skincare with a breakthrough device of the same name. Regarded as the latest revolutionary skincare gadget, Droplette is a transdermal delivery tool that delivers active ingredients under the skin. Madhavi is also the President and Co-Founder of Novopyxis, an award-winning biotechnology company dedicated to developing therapeutics and medical devices. Madhavi joins me today to...

Duration:00:31:01

From Childhood Dreams to 3D Realities

8/9/2021
Jillian Northrup is the co-founder of Model No. Furniture, a company revolutionizing how furniture is designed, produced, and sold through the use of 3D printing―creating fully customizable and eco-friendly furniture. In addition to managing the daily operations, staffing, marketing, facilities, and sales and production at Model No., Jillian also serves as the COO and Co-Founder of Because We Can, a design-build firm. Jillian worked in the creative industry as a designer for Red Herring and...

Duration:00:30:00

Tech + Sports: Transforming Athletes, Fans + Metaverse

8/2/2021
Sandra Lopez is the VP for Intel Sports and Media. She began her career in the fashion industry, focusing on consumer and corporate marketing. Her experiences led her to the world of technology, where she was able to couple her love of sports with her passion for technology as an outreach and accessibility tool. At Intel, she leads a team that focuses on the future of technology as an immersive media experience for fans and users. In addition to her work at Intel, Sandra focuses on...

Duration:00:47:58

The Male Perspective: Female Funding

7/26/2021
Jonathan Abrams is an engineer, entrepreneur, and investor. He is also the Co-Founder and General Partner of 8-Bit Capital—an early-stage investment firm that invests in startups which connect businesses and people in new ways—and Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Founders Den, a workspace and community for startups and investors in San Francisco. He has invested in over 50 startups, including AngelList, Slideshare, and Front, and has been a mentor at Techstars and The Founder Institute....

Duration:00:33:47

The Female Perspective: Competing at the Top

7/19/2021
Priscilla Hung is President & Chief Operating Officer of Guidewire, a platform that helps property and casualty insurers engage, innovate, and grow. Priscilla is the head of the company’s operations worldwide and oversees product development, venture investments, and enterprise business operations. For over 30 years in the technology industry, Priscilla has served in different leadership positions, including operations, business development, and product marketing in both startups and public...

Duration:00:34:30

Founder Journey: Funding, Community & Never Giving Up

7/12/2021
Rebecca Clyde is a public speaker, LatinX founder, and entrepreneur. She is the co-founder and CEO of Botco.ai, a company that helps healthcare providers improve their engagement with patients through a HIPAA-compliant, AI-powered chat solution. She is a highly-regarded marketing leader and public speaker who has received several accolades. In 2020, she was included in the List of Most Influential Women in Arizona, while she was named the “Most Admired Leader” by the Phoenix Business Journal...

Duration:00:34:07

Thinking Big for Small Businesses

7/5/2021
Girls in Tech board member Sandy Carter is a thought leader in technology market entry and the digital business revolution. She is Vice President of Public Sector Partners and Programs for Amazon Web Services, where she designs and evolves partner models to intensify partner innovation. In addition to her work at AWS, Sandy is an international keynote speaker and author who has written the best-selling books The New Language of Business, The New Language of Marketing, and Get Bold. Highly...

Duration:00:31:28

The Freelance Revolution

6/28/2021
Omayma Rashwan is the co-founder of tod-Z, a talent on-demand marketplace. As a freelancer, Omayma felt that she was being stifled by the competition and prejudice associated with the industry and teamed up with her husband and co-founder to revolutionize the freelance business. She believes that freelancers should have all the perks of full-time workers and feel liberated from the implicit bias associated with searching for talent in the online marketplace. Tod-Z strives to create a less...

Duration:00:29:29

Transforming Healthcare, Data Fluency + the COVID Factor

6/21/2021
Dr. Megan Greenfield has a Ph.D. in chemical and biological engineering with a background in biotech research. She is a Partner in Healthcare at McKinsey & Company, a global consulting firm, where she assists healthcare and tech companies in building strategies for revenue growth. In the past year, Megan has been a leader in helping private and public institutions navigate the COVID crisis by implementing accessibility to healthcare services and creating plans for economic recovery. Megan is...

Duration:00:25:32

Smart Venues & the Evolution of Digital + Physical Worlds

6/14/2021
Marina Saint-Lary is the Chief Solution Officer for Globant, where she has worked in various roles over the past seventeen years. Marina began her career in technology exploring the multiple facets of software development. Her background shaped her ability to effectively communicate with team members from all technology development areas and create a cohesive and collaborative experience. At Globant, she leads teams to develop efficient and sustainable digital journeys for their clients and...

Duration:00:32:08

Tech + Sports: Transforming Athletes, Fans + Metaverse

6/7/2021
Sandra Lopez is the VP for Intel Sports and Media. She began her career in the fashion industry, focusing on consumer and corporate marketing. Her experiences led her to the world of technology, where she was able to couple her love of sports with her passion for technology as an outreach and accessibility tool. At Intel, she leads a team that focuses on the future of technology as an immersive media experience for fans and users. In addition to her work at Intel, Sandra focuses on...

Duration:00:47:58

Grit, Hustle & Cafecito: Miami as an Emerging Tech City

5/31/2021
Christine Johnson is the Vice President of Innovation and Economic Development for the Miami-Dade Beacon Council. She has a passion for innovation economies and digital transformation and holds a BA from Notre Dame of Maryland University. Her work is focused on supporting the entrepreneurial landscape by fostering community growth through brokering relationships and leveraging resources. Christine has been involved in building and enhancing community ecosystems for more than ten years. She...

Duration:00:32:05

How EdTech Trends are Evolving

5/24/2021
Asha Choksi is the Vice President of Insights, Strategy, and Innovation at Pearson, one of the world’s leaders in providing high-quality learning experiences. Their goal is to improve the employability of individuals with the latest in education technology. As Vice President, Asha’s role is to head the company’s strategy and consumer research, portfolio management, and product marketing and innovation. She specializes in market research, quantitative research, customer insights, and...

Duration:00:30:04

Telling Better Stories with Data (+Authenticity)

5/17/2021
Asmirh Davis is the CSO and founding partner of Majority, a branding agency based in Atlanta, Georgia. Asmirh grew up in Tennessee, and from an early age, had a deep interest in learning and a keen talent for writing. As she entered the professional world, she found that her intellectual curiosity and interest in human behavior formed a natural route to communications. She has had a successful career in marketing and communications in the Atlanta area for over eighteen years. In 2021, she...

Duration:00:37:32

How to Get a Kick*ss Job in Tech Right Now

5/10/2021
Carolyn Betts Fleming is the Founder and CEO of Betts Recruiting, an organization that helps innovative companies build a solid talent base. Specializing in recruiting for revenue-generating roles, Betts stands at the forefront of what’s happening in technology but is also at the helm of changing the future of staffing & recruiting. In addition to her work at Betts, Carolyn is devoted to leveraging her success for the good of many. She is a Pledger at Founders Pledge, which enables...

Duration:00:29:56