Women Who Tech Telesummit (May 23)
Women 2.0 members save 20% on tickets to Women Who Tech telesummit with discount code “Women2″.
By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)
Our CEO Shaherose Charania will be a speaker in the 4th annual Women Who Tech TeleSummit (WWT). You are invited to join thought-provoking discussions led by the most passionate and talented women in tech, startups, and social media including startup investor Joanne Wilson, WordPress usability expert Jane Wells of Automattic, Shireen Mitchell of Digital Sistas, Elisa Camahort Page of BlogHer, Kaliya Hamlin of She’s Geeky and many more.
Founded by Allyson Kapin, the online WWT summit will take place on May 23, 2012. Participants can join anywhere across the U.S. and abroad via telephone – WWT will bring together talented and renowned women breaking new ground in technology who use their tech savvy skills to transform the world and inspire change.
Companies with more diversity at the very top yield better financial results. Fortune 500 Companies that had at least 3 women directors saw:
- An average return on equity increase by at least 53%.
- A return on sales increase by at least 42%.
- A return on invested capital increase by at least 66%.
Angie Chang co-founded Women 2.0 in 2006. She currently serves as Editor-In-Chief of Women 2.0 and is working to mainstream women in high-growth, high-tech entrepreneurship. Previously, Angie held roles in product management and web UI design. In 2008, Angie launched Bay Area Girl Geek Dinners, asking that guys come as the “+1″ for once. Angie holds a B.A. in English and Social Welfare from UC Berkeley. Follow her on Twitter at @thisgirlangie.