California Diversity Council Honors the 2016 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology

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California Diversity Council Honors the 2016 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 1:30pm

CAMPAIGN: California Diversity Council

CONTENT: Press Release

SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 4, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The California Diversity Council is pleased to recognize the 2016 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology on October 13th at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara. This award is presented to honor women who are breaking barriers in the technology field and setting high standards for themselves and others. The theme of this year’s dinner is “Women in Tech: Inventors, Innovators, and Entrepreneurs.”

“Women in the technology industry face many unique challenges that are often beyond their control,” said Dennis Kennedy, founder and chairman of the National Diversity Council. “My purpose for hosting this type of event is to inspire young women to face obstacles with confidence and believe that their dreams of being a leader in the technology industry are attainable.”

This event will begin at 6:00 p.m. with a networking reception allowing attendees the opportunity to network and mingle with key influencers in the technology field. Following the reception, the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology will be announced at the 7:00 p.m. awards dinner. Click here to see our 2016 Awardees.

Registration for the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology Dinner is ongoing and can be completed at www.top50tech.org/register

For more information, please contact Valeria St. Laurent at valeriastlaurent@nationaldiversitycouncil.org.  

2016 Top 50 Women in Tech

Angela Ahrendts
Senior VP
Apple

Erica Galos Alioto
Senior VP, Local Sales
Yelp

Raji Arasu
Chief Technology Officer & VP, Products & Engineering
StubHub

 

Jan Beckerr
Senior VP, Human Resources
Autodesk

Leslie Berland
Chief Marketing Officer
Twitter

 

Safra A. Catz
Chief Executive Officer
Oracle

Mary Clark
Chief Marketing Officer
Syniverse

Tawni Cranz
Chief Talent Officer
Netflix

Jenny Dearborn
Senior VP & Chief Learning Officer
SAP

Jacqueline DeMaria
Executive VP & Chief Human
Resources Officer
Western Digital

 

Robyn Denholm
Executive VP, Chief Financial & Operations
Officer
Juniper Networks

Laura Fennell
Senior VP, General Counsel & Secretary
Intuit

Sarah Friar
Chief Financial Officer
Square

 

Rosie Marie Glazer
General Counsel, Americas
Siemens

Kathleen Hogan
Executive VP, Human Resources
Microsoft

Marie Oh Huber
Senior VP, General Counsel
eBay

Tracy Keogh
Chief Human Resources Officer
HP

Georgette Kiser
Managing Director & Chief Information Officer
The Carlyle

 

Mary Louise Krakauer
Executive VP, Human Resources
EMC

 

Kelly Kramer
Executive VP & Chief Financial Officer
Cisco

Colette Kress
Chief Financial Officer
NVIDIA

Cynthia Larose
Chair, Privacy & Security Practice Group
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky

Tiffany Lathe
VP & General Counsel
Rackspace

Lori Lee
Senior Executive VP & Global Marketing Officer
AT&T

 

Wendy Lee
Senior VP, President, Corporate
Services & Digital Tech, Info Tech
Kaiser Permanente

 

Sherrie Littlejohn
Executive VP, IT
Wells Fargo

Maria Martinez
President, Global Customer Success & Latin America
Salesforce

Gina Mastantuono
Executive Vice President, Finance
Ingram Micro, Inc.

Bethany Mayer
President & Chief Executive Officer
Ixia

Marissa Mayer
Chief Executive Officer, President & Director
Yahoo

Kathy McElligott
Executive VP, Chief Information Officer, Chief Technology Officer
McKesson

 

Marcia Morales-Jaffe
Senior VP, Chief People Officer
PayPal

Angie More
Senior VP, Agency Sales
Rocket Fuel

Donna Morris
Executive VP, Customer & Employee
Experience
Adobe

 

Erin Mulligan Nelson
Executive VP & Chief Marketing Officer
Sunpower

Luann Pendy
Senior VP, Global Quality
Medtronic

Joanne Persinger
Senior VP, IT Americas
Tech Data Corporation

Sandra J. Price
Senior VP, Human Resources
Sprint

 

Karen H. Quintos
Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer
Dell

 

Shelley L Reynolds
VP, Worldwide Controller & Principal
Accounting Officer
Amazon

Maryam Rofougaran
Senior VP, Engineering
Broadcom

Virginia M. Rometty
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
IBM

Sheryl Sandberg
Chief Operating Officer
Facebook

Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Drawbridge

 

Haiyan Song
Senior VP, Security Markets
Splunk

 

Dr. Lisa Su
President & Chief Executive Officer
AMD

Devon Valencia
VP, IT Program Delivery
Blue Shield of California

Pat Wadors
Chief Human Resources Officer & VP, Global Talent Organization
LinkedIn

Vanessa Wittman
Chief Financial Officer
Dropbox

Susan Wojcicki
Chief Executive Officer
Youtube

 

About the California Diversity Council

A non-profit organization committed to fostering a learning environment for organizations to grow in their knowledge of diversity. The council affords opportunities for organizations to share best practices and learn from top corporate leaders in the areas of diversity and inclusion.

More information about the California Diversity Council is available at www.californiadiversitycouncil.org.  

Media Contact:
Dennis Kennedy
Founder & Chair
National Diversity Council
Dennis.Kennedy@NationalDiversityCouncil.org

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CAMPAIGN: California Diversity Council

CONTENT: Press Release