Women in Tech Breakfast
29

Friday, 29 September

8:30 10:30 am EDT

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$10 USD
Regular Ticket
$10 USD
Total

In Partnership With:

Lyft logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

Women in Tech Breakfast

Kate Glantz Photo


Marketing Lead, Mid-Atlantic Region, Lyft

Annie Dragolich Photo


Operations Lead, Lyft

Mary Iafelice Photo


Co-Founder , Humble Ventures

29

Friday, 29 September

8:30 10:30 am EDT

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$10 USD
Regular Ticket
$10 USD
Total

In Partnership With:

Lyft logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

We invite you to join us for this interactive breakfast for Women in Technology. We featuring great women in tech to give their insight on how they reached their level of success, advise on navigating the workplace, and how we can help the next generation of women in tech. This dynamic panel will be moderated by Tricia Whitlock of Tech Square Labs, a new innovation hub for entrepreneurs.

Our esteemed panel of speakers are pioneers in their respective fields, representing many facets of the Georgia and international tech industry.

After the panel we will break into groups and take a deeper dive into the issues women face in the tech industry and find solutions to how we can rise above the obstacles and thrive in this growing field.

  • Breakfast 8:00am-8:15am
  • Panel 8:15am-9:15am
  • Breakout Session 9:15am-10am

About the Participants

Kate Glantz Photo

Marketing Lead, Mid-Atlantic Region,
Lyft

Kate Glantz is the Lyft Marketing Lead for the Mid-Atlantic region. In this role, she spearheads all passenger and driver marketing initiatives and partnerships. In addition to her work at Lyft, Kate is the co-founder and CEO of Heartful.ly, a donation platform for celebrating life's biggest moments. Prior to Heartful.ly, Kate led global health communications campaigns for the State Department and Centers for Disease Control and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Tanzania and Senegal. Kate was named 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year by the D.C. Innovation Awards, a New Power Woman of D.C. Tech by Trending 40, and Top 25 in Tech by Washington Life Magazine. She received her B.A. in Political Science and African Studies from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

Annie Dragolich Photo

Operations Lead,
Lyft

Annie Dragolich believes that brands are defined by the people that represent them. With over 8 years of experience leading people, Annie has had the opportunity to build teams and develop culture around strong brands. Currently, as an Operations Lead for Lyft in Washington, D.C., Annie is responsible for developing the brand and ensuring brand consistency as it experiences rapid growth across the company. Prior to Lyft, Annie was a leader for Apple for 7 years as both a Senior Manager and Business Manager. During her time at Apple, she discovered that brands succeed when they can emotionally connect with their customers, a belief that continues to define her work and leadership.

Mary Iafelice Photo

Co-Founder ,
Humble Ventures

Deeply committed to serving as the platform for sustainable & scalable businesses in underserved communities and bridging economic opportunity across ecosystems. I focus on training entrepreneurs through customer discovery, activation and retention through elevating empathy in messaging and brand alignment.

About Our Partners

Lyft

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Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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