Marisa is a global tech advisor, social entrepreneur and speaker, who is incredibly passionate about elevating women to higher levels. As an entrepreneur, Marisa has built three global businesses from idea stage to revenue producing, and worked in Australia and New York for companies such as SAP, Microsoft and Workday.
As a global speaker Marisa has presented at Microsoft and SAP conferences, New York Technology Council, The Harvard Club of New York, The Australian Consulate in New York, Telstra, Gartner, CompTIA partner and cloud summits, just to name a few.
Whilst living in New York, Marisa founded ELEVACAO Foundation - empowering women entrepreneurs to build and launch successful tech businesses. The Sydney chapter was launched earlier this year with additional country rollout plans slated in 2017. Marisa currently serves as the CEO & Chair for ELEVACAO.
Let’s break down the barriers for women in tech, one line of code at a time. Take part in strengthening the female programming community with a night of coding & empowerment.