Women in Tech

Encourage, nurture, unite

Vodafone’s Head of Partnerships and Alliances, Kathy Quashie, discusses her experiences of promoting diversity and inclusion initiatives in the telco channel, and what more can be done to improve equal representation in a traditionally male-led industry. Throughout her career, Kathy Quashie, Vodafone’s Head of Partnerships and Alliances has always found …

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Lenovo’s New Realities Project involvement celebrates gender equality unifying women and smart tech

Lenovo, championed by Girl Up, the gender equality initiative of the United Nation Foundation (UNF), and filmmaker Ava DuVernay, has launched New Realities – celebrating women who are using smart technology to showcase and solve global social issues and empower empathy.  New Realities features immersive, first-person cinematic experiences that help give a voice to difference-making women in 10 markets around the world during a time of global upheaval in the COVID-19 pandemic and ahead of International Day of the Girl (celebrated on Sunday, October 11). The project comes off …

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Okta appoints Alvina Antar as CIO

Okta Inc. has appointed Alvina Antar as its new Chief Information Officer. Antar formerly headed up subscription-management company Zuora, where she spent six years as the company’s first ever CIO, leading it through a successful IPO in 2018 and seeing its revenue grow from $30 million to $300 million. Prior to …

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REVEALED: PCR’s Top 25 Women in Tech 2020!

From sales, distribution, retail, marketing, PR, manufacturing, and more PCR rounds up the top 25 women in tech, with some of the most innovative ladies both self nominated and recommended by you. Here’s who made the top 25 (in alphabetical order by surname) but with so many great candidates this …

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Smashing the glass ceiling: Women from the tech sector share their experiences

Events such as the recent Women’s Equality Day have gained recognition around the globe over the past few years as opportunities to celebrate women everywhere and reiterate the importance of gender equality. The world of technology is an area where gender equality could be improved. We are in an age …

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PCR’s Top 25 Women in Tech 2018

Whether it’s at the CEO or exec level, women in the tech channel may be outnumbered but they are certainly not out-gunned. PCR asked readers to put forward the most inspirational, impactful and influential women in the channel, and you answered…

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