Business Insider Honors the 43 Most Powerful Female Engineers of 2017
We salute our friends at Business Insider for celebrating the 43 most powerful female engineers in U.S. tech, just in time for National Engineers Week (February 19-25).
While we can all agree that attracting and retaining female top tech-talent is challenging, to say the least, praising our community trailblazers takes on even greater importance in helping to change the tide, and ultimately, history, for future generations of female engineers.
So, hats off to Business Insider for their commendation of these amazing women; take a peek below at this year’s honorees and get ready to feel ALL the feels.
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