Attention tech professionals in Austin! Please join PowerToFly on Wednesday, October 23rd, for an evening of networking and product demos with the women leaders at Vrbo who are revolutionizing the travel industry.
Vrbo, part of Expedia Group, has introduced a new way for people to travel together, pairing homeowners with families and friends looking for places to stay, with unique properties in 190 countries around the world. This is your opportunity to meet with the women tech leaders and allies who make it all possible.
The event will take place at the newly constructed Vrbo office, located at 11920 Alterra Pkwy, Austin. Check-in will begin at 6pm with programming starting at 6:30pm and the event will conclude at 8:30pm. Free parking is available at the venue in the D11 parking garage.
The evening will include:
Networking with Vrbo leaders and your peers over food & refreshments
An inspiring keynote address from Anita Dodia, Vice President, Engineering
Behind-the-scene product demos
Fun giveaways and more!
The event will feature insightful breakout sessions featuring members of the Vrbo team including:
Here's what an attendee had to say about one of PowerToFly's past events with Vrbo: "I am the only woman on a team of a dozen or so engineers. I really found it refreshing to hear what the panelists had to say. It definitely made me want to pursue an opportunity with a company where I can work with an equal mix of men and women. Thank you!"
Also, Vrbo is hiring! Their amazing benefits include plenty of paid vacation, up to 20 weeks of parental leave, an employee stock purchase program, and travel reimbursements. To learn more about Vrbo and their open positions, visit their page on PowerToFly.
About our Events: All RSVP'd attendees are welcome, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, or age. If you require assistance to fully participate in this event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.
Unfortunately, PowerToFly and Vrbo cannot admit outside recruiters to this particular event. Please email email@example.com if you have any questions about this policy.
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