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Meet the Women Tech Leaders Revolutionizing Social Media at Nextdoor​

Featuring Nextdoor's CEO Sarah Friar

On September 18th, PowerToFly returns to San Francisco to host an evening of networking and tech talks with women leaders at Nextdoor, the world's largest social network for the neighborhood. Join Nextdoor's CEO Sarah Friar and other women leaders at the company as they discuss how they are transforming the social media landscape.

Whether it's finding a trustworthy babysitter, sharing information during a natural disaster, or spreading the word about a lost dog, Nextdoor enables truly local conversations that empower neighbors to build stronger and safer communities. Learn more about this innovative platform, and the women behind it, by registering for our event today.

Our evening with Nextdoor will take place on Wednesday, September 18th from 6pm to 8pm at 875 Stevenson St., Suite 700, San Francisco.

Agenda (subject to change):

  • 6:00pm - Check-in and Network over food & refreshments
  • 6:30pm - Event Kickoff with PowerToFly
  • 6:35pm - Keynote Address by Sarah Friar, CEO
  • 6:45pm - Tech Talk / Product Demo by Madeeha Ghori, Software Engineer & Daniel Masquelier, Software Engineer
  • 6:55pm - Panel Discussion: "Working at a High Growth Tech Company" featuring from Nextdoor
  • 7:15pm - Audience Q&A
  • 7:35pm - Networking continues

Although you don't need to be looking for an open role to attend the event, Nextdoor is hiring. Their competitive benefits include pre-tax commuter benefits, a 401K plan, a monthly gym stipend, an annual learning and development stipends and more.

About Nextdoor: Nextdoor is the world's largest social network for the neighborhood, enabling truly local conversations that empower neighbors to build stronger and safer communities. Building connections in the real world is a universal human need. That truth, and the reality that neighborhoods are one of the most important and useful communities in our lives have been guiding principles for Nextdoor. Today, neighbors rely on Nextdoor in more than 242,000 neighborhoods around the world in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Denmark and Australia, with many more to come.

About PowerToFly's 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, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.

Unfortunately, PowerToFly and Nextdoor cannot admit outside recruiters to this particular event. Please email if you have any questions about this policy.


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Learn more about our amazing speakers and sponsors at our April 2021 virtual summit Diversity Reboot: Elevating Black Women, three days of conversations and panels plus an interactive virtual career fair.

From everyone here at PowerToFly we want to extend a BIG thank you to everyone who tuned into last week's Diversity Reboot: Elevating Black Women. In case you missed a talk or you'd like to revisit one of our great conversations, don't worry, all of the fireside chats and panels will be available to watch for free on PowerToFly soon.

We were thrilled to present conversations on such important subjects as the racial wealth gap, the importance of affordable child care, how BIPOC youth are leading the way on combatting the climate crisis, the importance of black women in entrepreneurship and business, being an ally for communities outside of your own, plus tech talks, fireside chats with Black woman founders, panels with DEI leaders and much more.

We want to extend a HUGE thanks to our amazing sponsors MINDBODY, Smartsheet, NGA, Procore Technologies, S&P Global, PayPal and PwC whose support made this event possible.

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