PowerToFly + Wayfair Hosted Women Tech Leaders in Boston
On September 19th, PowerToFly partnered with Wayfair to host a special evening where Wayfair's women tech leaders shared their favorite projects, dove into their career journeys, answered audience questions, and discussed how they use technology and innovation to transform the way we buy online.
Speakers from Wayfair included:
Susan Kelly, Associate Director, Storefront Attract and Retain
Wayfair is hiring! They have been named one of the "Top Places to Work 2018" by The Boston Globe, "Best Workplaces in Retail" by Fortune Magazine, and one of "America's Most Promising Company" by Forbes.
PowerToFly's Jamie Lipiner and Abbie Vachon with the Wayfair team set-up for the event.
A packed house!
The evening included a tech talk by Taylor Higgins.
While many bosses say they're open to ideas and suggestions, what they do when you actually share a great idea with them is another reality entirely. (Ever had a boss nod along excitedly and promise to look into your idea, only for you to realize, months later, that nothing's happened? Exactly.)
How do you do your taxes? (Aside from begrudgingly, that is.) If you're one of the millions of Americans who files online, you may have used one of the projects that Yi Ng, Principal Product Manager at Intuit, has developed over her eight years at the global financial platform company known for products like TurboTax, QuickBooks, and Mint.