If you are a Chicago based skilled professional and you'd like to attend this event, please send your name and LinkedIn URL to firstname.lastname@example.org to be considered for an invite.
BECAUSE OF ONGOING HEALTH CONCERNS, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE.
Join Deloitte's Strategy practice and PowerToFly, a women-run community that connects skilled professionals with each other and fast-growing companies, for an invite-only event on March 26th in Chicago.
The evening will include an in-depth panel discussion featuring Deloitte's women leaders and allies from Deloitte's Strategy practice on how they help solve tough and complex problems through deep industry knowledge and rigorous analysis.
Our accomplished panel will also share their personal career journeys and dive deeper into topics such as work-life integration. This special gathering will also include plenty of opportunities to network with your peers and the Deloitte team over complimentary refreshments.
Join us on Thursday, March 26th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at 111 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago.
Agenda (Subject to Change):
- 6:00 pm - Check-In & Networking over light food and refreshments
- 6:20 pm - Kick-Off from PowerToFly
- 6:25 pm - Keynote Address by Kristi Kaplan, Principal, Deloitte
- 6:40 pm - Panel Discussion & Audience Q&A featuring from Deloitte
- 7:20 pm - Networking continues over light food and refreshments
Here's what one attendee had to say about a recent PowerToFly event with Deloitte: "Great event and I really learned more about Deloitte. Also a great way to network."
Deloitte is hiring, however, you don't need to be looking for new opportunities to attend. If you just want to attend to learn more and network with your peers that's great too!
About Deloitte: Deloitte is committed to fostering an environment where its professionals can connect, belong, and grow. Deloitte is committed to recruiting, developing, and promoting an inclusive workforce while providing unique opportunities across our businesses. Deloitte has been recognized by Working Mothers as one of the 100 best companies for multicultural women. Their benefits include up to 16 weeks of Paid Family Leave, pension plans, and well-being/fitness subsidies.
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 an accommodation to fully participate in this event, please email email@example.com, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.Learn more at http://powertofly.com
Unfortunately, PowerToFly and Deloitte cannot admit outside recruiters to this particular event. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about this policy.
Two members of the PowerToFly team that are based in the greater Chicago area, Senior Account Executive Anastasia Rab and Talent Advocate Oriana Kachaochana, traveled to the Windy City to host an insightful evening with Braintree, a Chicago-based division of PayPal, that specializes in mobile and web payment systems for e-commerce companies including Uber and Airbnb.
The stacked (and impressive!) bill of Braintree speakers who were available to answer audience questions and make connections included:
- Archie Puri, Sr. Director, Product, Engineering & Data - Acquiring Products
- John MacIlwaine, VP & GM, Braintree
- Ramesh Sarukkai, Sr. Director, Product & Engineering - Commerce, Merchant, Platform
- Jackie Koesters, Group Product Manager, Merchant Experience
- Raymond Buhr, Data Scientist
- Vidya Mani, Director, Product Engineering, Acquiring Products
- Lisa Rosselli-McDermott, Engineering Manager, Reporting & Insights
- Tiffany Wood, Director, Product Management, Merchant Experience
- Lana Rakhman, Software Engineer
- Vevina McAllister, Senior Manager, Growth & Analytics
Merchants in more than 40 countries worldwide can accept, split, and enable payments in more than 130 currencies using Braintree. Their amazing list of clients includes OpenTable, StubHub, Casper, and TaskRabbit.
Also, Braintree is hiring! Their competitive benefits include daily catered lunches, Open Dev Days, a brand new MacBook, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized child care program, transgender health benefits, an employee stock purchase program and unlimited PTO.
A packed house at Braintree's HQ
PowerToFly's Anastasia Rab kicked off the night.
Great to see so many experienced women technologists in the audience.
Braintree's John MacIIwaine delivers part of the night's keynote address.
Braintree's Jackie Koesters delivers the evening's tech talk.
Guests had a chance to network with their peers and members of the Braintree team.
PowerToFly's Oriana sets up the swag.
A beautiful "Women in Tech" bag.
Attendees also received a beautiful notebook (and pen!) to take home.