On February 12th, PowerToFly co-hosted an evening of tech talks and discussions with revolutionary fitness innovator Peloton. (We have three PowerToFly team members who are Peloton members so we are clearly big fans).
Moderated by PowerToFly's Amy Trappey, this event was a chance to hear directly from the women tech leaders and allies who make Peloton's innovative products like the Peloton Bike, Peloton Tread and Peloton App possible.
Kicking off the evening, Peloton's Mindy Lieberman, VP of enterprise systems, greeted the crowd with warm and heartfelt introductory remarks before introducing Christine Becker, -senior software engineer at Peloton, who walked us through a behind-the-scenes tech talk. Mindy and Christine then stuck around to join a panel discussion & audience Q&A that also included Chandra Galbiati Thomas and Rosemary Arnold, both of whom are also software engineers.
Peloton is hiring. Benefits include a 401k plan with a 4% match, $100 a month towards your student loans, $100 a month towards a college savings plan, discounted bikes for you and your friends/family, and a great work-life balance.
A packed house listens to Mindy Lieberman's opening remarks.
Christine Becker leads the night's product demo.
A look at the night's panel discussion.
Our amazing panel answers questions from the audience.
If you are a New York based tech professional and you'd like to attend this event, please email your name and LinkedIn URL to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whether you are a software engineer, fitness enthusiast or both, you won't want to miss PowerToFly's evening of product demos and networking with the women tech leaders and allies at Peloton.
Founded in 2012, Peloton brought top talent together in its Silicon Alley headquarters to create a new concept in fitness. In their words, "We loved cycling but had a hard time finding a workout that consistently fit our schedules, and our at-home workouts never felt quite up to par. So, we set out to create a world-class indoor cycling studio experience on your time, and in the comfort of your own home."
This event is your chance to hear directly from the women tech leaders and allies who make their revolutionary products like the Peloton Bike, Peloton Tread and Peloton App possible. We'll be devoting a large portion of the event to taking your questions and I know the Peloton team wants to hear from you!
The unique evening will take place on Wednesday, February 12th from 6pm to 8:30pm at 125 W 25th Street.
Agenda (subject to change):
- 6:00pm - Check-In & Networking over light Food and refreshments
- 6:30pm - Opening Remarks by PowerToFly
- 6:35pm - Keynote Address by Mindy Lieberman - VP of Enterprise Systems
- 6:45pm - Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Product Demo by Christine Becker - Senior Software Engineer
- 7:00pm - Panel Discussion featuring leaders from Peloton
- 7:20pm - Audience Q&A
- 7:40pm - Networking continues over light Food & refreshments
While you don't need to be looking for new opportunities in order to attend this event, Peloton is hiring. Their benefits include a 401k plan with a 4% match, $100 a month towards your student loans, $100 a month towards a college savings plan, discounted bikes for you and your friends/family, and a great work-life balance.
About PowerToFly: PowerToFly is a women-run startup that works with companies to identify skilled professionals they'd like to network with. Over the past two years, we've produced over one hundred events across the world with brands like American Express, Microsoft, Deloitte, and Slack, which have resulted in countless hires. Visit http://powertofly.com to learn more.
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 accommodation to fully participate in this event, please email email@example.com, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.
Unfortunately, PowerToFly and Peloton cannot admit outside recruiters to this particular event. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about this policy.
PowerToFly was proud to partner with Bloomberg, Peloton and TodayTix to host an invite-only night of talks and networking on April 16th in NYC for women in tech.
Hosted by PowerToFly's Co-Founder Katharine Zaleski at Work-Bench, an enterprise technology-focused VC fund that invests in the next era of enterprise founders selling into the Fortune 500, over one hundred New York-based women in tech had a chance to mingle with their peers and hear from women tech leaders at three exciting and very different companies.
- Bloomberg - Wendy Kim, Recruiter; Betty Lam, Engineering Manager; Priya Shrivastava, Engineering Manager
- Peloton - Mary Huang, Strategic Program Manager
- TodayTix - Rachel Birnbaum, Director of Vertical Expansion; Kiki Dolan, Director of Geographic Expansion
Each of our three featured companies are hiring! Visit their pages on PowerToFly to check out their open roles.
Bloomberg - No other company processes financial data into meaningful and actionable information with the breadth and depth that Bloomberg does. Their 5,000+ engineers and data scientists are dedicated to building and advancing new solutions for the Bloomberg Terminal and enterprise products. Together, Bloomberg's team rolls out new software daily that integrates seamlessly — and immediately — into their clients' workflows.
Peloton - Peloton is more than a bike. This is a company that is pioneering technology that shapes lives and creates connections. When you join Peloton, you get the opportunity to work alongside the most creative and innovative minds in the field. A few of the benefits and perks of working here are a 401k plan with a 4% match, $100 a month towards your student loans, $100 a month towards a college savings plan; Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, discounted bikes for you and your friends/family, a complimentary digital subscription service, a great work-life balance.
TodayTix - Launched in 2013, TodayTix is redefining the way you see theatre. They have created an international ticketing platform that connects global audiences in 13 cities to the $50 billion live entertainment business by helping people secure the best discounted and full-price last minute tickets for the most sought after shows around.