PowerToFly headed back to Toronto on July 17th to learn about gaming from some of the leaders in the industry. We were thrilled to partner with Zynga on our second (sold out!) event together in an evening of networking and tech talks highlighting their women tech leaders.
Hosted by PowerToFly CEO Milena Berry, the night kicked off with networking before Zynga's Martin Edelman, Senior Director, Toronto Development Services officially began the night with a brief keynote address.
Next up, we dove deeper into some of Zynga's well known products, which include Words With Friends™ and Zynga Poker™, via a series of tech talks and product demos hosted by Di Chang, Senior Director, Engineering; Whitney Mak, Engineering Manager and Jackie Fong, Sr User Experience Designer.
Di, Whitney and Jackie stuck around for an open panel discussion, where they were joined by Rebecca Robinson, Sr HR Business Partner. Our panelists discussed their careers in gaming, dove into what Zynga is looking for in new team members and, of course, answered questions from our eager audience.
This very special gathering closed out with plenty of more opportunities to network over food and drinks before we had to say goodnight.
If you are a Toronto-based tech or gaming professional and you'd like to attend this event, please email email@example.com to be considered for an invite.
Attention Toronto-based gaming and tech professionals! PowerToFly is thrilled to be partnering with Zynga, a global leader in interactive entertainment, to present a one-night-only evening of networking and tech talks led by Zynga's women tech leaders.
This is your chance to meet the women behind franchises like CSR Racing™, Empires & Puzzles™, Merge Dragons!™, Words With Friends™ and Zynga Poker™. We have plenty of other fun surprises in store for the night so you won't want to miss it!
The event will be held on Wednesday, July 17th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at 110 Spadina Ave, Suite # 900, Toronto. Although this programming is geared toward women's experiences, we welcome all genders at our events.
If you are interested in attending this event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be considered for an invitation.
Women Think Next is an annual networking event for senior professional women. It began in Israel and India in 2008 and has now become a truly global event. Dozens of external senior women attend every year, representing different positions in the booming tech industry and bringing together professionals from Advertising, Marketing, Sales, Finance, Engineering, IT, Services, Research, Business Development and more.
This event is a great opportunity to meet members of the Microsoft team and hear what they're working on in the Toronto area. There will also be an audience Q&A with Microsoft leaders and real discussion about top of mind topics.
The event will be held on Thursday, May 23rd from 6pm to 8:00pm at MaRS Centre, South Tower, Collaboration Center #C3, 101 College Street, Toronto.
Since the PowerToFly team is based all around the world (we have team members on every continent except Australia and Antarctica) we love it when our journeys take us outside of the United States. That's why we were thrilled to partner with a truly global company, Symantec, to present an evening for software and support engineers in Toronto, Canada on November 7th.
If you are working in software and/or support engineering and would like to attend the event, please email email@example.com for an invitation.
PowerToFly is thrilled to partner with Symantec, the global leader in next-generation cyber security, to present an intimate evening for a small, select group of women in tech.
The event will take place on Wednesday, November 7th from 6pm to 8pm at 3381 Steeles Avenue East, Suite 400 in Toronto. (Outdoor parking will be validated.)
This event will be an excellent chance for you to network with women leaders at Symantec as well as your peers. The night will center around a panel discussion and Q&A led by several of Symantec's technology leaders.
Agenda (Subject to Change):
- 6:00pm - Check-In & Networking over light food
- 6:20pm - Kick-Off from PowerToFly
- 6:25pm - Welcome, Introduction and Presentation by Andrew Porteous, Manager, Technical Support and Kristopher Persad, Associate Manager, Technical Support
- 6:45pm - Panel Discussion featuring Symantec's women tech leaders including Junko Sadamitsu, Sr. Technical Support Engineer; Grace Saati, Enterprise Account Manager; Beatrice Dias, Enterprise Security Account Manager
- 7:05pm - Audience Q&A
- 7:30pm - Networking over light food
Visit Symantec's page on PowerToFly to learn more about the company including their open roles.
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 accommodation 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 the company it is holding an event on behalf of cannot admit outside recruiters to that particular event. Please email email@example.com if you have any questions about this policy.
About Symantec: Symantec is a global technology company. We are also a diverse, vibrant community with strong values and a shared commitment to each other, the work we do, and the world we all share. Our values are at the very core of every team member's journey. We've spent 35 years defining our journey. Each day, we build on our legacy by evolving our market-leading portfolio, delivering solutions that keep our customers safe against a constantly changing threat landscape. We have welcomed several leading brands into our portfolio, including Norton, LifeLock, Skycure and ID Analytics, among others. We also believe diversity is more than just race, gender and ethnicity: it's about creating an environment where every culture, language, age, sexual orientation, disability, background, and experience is celebrated.