Thu, Jun 20 | General Assembly Santa Monica Campus

Women in Tech for Hire

Panel Discussion with the most influential women
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Women in Tech for Hire

Time & Location

Jun 20, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
General Assembly Santa Monica Campus, 1520 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA

About the Event

Women broad thinking gives birth to the best products and solutions.

Jones & Co. Works presents Women in Tech for Hire! This is not an ordinary career fair, but more like a panel discussion about representing women in the tech industry.

All genders are welcomed!

Technology departments need, more than ever, women's skills and knowledge. Broad thinking gives birth to the best products and solutions. This event will aim to discuss how women could have a larger role in creating success stories in business and technology. Diversity brings business value!

Come network, recruit, and build relationships with light refreshments!

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Panel Speakers:

Holly Alisha

Co-Founder, Jones & Co. Works

https://www.jonescompanyworks.com/

Holly Alisha is a knowledgeable Sr. Technical Recruiter as a partner in Women in Tech organizations such as "Women in Technology International" and the "National Association of Professional Women (NAPW)." She has produced ongoing strategies to attract diverse candidates of Women, Minorities, and LGBTQ employee talent through Jones & Co. Works. The company lowers organizations turnover rate, bridged the gender pay gap, increased employee engagement, and hires a talented workforce. Jones & Co. Works were nominated for "The Best Places to Work 2017," "Fastest Growing Engineering Staffing Firm," and "Best Reader's Choice."

Vette Jones

Sr. Technical Recruiter

Independent Contractor

Vette Jones is an experienced Sr. Technical Recruiter as a partner in the Women in Tech organizations such as "Girls Who Code" and "National Association of Professional Women (NAPW)." She built many Network Operation Centers from start to finish generating over 1.2M sales for tech startup companies. She has received extensive recognition from collaboration with Cultural, University Programs, Recruiting, and Talent Teams to champion, change, and drive the entire hiring process with respect to Diversity & Inclusion initiatives.

She produced ongoing strategies to attract employee talent, lowered organizations turnover rate, bridged the gender pay gap, increased employee engagement, and hire a diverse workforce.

Kenni Kaufman

Former Head of Studio, Magnopus

https://www.magnopus.com/#about

Kenni Kaufman wore many hats as the former Head of Studio at Magnopus, where she proudly lead a talented team of 100 plus employees. She served as the bridge between artists, engineers, production, and the C-suite executive team and managed overall organizational development and company resource management. Kenni also led employee recruitment and retention to grow the workforce from less than 30 employees to over 100 while being the prime driver in fostering company culture as well as employee learning and development.

Kenni Kaufman’s 15 years of industry experience includes work in Film, Television, Theatre, Games, Digital Media, and VR. She has built and led teams, created company systems and processes, and cultivated company culture at a variety of companies including NFL, Canvas Worldwide, Horizon Media, Vizeum, and most recently Magnopus. Some of her clients have included Apple, Facebook, Magic Leap, NASA, Sony Music, Disney, Alcon, Fox Broadcast, Fox Sports, National Geographic, BMW, Kia, Hyundai, Mattel, Deutsch Advertising, Team One, Huge, WME, Live Nation, Fandango, and Ticketmaster.

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