Friday August 25, 2017

Women Leaders in Business: Breaking the Glass Ceiling

Celebrate Women's Equality Day 2017! Join us for an inspiring and empowering evening of networking, and a panel discussion with women leaders who have broken the glass ceiling in the workplace.

They will discuss their journey to success, the gender gap in senior leadership roles, current industry trends, and advice for women to continue to forge ahead in their fields.


  • Maira Benjamin, Director of Engineering at Pandora
  • Shannon Eis,  Vice President of Corporate Communications at Yelp
  • Shazia Makhdumi, Global Head of Educational Apps Business Development, Google Play at Google
  • Renata George, Managing Director at Zenmen Venture Fund
  • Kimberly Jew, Vice President, Marketing Program Manager at Wells Fargo
  • Jennifer Browne, Director of Procurement Operations at Salesforce


  •  Sonya Pelia, Head of Marketing at Datometry and President of the Board at Maitri


6pm - 6:30pm Registration and networking

6:30pm- 6:45 pm Introductions and announcements

6:45pm - 7:45pm Panel Discussion and Q&A

7:45pm - 8:45pm Networking continued

Organized by The Expat Woman 

Sponsored by Google Launchpad