WITI Proudly Celebrates the Accomplishments of Women in Business and Technology!
Share your Achievements!
When good things happen, don't hold back - let us know! At WITI, we want to celebrate your accomplishments with you, your promotions, inventions, mergers, launches, publications and awards. This is no time to be modest - this is a time to celebrate your achievements and inspire others to do the same. Please send your announcements using the Women on the Move form.
Monalisa Rout promoted to Lead Engineer and Manager at FICO
I have been working with FICO since last six and a half years. I had joined here as an Engineer II in Infrastructure team. Subsequently with different downs and ups I had been promoted to lead engineer and manager within last two years. Now being promoted as a manager, my role is to build a new team and set up the process to provide support for core services to our Development and Analytics team. I am too excited about my new responsibilities and prospects associated with it. Being a thorough optimist I believe in constant learning and keep doing persistent efforts till I get to the next level.
CMU Professor and WITI Advisory Board Member Lake Dai speaks at the House of Lords in England
Professor Lake Dai spoke at the House of Lords in England on Technology and Education Innovations in Oct. She was invited to speak at the opening of the 21st Century Lab, an initiative that is aimed to address the profound changes in education and society in the U.K.
The host Lord Victor Adebowale was one of the first group of people to be appointed as people's peers in England in 2001, taking the title Baron Adobowale. He was listed as one of the 25 most influential people in housing policy over the past 25 years, and one of 100 most influential person in the English NHS, for his contribution in employment, housing, poverty and public service reform. He is the challenor of University of Lincoln, the creator of the 21st Century Lab initiative.
Below is the official invitation from the House of Lords and CMU Professor Lake Dai with Lord Victor Adebowale.
Deedre Daniel becomes Senior VP of Business Development for Augeo
Augeo, an industry leading platform company for engaging customers, employees and members is adding Deedre Daniel as Senior VP of Business Development. Ms. Daniel brings almost two decades of experience in sales and marketing. Augeo continues to experience significant client growth as opportunities in loyalty and engagement marketing expand.
Ms. Daniel comes to Augeo from GEICO where she led a team that developed a portfolio encompassing hundreds of affinity marketing partners. This portfolio saw exponential auto policy growth during her tenure.
WITI Member Justine Vendrame Launches Digi'Play Project at Microsoft
Justine is currently working at Microsoft, where she's been for a year and a half as a Partner Channel Digital Marketing Transformation Specialist. She is proud to announce that despite her apprentice status, she had the opportunity to launch her own project called "Digi'Play" which is an online catalogue referencing more than 100 digital marketing actions attached to selected and trusted agencies with discounted prices. These 'ready to go' actions enable partners to digitize their marketing plan and generate more business. It also helps Microsoft to improve consumption on its own solutions. It is now a replicated tool worldwide.
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