Women Leaders in Business: Breaking the Glass Ceiling

Friday August 25, 2017 04:02 AM
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 
Hosted by Google Launchpad