Central Florida wants to be known as the tech hub of the east, and it is concentrating a lot of effort to grow our industry here in Orlando. So it is uniquely important to our city that we pay attention to the gender gap in tech fields as the diversity will build a stronger sector for the city.
Last week, the Orlando Tech Association hosted a panel discussion on Women in Leadership. Each speaker was dynamic and had her own interesting take on the discussion. The panel featured the following Orlando women leaders:
Donna Mackenzie-Executive Director, FireSpring Fund
Cari Coats-Executive Director, Center for Advanced Entrepreneurship, Rollins College Crummer MBA