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Is It Still Sexist If You Objectify Both Genders?

There was buzz at EMCWorld this week about how many women were there.  Of people who voted, nearly half thought the ratio was 100 men for every woman.  

I attended EMCWorld as CDW’s digital correspondent.  I interviewed keynote speakers, attended sessions, did live tweeting on the CDW twitter account, wrote content and checked out the expo center.

Thoughts on EMCWorld’s Dual Gender Ushers

First thing at Monday’s EMC keynote with Joe Tucci and Pat Gelsinger, I noticed something interesting,  attendees were greeted by futuristic ushers dressed in uniforms you would see in an episode of Star Trek TNG (The Next Generation).… Continue Reading...


I’ll Be At EMCWorld Next Week Interviewing Keynotes As The CDW Digital Correspondent

I’m excited to announce that I will be serving as the Digital Correspondent for CDW at EMC World next week in Las Vegas!

The conference runs from Monday May 21st to Thursday May 24th, 2012 and is being held at the Venetian on the strip.  Working with CDW, I will help curate content and raise visibility for the products offered by EMC including storage, security, cloud and disaster recovery solutions.  This means you’ll see me interviewing keynote speakers, live tweeting from the @CDWcorp account and writing up blog posts on conference highlights and announcements all next week.… Continue Reading...

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I’m Joining SendGrid As Developer Evangelist

I will have a new, full time role starting in April: Developer Evangelist at SendGrid 

How do I feel about it?  Amazing!

What will I be doing?

I will help developers adopt SendGrid as a platform to help them be more productive.  How?  By helping them focus more on their app and less on email.  This will take shape as I attend conferences, meetups, hackathons and network with startups in the Bay area.… Continue Reading...