Sessions

Interview with Katie Stone Perez

Interview with Katie Stone Perez

4 days ago
Golnaz and Kaitlin had the chance to sit down with ID@Xbox’s Senior Program Manager, Katie Stone Perez (and host of Channel 9’s Level Up show)! Katie has worked in gaming for fifteen years. In this episode she talks about her passion for games at an early age, pursuing studies in child psychology, and how that […]
Interview with Kendra Havens

Interview with Kendra Havens

2 months ago
Golnaz and Kaitlin had the chance to sit down with the .NET team’s newest member, Kendra Havens. Kendra Havens is a recent graduate of the University of Oklahoma. Learn more about how she started at Microsoft, her favorite technologies, and whether she’s team Star Wars or Star Trek. Kendra will be creating videos for the […]
Interview with Kathleen Hogan

Interview with Kathleen Hogan

5 months ago
In this episode, Golnaz and Crystal sit down and chat with Kathleen Hogan, Chief People Officer at Microsoft. As the executive vice president of Human Resources at Microsoft, Kathleen Hogan is responsible for moving the company’s cultural transformation forward. Prior to this role, Hogan was corporate vice president of Microsoft Services, a team dedicated to helping […]
Interview with Monique Tallon

Interview with Monique Tallon

6 months ago
In this episode, Golnaz and Kaitlin sit down and chat with Monique Tallon, CEO of Highest Path Consulting, an international executive coaching and training company developing 21st century leaders. Monique is also a Feminine Leadership expert, coach, and author of the new book, Leading Gracefully: A Woman’s Guide to Confident, Authentic and Effective Leadership. Where you […]
Celebrating Women In Startups

Celebrating Women In Startups

9 months ago
As Microsoft Accelerator works with startups around the world, we wanted to celebrate International Women’s Day by highlighting some of our female founders. We spoke to women from across the world and across different industries to discuss the past, present, and future of women in tech and the entrepreneurial space. Featured in this episode: Tal Shoham, CEO […]
Interview with Crystal Thune

Interview with Crystal Thune

10 months ago
In this episode, Golnaz and Kaitlin sit down and chat with Crystal Thune, an Audience Evangelism Manager at Microsoft. Learn about her beginnings at Syracuse University to ESPN, side projects she’s worked on, and her life at Microsoft. Where you can find Crystal: @crystalthune Buy YOLO, her book of poems.  GALs is a show about the […]
Interview with Sonja Madsen, Sharepoint MVP

Interview with Sonja Madsen, Sharepoint MVP

10 months ago
More about Sonja Madsen in her own words: @sonjamadsenI’m SharePoint MVP (Most Valuable Professional), and my blog on SharePoint 2013 has well over 1 million hits. I own Sonjasapps with over 20 apps in Microsoft SharePoint App Store. I’m both Microsoft Partner and Microsoft vendor. I started with SharePoint with MA (Master of Arts) degree […]
Interview with Ezgi Can and Jessica Engström during the #MVPSummit

Interview with Ezgi Can and Jessica Engström during the #MVPSummit

11 months ago
During the MVP Summit, Soumow invites female MVPs to share their career successes and interesting stories. In this episode, you get to know more about Ezgi Can and Jessica Engström. They talk about their activities for the MVP program, the women in Tech ratio in their countries and they end with advices for success.  More […]
Interview with Penelope Coventry, Roohi Shaikh and Kerstin Rachfahl during the #MVPSummit

Interview with Penelope Coventry, Roohi Shaikh and Kerstin Rachfahl during the #MVPSummit

11 months ago
  During the MVP Summit, Soumow invites female MVPs to share their career successes and interesting stories. In this episode, you get to know more about Penelope Coventry, Roohi Shaikh and Kerstin Rachfahl. They talk about their activities for the MVP program, the women in Tech ratio in their countries and they end with advices […]
Interview with Laura Rogers, Nathalie Belval and Cathrine Wilhelmsen during the #MVPSummit

Interview with Laura Rogers, Nathalie Belval and Cathrine Wilhelmsen during the #MVPSummit

11 months ago
During the MVP Summit, Soumow invites female MVPs to share their career successes and interesting stories. In this episode, you get to know more about Laura Rogers, Nathalie Belval and Cathrine Wilhelmsen. They talk about their activities for the MVP program, the women in Tech ratio in their countries and they end with advices for […]
Interview with Livi Erickson, Technical Evangelist at Microsoft

Interview with Livi Erickson, Technical Evangelist at Microsoft

11 months ago
In this episode, Kaitlin and Golnaz sit down and chat with Livi Erickson a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft based in San Francisco. Her area of focus is Virtual and Augmented Reality. We deep dive with Livi on how she got involved in this field, her 3 year involvement in the Microsoft Internship Program, how she […]
Interview with Sonya Koptyev, Technical Product Manager of Office 365 at Microsoft

Interview with Sonya Koptyev, Technical Product Manager of Office 365 at Microsoft

1 year ago
In this episode Soumow, Kaitlin and Golnaz have a great conversation with Sonya Koptyev, from being the only woman in her C++ class, photography, working for a dotCOM, her fitness hobby, through to the work she’s doing today on Office 365. For more information on Office 365 development please check out dev.office.com More about Sonya: […]