Join Inflection and Bay Area Girl Geek Dinners on Wednesday, July 8th at Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company in San Carlos, California for an evening of dinner, drinks, and delightful conversation!
Have fun meeting with fellow girl geeks in tech, including the women leading Inflection in its mission to build trust on the Internet. Inflection’s products verify identities and backgrounds so that people can connect with confidence, both online and in person. The panel will feature a cross-functional medley of inspiring women leaders from product development to engineering to business development, and more.
There are only 150 seats for this event, so attendees for the dinner will be selected by lottery (see below).
Inflection Girl Geek Dinner Agenda
5:30pm – 6:30pm – Doors open, registration, drinks, dinner, and networking!
6:30pm – 7:30pm – Inflection Girl Geeks Dinner panel discussion!
7:30pm – 8:00pm – Networking!
Inflection Girl Geek Speakers!
Hamida leads People Operations team at Inflection with over six years of HR, recruiting & operations experience. She joined Inflection after graduating from Stanford University with a BA in International Relations and is passionate about cultivating a people-centered culture that promotes engagement, support and balance. She is Program Director at Namaste Foundation, a philanthropic organization started by Inflection’s founders. In her free time, Hamida enjoys traveling and doing Pilates reformer.
Tiffany is a Director of Product at Inflection. She leads a cross-functional team of developers, designers, content managers, brand ninjas, and QA leads, overseeing Inflection.com as well as Inflection’s product marketing channel. Tiffany also is co-founder of Women@Inflection, a community within the company focused on optimizing the working experience for women at Inflection. She joined Inflection in 2011 after graduating from Harvard with a degree in Economics. Outside of work, Tiffany enjoys RockSalt Pilates, adventuring around the Bay, and masterminding ways to anonymously inspire a delightful moment in another person’s day.
Marielle leads recruiting at Inflection. During her career in talent acquisition, she’s built and led the recruiting function for businesses in the software, marketing technology & services, and entertainment industries, such as Apigee, Estalea and News Digital Media (Fox). After leaving an academic career path and before finding her passion in recruiting, Marielle explored the intersection of marketing and technology. She was an early participant in the internet economy in New York City in the mid-90s. She’s a graduate of UC Irvine and has a PhD in Germanic Languages and Literatures from Harvard. As an engineering school dropout, Marielle takes every opportunity to encourage women to pursue technical career paths and to promote diversity in the workplace.
Avanti leads the platform engineering team at Inflection. She worked for several tech companies (Microsoft, Ingenio and YP.com) before joining Inflection. At Inflection, Avanti and her team build platform (called STORM) features and functionalities focused on payments and analytics. Avanti co-founded Women@Inflection, now an integral part of Inflection’s culture. She’s passionate about building high-energy, productive teams as well as mentoring and supporting women in technology. If Avanti is not working, you will find her on a yoga mat or in her kitchen.
Julie leads the Identity.com website at Inflection, shepherding it in all aspects from ideas to product launches. She followed her Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering with a Masters certificate in Business Analysis, transitioning her into the world of product. She has over 10 years of product management experience at emerging tech companies across a wide variety of industries including payments, big data, identity management, telecomm and music. Julie is passionate about building great products that delight end users. She defines product success as a healthy balance between agile methods and user-centric design, delivering business benefit with a focus on the end user experience.
Stephanie leads the Business Development and Strategic Partnership team focusing on revenue and growth for new and existing customer acquisition channels at Inflection. Prior to Inflection, Stephanie managed affiliate programs and channels and worked in partner marketing and analysis at Support.com and FileMaker, a subsidiary of Apple, Inc. Outside of work, Stephanie’s interests include traveling, cooking, eating, outdoor activities, sharing her husband’s enthusiasm for cars, and spending time with her family.