Anar Simpson: Anita’s Quilt – Threads of Inspiration

Anar Simpson
Anar Simpson

As a founder of Parallel Earth, a social media startup in Silicon valley, this invitation to a Leadership Stories panel event at the offices of the Andreessen Horowitz on Sand Hill Road sounded intriguing!

In a packed conference room we heard how the women on the panel including the luminaries of Silicon Valley – Padmasree Warrior, Marissa Mayer, Freada Kapor-Klein and others got their start in technology and an insight in their career journeys. The event was amazing – we rubbed shoulders with women who are featured regularly on Most Influential Women on the Forbes and Fortune lists and also learned about the Technovation Challenge program.

More: Anita’s Quilt – Threads of Inspiration | Stories from the Anita Borg Institute Community.


Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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