Women in IT Awards USA: These are the 2021 winners

Women in IT Awards USA: These are the 2021 winners

Women in IT Awards USA, celebrating the achievements of women in technology, were revealed in an online ceremony on September 21.

This year the WIT Awards shined a light on outstanding talent in the industry, as well as the employers that are implementing diversity initiatives to spearhead real change in the sector, and identified new role models to inspire more diverse talent into careers in tech.

These are the winners:

Aaratte Rao, Microsoft – Advocate of the Year

Donna Wells, Valencia Ventures – Board Director of the Year

Suzi Connor, CDC – CIO of the Year

Debra Danielson, Digital Guardian – CTO of the Year

Sahar Arshad, CloudMedx Inc. – Data Leader of the Year

Let There Be Change, Accenture Federal Services – DEI Initiative of the Year

Jessic Barrett Simpson, U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Federal Student Aid (FSA) – Digital Transformation Leader

TechShopz Pandemic Pivot, TechGirlz – Education & Training Initiative

ATOS – Employer of the Year

Nataliya Anon, Svitla Systems Inc. – Entrepreneur of the Year

Nicole Raimundo, Town of Cary – Innovator of the Year

Soumya Seetharaman, Intel Corporation – IT Team of the Year (Led by a Woman)

Jake Soberal, Bitwise Industries – Male Ally of the Year

Judith Olson, ColdQuanta – Next Generation Leader

Rhonda Collins, Vocera – Outstanding Contribution of the Year

Mary N. Chaney, Minorities in Cybersecurity, Inc. – Security Leader of the Year

Neeti Mehta Shukla, Automation Anywhere – Tech for Good Award

Gina Murphy, Navisite – Woman of the Year

You can find out more information about the winners here: https://bit.ly/3zvQHfS

The Awards are presented by DiversityQ.


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