Marie Smith Minisode

How to Change the “Bro Culture”

Technological innovation is starting to outpace even Moore’s Law, with seemingly quantum advances in artificial intelligence, robotics and the like.

This fast-changing technology is certain to disrupt whole industries – and can it also enable women to step into our true value, leverage our authentic feminine power and lift each other as women?

Change takes time… and it’s uneven. Tech is going quantum yet in the tech world, it’s still rare to find a woman at the table let alone an African American woman leading the way.

Meet Marie Smith.

She wrote her first computer program at age 9 and she’s now the Co-Founder and CIO of the artificial intelligence company Data360 Solutions. Listen to our Mentoring Minisode because Marie shares how to overcome the “bro culture” in technology”

Today on our Mentoring Minisode we talk:

  • How to open doors for women and minorities
  • The nature and pace of change
  • How to leverage game-changing artificial intelligence
  • African American women in technology
  • And more!

More about Marie Smith at Data 360 Solutions

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More about Marie:

Marie Smith’s ambitious entrepreneurial spirit has led her to be a founding contributor in her 20-year career to nearly 50 media, tech and wellness companies and projects, which have contributed to over $100 million in transactions. After bringing her talents to work at Warner Brothers in their Consumer Products division, Marie Smith began developing her skills in the areas of advertising, sales, dynamic and automated operations, and marketing, working with companies such as Computer Associates, Electronic Arts, Viewpoint Datalabs, Digital Domain, Saatchi & Saatchi and the Nobel Foundation.

Marie has also worked with the following companies over the last 10 years: United Healthcare, Bausch and Lomb, Mercedes Benz, Oprah Store, Lindsay Phillips, Valley Crest, Wal-Mart, Macys, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Aetna. Also, Marie has managed outside program, product and services development with both Twitter and Microstrategy.

A believer in lifetime learning, Marie is currently pursuing a JD and PhD in legal informatics from Stanford University, and she recently become an instructor for corporate data analysis and technology development with the Harvard Innovation Lab.

Read the full transcript here

372 MINISODE Marie Smith: Quantum Change

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