Watermark members and sponsors are starting the year on award-winning notes! Have a look at who’s doing what!
Congratulations to a long-time Watermark corporate executive member, Sheridan Foster, on the launch of her new company, Elemental Green! This exciting startup is accelerating the adoption of green building and renovation by bringing homeowners and building pros the latest eco-products, green education and inspiring articles about sustainable homes. Elemental Green is making a difference for a healthier, more economical and climate-friendly future.
Sheridan was also recently named by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Wisconsin-Madison as one of their 125 People of Impact.Watermark member Monica Phillips of Spark Plug Labs continues to post her wonderful Powerful Conversations podcasts.
Here are a few recent ones to enjoy:
• How Technology is Transforming the Health Care Industry with Sam de Brouwer of doc.ai and Melanie Matheu of Prellis Bio.
• Award-winning Author Larry Robertson on Creativity and Entrepreneurship
• Tech Careers, Empathy and Championing Others to Success with Watermark member and Make Your Mark Award winner Meg Bear
• Board Leadership and the Journey to Find Your Own Voice with Watermark member Olga Mack, GC of Clearslide
Watermark's 2016 Make Your Mark Awards wine purveyor Attune Wines just won a gold medal for its 2104 Pinot Noir – the very wine that we served at the event! The medal comes from the San Francisco Chronicle's Wine Competition this past weekend. Congrats, Attune!
And in more great news: Our Feb. 1 Watermark Conference for Women was highlighted in Politico Playbook, the most widely read newsletter among California opinion leaders. Scroll down, you'll see it under Events. More news coverage to come, no doubt about it.
Speaking of news – who's participating in the various women's marches across the across the country this Saturday? Let us hear from you! We'd love to share your comments, observations and photos from this very special day.
Last, Watermark sponsor Equinix is looking for a Corporate Development Manager to drive its M&A effort. M&A has been a critical driver of growth at Equinix. Since 2007, Equinix has completed more than 10 corporate acquisitions with a total consideration of more than $6 billion. The position is a unique opportunity to develop your transaction experience, strategic thinking, finance skills and understanding of the data center space. Details here!
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