Congratulations again to the winners of our 2016 Make Your Mark Awards! This week, we honor the winner of our Watermark Emerging Executive of the Year Award – Bindu Garapaty, Marketing Talent and Leadership Development at Juniper Networks and CEO, The Happy Leader, LLC.
As we prepare for our Make Your Mark Awards, we thought you'd like to know a bit more about our keynote speaker, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, and her nonprofit organization, The Representation Project (TRP). A portion of the evening's fundraising will benefit TRP.
Congratulations again to the winners of our 2016 Make Your Mark Awards! This week, we honor the winner of our Bill Campbell Award – Gordon Davidson, Partner, Fenwick & West. Gordy is the winner of our first award designed to honor men "Who Get It."
Watermark is happy to announce that Felicia Mayo has joined our board of directors. Divya is the Chief People Officer of GoodData. She is responsible for talent acquisition and brand, employee engagement and culture, leadership development, total rewards, global people programs (including performance/development planning, wellness, diversity, amongst others) payroll, facilities and administration.
Here's a big treat! Our next San Francisco WLU will be held in the beautiful Millennium Tower, 301 Mission St.! Join us 5:30-7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13, and get to know Watermark women who live or work near you – and enjoy lovely wines and hors d'oeuvres while you're at it. This WLU is sponsored by Christi Haley Stover from Platinum Resource Group and Katharine Earhart from Alesco Advisors, with wonderful wine from SteeleMack.
"Excellent conference. Packed with wisdom and inspiration." "This was so useful. I wish it had been even longer. Very well designed." "I’m considering joining Watermark, and the conference only reaffirmed my interest and choice. Thank you! Very inspiring, innovative and a great platform for women." These are just a few of the many great bits of feedback we received from our Watermark Entrepreneur Conference, held Thursday, Oct. 6 – sponsored by Fenwick & West, Deloitte and John Doerr. Many thanks to our speakers and panelists, and to all of you for coming and participating. Have a look at our favorite photos and tweets!