In this May’s edition of the #InterviewSeries we talk to Holly Brockwell, Woman of the Year 2015 and owner of Gadgette. Holly is a technology journalist who has written for The Guardian, the BBC, Gizmodo and more! A fascinating and intelligent woman (& mama of some really cute animals - go follow her on twitter), it is nothing short of an honour to have her featured on CyberWomen. Hello! Firstly I'm very excited to be talking to CyberWomen, what an amazing idea for a website.
... The Interview Series is back! Excuse the silence for the past couple of weeks/months (oops), amongst other adulty things, I've had to take a rain check to finish my MA, move 200 odd miles across the country and sort myself out with a job. The good news being, that I'm very very nearly there and I have a back-log of insightful & enlightening interviews to post. So, without further ado I'd like to introduce you all to another one of my cyber-heroes, Catherine Knibbs. Like m
I was met the lovely Penny at the Lead it: Tech and Entrepreneurship event I attended back in May. Penny is a first class computer science graduate with first class teaching skills, Penny taught us some coding basics at the Lead it event and some of us even made our first websites** Penny has fantastic problem solving skills and perhaps more importantly patience, as many of us struggled away with cries of "it's not working" Penny kept her cool and figured out the various prob
Next up we have Jasmine Wheelhouse. Jasmine is the MD of an events company called No. 18. Technology makes Jasmine's day to day way easier and quicker. Jasmine is a super inspirational woman, her role covers social media, financial planning, press, PR, graphic design and anything else you can think of! Thank you for providing us with such detailed responses! "I'm the MD of events company, No. 18, which operates in the North of England and Scotland. Within this business, there
I was introduced to Ceri-Anne Jackson when she spoke about her experiences of "Getting into Tech" at the last @Ladies of Code MeetUp. Ceri's story is a really fascinating one, because she proves that you don't need a certain degree, or a certain career background to "Get into tech" and that anyone who puts their mind to it, can do it. I was really inspired by Ceri and the speech that she gave. Thank you for sharing your experiences Ceri! "I am a software developer at Sky curr