Allison Medina, Founder and CEO of Tech Ladies
Allison Medina (née Esposito) is the Founder and CEO of Tech Ladies, a community of 50,000 members that connects women with the best opportunities in tech, and connects companies with the best women tech-makers. Her work with Tech Ladies has been featured in CNBC, Forbes, The New York Times, Fortune, Inc., The Observer, and more.
In 2017, she wrote a report for the United Nations about the gender digital divide and in 2018 she represented Tech Ladies at the United Nations to advocate for equal pay.
Prior to starting Tech Ladies, Allison was a Content Manager for Google. Before that, she was the Marketing Manager at a startup that was acquired by Google. She started her career in tech at Foursquare, working across the product and marketing teams.
Allison graduated cum laude from Purchase College and received a M.A. from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. Prior to working in tech, Allison toured the US and UK as the drummer for indie rock band, The Vibration.
She currently lives in New York City with her husband.