The Confidence Gap

The Atlantic recently published an article by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman,” The Confidence Gap“, which details how women’s lack of confidence is contributing to the continued difficulties in breaching the glass ceiling. New evidence brings to light how much our brains change over time, in response to…

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Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i, Vice President, Entertainment Diversity and Communications, CBS Television

Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i , Advancing Women Executives Leader With a career spanning more than two decades Tiffany N. Smith-Anoa’i has emerged as one of the most influential and valued professionals in the arena of Diversity and Communications within the entertainment industry. Tiffany currently serves as Vice President, Entertainment…

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Lisa Lambert, Vice President and Managing Director Software & Services, Intel Capital

Lisa Lambert is a vice-president of Intel Capital and managing director focused on Software & Services investments. Lisa is a voting member of Intel Capital’s investment committee. Lisa joined Intel Capital in 1999. Prior to that, she held a product marketing management position with Intel’s Desktop Products Group with responsibility for the…

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Heidi Browning, Senior Vice President, Strategic Solutions, Pandora

Heidi Browning serves as SVP, Strategic Solutions, at Pandora. With over 22 years of marketing and advertising experience, Browning brings a valuable mix of client, agency and media owner perspective to Pandora. A seasoned Veteran of both the interactive and traditional advertising business, she has worked with leading…

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Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i, Vice President, Entertainment Diversity and Communications, CBS Television

With a career spanning more than two decades Tiffany N. Smith-Anoa’i has emerged as one of the most influential and valued professionals in the arena of Diversity and Communications within the entertainment industry. Tiffany currently serves as Vice President, Entertainment Diversity & Communications for CBS Television, charged with the development and…

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We’re in AWE of Founder Meiko Takayama!

Every year Comerica Bank and the Los Angeles Lakers partner for the The Comerica Bank Women’s Business Awards, a program that recognizes women in leadership in Southern California, in tribute to their contributions. We are pleased to announce our fearless leader Meiko Takayama won the Woman of Promise award…

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Harnessing Your Positivity Quotient

Check out the TEDx Talk by SF Member Heidi Browning, Senior Vice President of Sales Marketing at Pandora. Her talk is focused on the positivity quotient and learning to use positivity to strengthen your emotional quotient. Learn more here…

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Applying the Principles of Biomimicry to Business

Congratulations to SF AWE Member, Wiebke Liu’s on her impressive TEDx talk Applying the Principles of Biomimicry to Business. By using the principles of nature, Wiebke believes we can develop businesses with sustainable growth, zero waste, and an interconnected efficient network of customers, partners and suppliers. Learn more…

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Jennifer Sprague, Vice President, Global Marketing, BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP

Jennifer Sprague serves as Vice President of Global Marketing at BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP. With critically acclaimed collections, a loyal elite following and a strong worldwide presence, this fashion powerhouse has evolved into one of the hottest names in the fashion industry today. BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP has a presence on 5 continents with 13,500…

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Chisoo Lyons, Vice President, Analytics, FICO

The focus of Chisoo’s career is driving innovation that establishes FICO as the leader in analytic and decision technology.  Chisoo has had leadership roles in research as well as in business management.  As a leader in the research & development department, she led the commercialization of numerous products and services…

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Kaaren Hanson, Vice President of Design Innovation, Intuit

As Intuit’s Vice President of Design Innovation, Kaaren Hanson is responsible for deepening and expanding Intuit’s design innovation capabilities. Her team strategically oversees and executes Intuit’s Design Leadership and Design for Delight initiatives as well as projects to create visions for strategically important new opportunities.Kaaren’s contributions to the…

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Barbara Serby, Vice President, Recruitment, Warner Brothers Entertainment

Barbara Serby serves as Vice President, Recruitment, Warner Bros. Entertainment.  Warner Bros. is a leader in every aspect of the entertainment industry from feature film, television and home entertainment production and worldwide distribution to DVD and Blu-ray, digital distribution, animation, comic books, product and brand licensing and broadcasting.In…

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