Why Women CEOs Are More Likely to be Forced Out

Companies like to promote familiar faces, which is why an average of 76% of all CEOs come up through the ranks – but it’s men who are more likely to be on that track. Stephanie Vozza’s recent article in FastCompany, “Why Women CEOs Are More Likely…

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Trisha Stiles, Vice President of Human Resources, CBS Interactive

Trisha Stiles is the Vice President of Human Resources for the Entertainment, News and Sports (ESN) division at CBS Interactive based in San Francisco, California. CBS Interactive, a top 10 global Internet property and one of the largest publishers of premium content online.  She is the lead HR Business Partner for all…

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Eleanor Lacey, Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, SurveyMonkey

Eleanor Lacey is the VP, General Counsel, and Secretary of SurveyMonkey Inc., a global online consumer survey platform, where she runs SurveyMonkey’s global legal function. Eleanor began her legal career in San Francisco as a commercial litigator at Jackson Tufts & then at Howard Rice (now Arnold & Porter). She moved to…

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Celeste Aarons-Jenkins, Vice President of Demand Planning, Tiffany & Co.

Celeste Aarons-Jenkins currently serves as the Vice President of Demand Planning for Tiffany & Co. She is responsible for directing the sales forecasts, purchases and inventory management strategies for the brand’s diverse product offering, which generated $4billion in sales in 2013. Celeste’s responsibilities include aligning the company’s visions and strategies with individual…

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Amber Sheikh, Vice President On Premise, Red Bull North America

A rising star in the world of consumer packaged goods, Ambereen (Amber) Sheikh leads the strategically vital On Premise portion of Red Bull’s business. Amber joined Red Bull in May of 2011 as the Director of National Accounts, On Premise. Within her first few months, she took on the role…

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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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