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11.29.2018 - Women Who Code and The Home Depot Announce Partnership to Support Women in Tech
11.21.2018 - Women Who Code Celebrates Fifth Anniversary as a Nonprofit
10.30.2018 - Women Who Code Announces 167,000 Total Members Worldwide
10.04.2018 - Women Who Code Announces We RISE: Berlin Leadership Summit
9.28.2018 - Women Who Code Announces New Leadership Roles
6.06.2018 - Women Who Code Announces We RISE Tech Conference in Atlanta
4.06.2018 - Directors Sandra Persing and Sara Inés Calderón Become Women Who Code Advisors
3.16.2018 - Ebony Frelix, Priya Rajan, Cynthia Maxwell & Tara Hernandez Now WWCode Advisors
2.19.2018 - Kinnary Jangla Named Women Who Code Advisor
2.08.2018 - Women Who Code Announces Global Tech Conference Series Featuring CONNECT 2018
11.17.2017 - Women Who Code Manila Hackathon: Learn, Collaborate, & Hack!
11.03.2017 - Women Who Code Announces Winners of #ApplaudHer Awards
10.16.2017 - WWCode Partners with Sony Interactive Entertainment to Empower Women in Tech
10.16.2017 - Women Who Code Announces Second Annual WWCode Awards & #ApplaudHer Program
10.13.2017 - Women Who Code Partners with Sony Interactive Entertainment to Launch San Diego Network
8.22.2017 - Women Who Code and Ben Gurion University Work To Empower Women in Israel
8.11.2017 - Women Who Code Birmingham Hackathon: Magic City Hacks
6.20.2017 - Women Who Code Announces ATL We RISE Conference
6.19.2017 - Women Who Code Partners with Capital One to Relaunch Chicago Tech Network
5.04.2017 - Women Who Code CONNECT 2017 San Francisco
5.04.2017 - Jennifer Manry Joins Women Who Code Advisory Board
4.14.2017 - Women Who Code Launches in Raleigh / Durham, NC
3.10.2017 - WWCode Launches In Chennai, India
3.06.2017 - Women Who Code Establishes Local Network in Kyiv, Ukraine
3.06.2017 - Women Who Code Launches in Edinburgh, Scotland
3.02.2017 - Women Who Code Announces CONNECT 2017 Tech Conference Series
2.28.2017 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Pune, India
1.31.2017 - Women Who Code Launches Tech Network in Cleveland, Ohio
1.24.2017 - Women Who Code Launches in Singapore
1.23.2017 - Women Who Code To Ring NYSE Opening Bell On Monday January 23rd
1.20.2017 - Women Who Code Launches In Manila
1.19.2017 - Women Who Code Network Launches in Vancouver
12.15.2016 - Women Who Code Launches in Huntsville, Alabama
12.05.2016 - Women Who Code’s First Cohort Launches Networks In 20 Cities Worldwide
11.18.2016 - Lisa Calhoun of Valor Ventures Joins Women Who Code Board of Advisors
9.14.2016 - Women Who Code Partners With Capital One to Open Local Richmond Network
8.25.2016 - Women Who Code Reaches 80,000 Member Mark
8.25.2016 - WWCode ATL Celebrates 3rd Anniversary
7.28.2016 - Women Who Code Hackathon Atlanta Showcases Diversity in Tech
7.12.2016 - Women Who Code Unveils New Job Board Feature
7.07.2016 - The Women Who Code Hackathon Atlanta: Women Take On Tech
6.21.2016 - Atlassian Supports Women Who Code With $110,000 Donation
6.02.2016 - Y Combinator Backs Women Who Code’s Efforts to Change the Face of Tech
5.12.2016 - Women Who Code Launches Network in Taipei
5.06.2016 - Shawn Layden Joins Women Who Code Board of Advisors
3.15.2016 - Women Who Code Announces Speakers of CONNECT 2016 Seattle Conference
3.14.2016 - Women Who Code Wins National Coding Week Award
3.09.2016 - Mary Hamilton Joins Women Who Code Board of Directors

WWCode in the News

11.11.2018 - Onmanorama: VMware set to upskill Indian women. Featuring WWCode Board Member Regina Wallace Jones.
10.31.2018 - Fast Company: How Women Who Code is making sure women aren’t pushed out of tech jobs. Featuring WWCode SF member Kate Heddleston and WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
10.18.2018 - Fast Company: Dell Technologies subsidiary VMware will invest $2 billion in India.
10.03.2018 - ABC 10 News: WWCode SD Marks One Year Anniversary. Featuring WWCode SD Director Luisa Giuffrida.
9.25.2018 - KARE11 NBC: Tech writer's poll on 'appearance' sparks controversy. Featuring WWCode Twin Cities Director Sarah Olson.
9.20.2018 - Media Planet: We Need More Women in Tech Companies. Written by WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
9.18.2018 - American Inno: 25 Rising Entrepreneurs and Technologists Under the Age of 25. Featuring WWCode Twin Cities Director Lanice Sims.
9.18.2018 - JAXenter: Diversity talk - “Tech is one of the most flexible and evolving industries that can work in women’s favor.” Featuring WWCode Advisor Sandra Persing.
8.29.2018 - Hypepotamus: product404 – Privacy By Design. Featuring WWCode Accounting and Compliance Manager Brittani Smalls.
8.16.2018 - Wharton Business Radio: Inspiring Women to Excel in Technology Careers. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
8.10.2018 - PRWeek: Encouraging more women into tech roles is a question of good presentation - and internal comms.
7.25.2018 - Digital Journal: Find My Flock Relaunches, Takes a Stand to Design Their Product for Underrepresented Developers First.
7.13.2018 - Silicon Republic: Sheree Atcheson - ‘The tech industry doesn’t just have one face’
7.12.2018 - ComputerWeekly: Most influential women in UK tech - The 2018 longlist. Featuring WWCode Global Ambassador Sheree Atcheson and WWCode Belfast Director Claire Burn.
6.26.2018 - Crowdfund Insider: hack.summit (“blockchain”) and Global Virtual Hackathon to Benefit Coding Nonprofits.
6.26.2018 - ABC News: 'Robotics Engineer Barbie' aims to encourage more girls to pursue STEM careers. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
6.12.2018 - Boston Globe: Business Agenda - Learn About Technical Writing
5.24.2018 - WRAL Tech Wire: How female professionals are proving women’s worth in tech. Featuring WWCode Raleigh / Durham Director DeeDee Lavinder.
5.15.2018 - Lioness Magazine: Women Think Equal Pay Will Be Solved In Their Lifetime. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
5.14.2018 - When Looking to Hire Talented Freelancers, Consider These Resources.
4.26.2018 - Upstate Business Journal: How one local woman is working to close the tech industry’s gender gap. Featuring WWCode Greenville Director Pamela Wood Browne.
4.23.2018 - Women 2.0: Speaking Out About Equal Pay. Written by WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
4.20.2018 - BCBusiness: BCBusiness 30 Under 30 2018. Featuring WWCode Vancouver Director Holly Peck.
4.10.2018 - ABC News: Equal Pay Day - Catt Sadler and female leaders on how to nail salary negotiation, close the wage gap.
4.05.2018 - Techstination: Women Who Code surveying on pay equality: Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
3.19.2018 - Crunchbase News: Proust Goes Tech. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
3.13.2018 - TechCrunch: WeWork expands its Flatiron School education business to London with £1M in scholarships.
3.13.2018 - The Denver Post: “Women who code” try to build a more diverse and inclusive Denver tech community. Featuring WWCode Boulder/Denver Director Nowai Matthew.
3.08.2018 - The Irish Times: Tech sector a less toxic place for women as funding campaign announced. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
3.07.2018 - Silicon Republic: The Community Builders - 13 women helping women in STEM. Featuring WWCode UK Expansion Director Sheree Atcheson.
3.06.2018 - The New York Times: The New York Times Hosts its First-Ever Technology Event in the UK. Featuring WWCode London Director Gen Ashley.
3.01.2018 - 91.5 KJZZ: Women Who Code CEO, Alaina Percival - Improvements for Women In Tech After Harassment Allegations, But More Work to Do.
2.27.2018 - The Hindu: League of women coders tackles prejudice head-on. Featuring WWCode Bangalore Director Shwetha Lakshman Rao.
2.20.2018 - Newslaundry: Why sexual harassment is under-reported in the Indian tech industry. Featuring WWCode Delhi Network Director Abi Aryan.
2.15.2018 - Belfast Live: Future18 returns to Titanic Belfast. Featuring WWCode UK Expansion Director Sheree Atcheson.
2.08.2018 - KXAN NBC: Group promoting women in tech says Austin companies need to diversify. Featuring WWCode Austin Director Sara Ines Calderon.
2.07.2018 - YourStory: ThoughtWorks CTO and Software Architect/Meme Wrangler concede code need not always be perfect and ‘clean’. Featuring WWCode Advisor Rebecca Parsons.
2.06.2018 - BIV: More B.C. women taking the lead in AI, robotics, Featuring WWCode Vancouver Director Holly Peck.
1.24.2018 - SBNN: CodeClan CEO targets more women in Scottish tech. Featuring WWCode Edinburgh Director Maria Gutierrez.
1.16.2018 - Forbes: Inspirational Tips As A Woman In Tech.
1.15.2018 - Silicon Republic: WWCode UK Expansion Director Sheree Atcheson among speakers announced for Inspirefest 2018.
1.02.2018 - RT: Bitcoin billionaires & privacy crusaders - Tech leaders to follow in 2018. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
12.20.2017 - Portland Business Journal: Compelling speakers, rising stars honored at the first Portland Women in Technology awards.
12.06.2017 - Hypepotamus: Tech Talent - This Junior Programmer Uses Improv to Be a Better Team Player.
11.20.2017 - Kvue ABC: KVUE Study on compensation in Austin's Tech. Featuring WWCode Austin Director Sara Ines Calderon.
11.06.2017 - Verdict: WWCode Shortlisted for the TechWomen50 Awards 2017.
10.25.2017 - SWAAY Media: CEO Of Women Who Code Talks Silicon Valley Hard Truths.
10.04.2017 - ComputerWeekly: Computer Weekly Announces Most Influential Women in UK IT 2017.
9.19.2017 - FinanzNachrichten: Executives and Thought Leaders Rally Around Inclusive Decision Making Research.
9.14.2017 - Huffpost: Amazon Wants a 2nd Headquarters. Toronto Has What It Takes.
9.06.2017 - Forbes: Five Cost-Effective Ways To Add Philanthropy Into Your Small Business Brand.
8.09.2017 - NPR: Google Memo Reverberates Across Atlanta's Tech Community.
8.08.2017 - NBC News: Google Manifesto Hits a Nerve in Silicon Valley. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
8.08.2017 - The Times: Silicon Valley sexism ‘alive and well’ at UK tech companies. Featuring WWCode London Director Gen Ashley.
7.20.2017 - Forbes: How Capital One Supports Diversity From Top To Bottom. Featuring WWCode NYC Founding Director Elizabeth Ferrao.
7.16.2017 - PuneMirror: How Women Who Code is binding the city’s lady techies together.
7.16.2017 - Indeed: 10 Leaders Disrupting the Industry. Including WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
7.15.2017 - Atlanta Tribune: Code Word Equality: WWCode Atlanta Director Erica Stanley is changing the tech industry in Atlanta.
7.04.2017 - Computer Weekly: Most influential women in UK tech. Including WWCode UK Expansion Director Sheree Atcheson.
6.27.2017 - Portland Business Journal: Women Who Code Portland celebrates 3 years connecting the community.
6.14.2017 - Forbes: Can Women Really 'Have It All'? Ask A Software Developer. Featuring WWCode London, Bristol, and Brighton.
5.04.2017 - Yahoo Finance: Women Who Code Delhi Director Jigyasa Grover wins the Red Hat 2017 Women in Open Source Award.
4.13.2017 - Inc: A Look at Silicon Valley On Equal Pay. Featuring WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
3.10.2017 - The China Post: Girls In Tech Taiwan wants more women in STEM, featuring WWCode Taipei Director Jane Shih.
2.22.2017 - Forbes: Women Who Code - You Are Not Alone. With WWCode CEO Alaina Percival.
2.22.2017 - Mashable: WWCode CEO Alaina Percival talks about increasing diversity in tech companies.
1.23.2017 - Business News Network: Women Who Code Rings the NYSE Bell.
1.23.2017 - The Huffington Post: 20 Innovators Shaping Atlanta’s Black Startup Community. Featuring WWCode ATL Director Erica Stanley.
1.05.2017 - 17 Inspiring Women to Watch in 2017.
11.29.2016 - Fortune: Lisa Calhoun, a founding partner at Valor Ventures, has been named to the Women Who Code board of advisors.
11.04.2016 - Women-Focused Networking Events Can Make a Big Difference, Says Twitter's Vinu Charanya.
11.02.2016 - Clif Bar: Cracking the Code with Alaina Percival, CEO of WWCode.
11.02.2016 - Fortune Broadsheet: Hack Reactor has appointed Alaina Percival, CEO of WWCode, to the company’s Scholarship Advisory Board.
11.01.2016 - You should make your code more accessible with WWCode DC.
10.25.2016 - Жена зад кода. The woman behind Women Who Code.
10.24.2016 - Re-Work: Talking Tech & Equality With the CEO of Women Who Code.
10.18.2016 - Silicon Republic: Coder Girl Hack Day introduces young girls to technology featuring WWCode Dublin Director Laura Uzcátegui.
10.17.2016 - The Huffington Post: Benefits of Belonging: Empowering Employees With Inclusion.
10.11.2016 - BBC News: What if there were more women in tech?
10.08.2016 - ABC News: Women Who Code launching Richmond Network.
10.06.2016 - Barneys: Meet The Woman Who’s Bringing Together Women Who Code.
10.01.2016 - The Huffington Post: Remote Work Can Work For Tech.
9.18.2016 - Times of India: IT's The Girl Code - Featuring Manasi Arun of WWCode Chennai.
9.15.2016 - Mashable: WWCode Senior UX Developer Kaitlyn Hova was noted as one of London's 7 Standout Female Tech Stars.
9.14.2016 - Richmond Times-Dispatch: Capital One to participate in local WWCode Network.
9.14.2016 - National Engineering Forum: Building the Future with WWCode ATL Director Erica Stanley.
7.25.2016 - CNN Espanol: WWCode Chief Maker Zassmin Montes de Oca was interviewed by CNN Espanol.
6.22.2016 - SF Gate: Atlassian is giving $110,000 to Women Who Code to help provide technical skills for aspiring software engineers.
6.06.2016 - Fortune: Women Who Code, led by CEO Alaina Percival, is entering into Y Combinator.
6.02.2016 - TechCrunch: Y Combinator accepts Women Who Code.