Women In Tech: A Software Engineering Pioneer
The term “software engineer” is ubiquitous today. It’s almost hard to imagine a time when it wasn’t a part of our general vocabulary. But the actual term “software engineer” was not coined until the 1960s. And without Margaret Hamilton,...

Women in Tech: What We’re Reading
Through our Women in Tech series on the Rocket Yard, we’ve discussed the lack of diversity in the technology industry with women comprising 51 percent of the workforce, yet only 26 percent of tech professionals. In some of our...

Women in Tech: What We’re Reading
Through our Women in Tech series on the OWC Blog, we’ve discussed the lack of diversity in technology industry with women comprising 51 percent of the workforce, yet only 26 percent of tech professionals. In some of our own...

Women in Tech: What We’re Reading
Through our Women in Tech series on the OWC Blog, we’ve discussed the lack of diversity in technology industry with women comprising 51 percent of the workforce, yet only 26 percent of tech professionals. In our own reading on...

Women In Tech: Getting An Early Start
Staten Island businessman Anthony Onesto is trying to use the power of animation to get more young girls interested in science. The “tech guru” is trying to raise $25,000 to produce the pilot episode of Ella the Engineer, which...

Women in Tech: Celebrating Women’s History Month
March is the month of St. Patrick’s Day, the start of spring, and when swimsuits are already sold out as a result of those who have been wistfully dreaming about spring break since December. But more importantly, March is...

Women In Tech: A Q&A With …
Cynthia Pepper is proof that it’s never too late to become a techie. Although she had no background in tech, she decided she would pursue a career in the tech industry when she went back to school after her...

Women In Tech: Q&A With …
Lesa Kertz has been a graphic designer at OWC for three and a half years. She is one of the veteran employees that made the move from Woodstock, Ill. when the company opened its Austin, Texas office in late...

Women in Tech: TechWomen Aims to Empower, Support
There is no doubt the tech sector is booming, with job growth beyond that of many others industries. But despite the fact that women comprise just over 51 percent of the U.S. workforce, they represent only 26 percent of...