Web Careers Panel Discussion

Grand Circus - 1570 Woodward Avenue Detroit - View Map Girl Develop It Detroit
Wed, Apr 30, 2014, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

Wondering how to get started with a career in coding? Join us for the second event in our Mentoring Program collaboration with Grand Circus

Deena Wiltsie, Senior Technical Recruiter from Brightwing, will join us to discuss what recruiters look for when hiring for technical positions. Deena has over 20 years of experience helping people find fulfilling careers and is excited to share her knowledge!

Next we'll hear from a panel of lady developers about their journey so far, and open the conversation up to your questions. 

PANELISTS:

Chandra Floyd: Currently transitioning to a new career in web development after taking classes with Sisters Code, Girl Develop It, and Grand Circus.

Erika Carlson: Mobile app developer at Detroit Labs & co-founder of Girl Develop It Detroit.

Laura Eagin: Self-taught freelance designer & developer specializing in WordPress, instructor & organizer with Girl Develop It.

Nicole Rodriguez: "Designoper" with experience balancing career & motherhood, instructor & organizer with Girl Develop It.

Monica Wheat: Founder & Executive Director of Digerati Girls, Inc, leader in the startup community, & 14+ year veteran of the tech industry.

When

Wednesday, Apr 30
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

Where

Grand Circus
1570 Woodward Avenue Detroit