Female Founders & Funders: Jodi Kovitz of #MoveTheDial

It wouldn’t be a Female Founders & Funders series without including this dynamic, change-making, whole-self-giving woman. Jodi Kovitz, Founder & CEO of #movethedial, is setting the bar high and leading the charge when it comes to having the important conversations that are SO needed in this space.

Jodi’s movement, #movethedial, has taken the Internet by storm and is setting the stage for challenging the current status quo.

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Elektra Simms
Jodi Kovitz:One of 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada

I didn’t realize this at the time I invited Jodi to be a guest on this show, and I’m fairly certain I wouldn’t have even tried to have her on the show if I did, but Jodi was named as one of the 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada this year because of her work with #movethedial to increase the participation and leadership of women in technology out of Canada, and her success as the CEO of AceTechOntario.

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Elektra Simms
To lead the way on innovation, tech sector must close the gender gap

Earlier this month, Google Canada made an exciting announcement: Sabrina Geremia, the company's former managing director of integrated solutions, is taking over as the national director. She's an obvious choice, of course. She's a strong, smart, well-respected leader with an international résumé. She's always been a visionary, known for having big ideas and the business savviness to realize them. She's a great role model with a generous spirit, always going out of her way to support and mentor young talent.

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Elektra Simms
The Power of Stories to #MOVETHEDIAL

movethedial is a global movement dedicated to increasing the participation and advancement of women in technology through shifting mindset into one of proactivity, building and uniting community to take big steps together, and delivering uniquely inspiring and highly impactful programs. And, we measure our results.

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Ceridian Proudly Becomes a Founding Partner of #MovetheDial

Ceridian, a global human capital management company, announced it will be a Founding Partner for #movethedial, a global movement committed to raising the profile of, and creating opportunities for women in the tech sector. In addition to contributing financially, Ceridian’s senior leadership team will actively participate in the #movethedial movement.

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Elektra Simms