HTC and WIL are thrilled to jointly present the Senior Women in Tech Panel featuring two incredible vice presidents at Bay Area tech companies. Join us to learn more about their career journeys and paths to senior leadership, and have the opportunity to ask your questions about what being a female senior leader in tech is really like.
Confirmed panelists & more details below:
Neelam Sandhu, VP of business operations at BlackBerry
Amanda Vinson, VP of Corporate and Business Development at Riverbed Technology, '11 Haas Alum
6:00 - 6:15: Panelist Introductions
6:15 - 7:15: Panelist Q&A
7:15 - 8:00: Networking with Panelists (with dinner & drinks)
*This event will start on time (not Berkeley time)
**Dinner/drinks will be included
2220 Piedmont Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94720, United States
Vice President of Business Operations, Office of the CEO
Neelam Sandhu serves as Vice President of Business Operations in the Office of the CEO at BlackBerry. Since joining BlackBerry in 2009, Neelam has held various positions, including Brand Management, Brand Messaging, Marketing Operations, Go-To-Market for the Curve and Porsche Design products and Corporate Strategic Initiatives. Neelam holds a bachelor’s degree, with honors, in Business Management, from the University of Leicester and an Executive Certification in Financial Analysis from the University of California at Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.
Vice President of Corporate Business Development and Strategy
Amanda Vinson serves as Vice President of Corporate Business Development and Strategy at Riverbed Technology, which she joined after graduating from Haas in 2011. In this role, she drives the inorganic growth strategy for Riverbed, leading acquisition, investment, and strategic partnerships. Amanda holds a B.A. from Stanford University, a J.D. from University of Southern California Law School, and an MBA from the Haas School of Business. She is licensed to practice law in the state of California.