Cultural Inclusion Award 2020

Celebrate Women in Tech and Allies

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​​​​​​The virtual ceremony honored the most acomplished women in tech and allies featuring live ceremonies, keynotes, engaging panels and networking with one-on-one meetings.

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Here are the companies that recognize the power of diversity and won the WomenTech Network
Cultural Inclusion Award 2020 :

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Jackie Whitehead
Founder at Alabama Kids Code

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Jannie Fernandez [she, her(s), ella]
Director at NCWIT

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Samira Khan
Global Impact Engagement, Salesforce.org at Salesforce


Congratulations!

We are looking forward to hearing their stories at the WomenTech Global Conference 2021 June 7-11

Selection: Jury
Requirements: Complete application
Recognized contributions: Demonstrating initiative with the focus on fostering cultural diversity, inclusion and belonging.

The Cultural Inclusion Award recognized an individual, team or network, and more that have championed the value of cultural diversity by creating an inclusive workplace, leading to employees realizing their full potential regardless of race or culture, as well as minimizing discrimination via policy setting, hiring strategies, employee training, community support and network creation.

Recognition of this award will be given in a special assembly during the WomenTech Global Awards.

The Cultural Inclusion Award recognizes annually up to three honorees in recognition of their outstanding achievements promoting cultural diversity and inclusion. The Award honors companies, organizations, people, events, programs, projects and/or teams. Nomination for the award requires a complete application profile. All nominated applications will be publicly visible. A digital award certificate is issued and a photograph of award winner will be on display on the WomenTech Network website to acknowledge that individuals’ success and to encourage other leaders to strive to achieve this prestigious award.

Award Finalists


Congratulations to our finalists!



 Gabriela de Queiroz
Sr. Engineering & Data Science Manager, IBM

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Mila DeChant • Heartship Culture and DEI Strategist
Culture Scientist & Founder, Chief of Hearts - A Culture Science Company


 Racquel Cross,
Director of Business Development, Terminal

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