About the Session
Ever wondered if you need to decide between happiness and pain? Ever wondered if you could achieve work life balance in the quest for career advancement? You are not alone. Women in tech are passionate, driven but often can feel like we are flying with clipped wings, due to overwhelming burdens that we are shouldering. But there might be a way out. Come and hear how Carolyn handled some of the unthinkable events that any woman in tech could ask for: getting laid-off during maternity leave, starting a business while raising three kids, flipping a house while running a $100M+ business and more.
About the Speaker
A curious learner whose mission is to enlighten other creative minds to do greater things, Carolyn Bao is a celebrated marketer, educator and board member.
Named as one of the Top Voices by LinkedIn in 2021, Ms. Bao is a strategic marketing executive, serving as VP of Marketing for Moomoo Inc. Previously, Ms. Bao held marketing leadership roles at technology companies, such as Intuit, Facebook and Visa.
Ms. Bao is also a Faculty of Entrepreneurship at Rice University’s Jones Graduate School of Business, an Expert in Residence for Product Marketing Alliance and served as a board member of Silicon Valley Leadership Community (https://svlc.tech), a non-profit organization dedicated to elevating Asian-American leadership in workplace.