America On Tech & Capital One Host Virtual Career Day in NYC as part of Capital One’s Season of Service!
On October 29, 2020, America On Tech joined twelve Capital One employees for an evening of conversation and networking. Beginning with a panel discussion about professional development and breaking into the technology field, students and volunteers were then broken into small groups to discuss further. Before closing out the event, all participants returned to the main session for final reflections. Capital One is an American bank holding company with a suite of technology-aligned careers of interest to our students.
On October 28, 2020, fourteen employees from Mizuho joined our NYC Tech Flex Leaders for an evening of Virtual Speed Networking! Mizuho is a leading financial institution with whom we have had the pleasure of working with over the past year to support our students’ professional growth.
FactSet is a financial data and software company specializing in flexible, open data and software solutions. America On Tech is proud to partner with FactSet and values their support of our programs in NYC as well as in Los Angeles. This October, we hosted TWO Virtual Career Days with FactSet for our students on both coasts. During both events, students networked with technology professionals while learning what they can do to set themselves up for career success.
Host Daren Jaime sits down with the Chief Partnerships and Impact Officer at Robin Hood, Samantha Tweedy, Co-founder & CEO at America on Tech, Jessica Santana, and Co-founder & President at America on Tech, Evin Robinson discussing the Power Fund which funds and elevate nonprofit leaders of color who share Robin Hood’s mission of increasing mobility from poverty. See video interview below.
Robin Hood, NYC’s largest poverty-fighting organization, announced our co-founders, Jessica Santana and Evin Robinson, to its Power Fund’s inaugural cohort of Power Fund Leaders who share Robin Hood’s mission of increasing mobility from poverty. Launched in July, the Power Fund, addresses a critical funding disparity while funding leaders who bring perspective, proximity, and expertise to the fight against poverty
America On Tech announced the appointment of Michelleta Razon, Executive Vice President of Commercial Programs at Mastercard, to its board of directors.
America On Tech has appointed Laurie Becker, President of E.P. Dine, to its Board of Directors.
America On Tech announced the appointment of Lauren Hunter, Executive Director at JPMorgan Chase & Co., to its board of directors.
America On Tech announced the election of Mona Thong, Managing Director at RBC Capital Markets, to its Board of Directors.
America On Tech announced the appointment of Ukachi Anonyuo, Executive Director, Global Packaging Innovation Strategy & Portfolio Management at The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc., to its Board of Directors.