“The impact of WIT has changed the technology environment to one in which young women have great opportunity to learn and find employment in Atlanta,” said Tammy Cohen. “This is an enormous honor- I appreciate the recognition and I truly appreciate what WIT is doing to inspire future generations and to change the world of work for women in technology.”
WIT’s Women of the Year Awards, presented by Coca-Cola, celebrates women who are actively engaged in Georgia’s STEAM community with roles in Small, Medium, and Large/Enterprise organizations. This year WIT will celebrate a woman in the non-profit arena as well. Additionally, one special middle or high school girl is recognized as the Girl of the Year (GOTY) for her participation in the WIT GIRLS program.
The 2018 WIT Awards will be held at the Georgia Aquarium on November 8that 6pm.
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About Women in Technology
Women in Technology (WIT) empowers and educates women and girls about opportunities in science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math (STEAM) by educating middle and high school girls, and young women in college, and by sharing the stories of successful professional women in STEAM. Our team of more than 300 volunteers delivers professional development and networking opportunities to our more than 3,000 professionals, and programs at no cost to more than 1,500 students. From the classroom to the boardroom, WIT is committed to bringing the best STEAM content and programming to women and girls in Georgia. To learn more, visit www.mywit.orgor follow them @witatl.