SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Women Tech Council is pleased to announce that Liz Wiseman, author of Wall Street Journal bestseller Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter, and president of the Wiseman Group, will address the 7th annual Women Tech Awards luncheon. The event will be held Wednesday, September 17, at the Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City. Over 700 are expected to be in attendance.
Liz Wiseman teaches leadership to executives around the world. She is the president of the Wiseman Group, a leadership research and development firm headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. Some of her recent clients include: Apple, Dubai Bank, Genentech, Nike, PayPal, Salesforce.com and Twitter. Liz has been listed on the Thinkers50 ranking and named one of the top 10 leadership thinkers in the world.
She is the author of Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter, a Wall Street Journal bestseller and The Multiplier Effect: Tapping the Genius Inside Our Schools. Her new book Rookie Smarts will be released this fall. She has conducted significant research in the field of leadership and collective intelligence and writes for Harvard Business Review and a variety of other business and leadership journals.
Women Tech Council is pleased to announce as Award Presenter partners: EY, USTAR, Instructure, eBay, Parsons Behle & Latimer, and MountainWest Capital Network. Women Tech Council thanks these key contributors to the technology community.
"The Women Tech Council is honored to have Liz Wiseman keynote our Awards. Her work has inspired top leaders in the tech sector, and she is a great example of someone who implements the multiplier effect in her daily life," said Cydni Tetro, Women Tech Council President. "We know our community will be inspired by her."
Women Tech Awards
Date: Wednesday September 17, 2014
Time: 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Location: Grand America Hotel
555 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT
Tickets for the event are $85.00 for members and $95.00 for non-members. Premier tables for 10 guests are available for $750.00. Tickets can be purchased online at womentechcouncil.org.
About Women Tech Council
Women Tech Council provides leadership, resources, mentoring and opportunities for women in the technology industry. Founded in 2007, Women Tech Council has a community of 7,000+ and provides content programs on technology, leadership, entrepreneurship, and career development. Women Tech Council is actively engaged in STEM programs at the university level and in K-12. Women Tech Council partners with technology companies, government, educational institutions, the investment community, and service providers who are passionate about supporting women in technology.
For more information on Women Tech Council, visit: www.womentechcouncil.org.
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SOURCE Women Tech Council