Our thriving tech scene can sometime feel a bit like a boys' club with the spotlight constantly being cast upon the dudes. While the men deserve their share of the kudos, no doubt, there are oodles of bright — and stylish — women who are flying under the “extra, extra, read all about it” radar. Since we’re all about girl power (seriously, who’s leaning in?), we thought it was about time the ladies get some of that shine.
We caught up with eight whip-smart women in tech who are causing some serious waves. From a New York Times scribe whose piece about fashion in Silicon Valley caught everyone’s eye to the woman behind the design of Google’s groundbreaking Glass, these gals are working hard to make their mark and shake off stereotypes, providing a much needed (and very refreshing!) female perspective in the industry.
Photographed by Molly DeCoudreaux
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