Shaking up the diversity pipeline with Handshake director Jordan Pedraza

Jordan Pedraza is the director of support at Handshake, a digital college career network that connects employers to diverse talent at HBCUs and other colleges. Through its easy-to-use mobile app, college students connect with recruiters at companies like Airbnb, Deloitte and Amazon to start meaningful technology careers. As a former Googler and board member at […]

Valeisha Butterfield Jones exemplifies Google’s diversity and inclusion

Valeisha Butterfield-Jones leads Black community engagement at Google. During Google’s inaugural inclusion event, “A Seat at the Table: Inclusion and Innovation in Technology & Society,” held at the New York headquarters, Butterfield-Jones shared, “It’s a big step we’re taking as a company to get into the community. Our goal is to make sure we are […]

Google showcases diversity with high-energy discussion for Blacks and Latinos

On Tuesday, December 6, 2016, Technology Powerhouse,Google, hosted an insightful discussion on technology and minority inclusion titled, “A Seat at the Table: Inclusion and Innovation in Technology & Society” at the New York Headquarters. Spearheaded by Valeisha Butterfield-Jones, head Of Black Community Engagement of Google and Lauren Marquez, head Of Latino Community Engagement of Google, […]