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      Advancing Women in Technology (AWT) 18th Annual Wine Tasting & Scholarship Fundraiser in Costa Mesa


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      November 14, 2019

      Thursday   5:30 PM

      3101 Red Hill Ave
      Costa Mesa, California

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      Advancing Women in Technology (AWT) 18th Annual Wine Tasting & Scholarship Fundraiser

      18th Annual Advancing Women in Technology Wine Tasting & Scholarship Fundraiser Join in the celebration on Thursday, November 14, as Advancing Women in Technology honors an amazing group of women in technology! AWT will present their 18th Annual Wine Tasting Gala and Fundraiser at Fete the Venue in Costa Mesa. The event will feature the presentation of AWT’s 2019 college scholarships as well as recognition awards for technology industry Rising Stars and Outstanding Executives. Festivities will include wine tasting, a light dinner and a fantastic silent auction offering the opportunity to bid on items such as electronics, weekend getaways and sporting events. Our keynote speaker, Colleen Berube, is the Chief Information Officer of Zendesk where she oversees all business systems and technology globally. She is shaping Zendesk’s benchmark for modern IT at scale and a customer-centric workforce.  This year, AWT will award 14 scholarships to women studying technology at California colleges and universities.  Scholarship applicants must meet several criteria, which include having a GPA of 3.0 or greater, studying in the technology field and attending a California college or university. Since 2007, the AWT Charitable Foundation has awarded over $350,000 in scholarships to women studying at California colleges in pursuit of a career in technology. AWT’s scholarship awards are made possible through the generous support of members, community and industry sponsors. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to meet some of our outstanding scholarship recipients and network with women and men in our local tech community. Register Here! AWT Members save $25 off the full advance ticket price, join AWT now for the discount plus a full year of membership benefits!  https://awtca.org/membership/

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