5 episodes

Witty: Women in Tech Talk to Yaz is a weekly podcast about women making an impact on the tech industry. Join Yaz every Wednesday as she interviews guests about the challenges and lessons they learn navigating the industry.

Witty's back for Season 2 after a quick hiatus. Witty's guests range Bumble founders, Instagram Data Scientists, Netflix recruiters, Google marketers, to angel investors. Witty is growing quickly, backed by an all-women team, partnering with women-first organizations, and reaching over 60,000 loyal listeners in 5 continents and 133 countries.

Witty: Women in Tech Talk to Yaz Witty Podcast

    • Technology
    • 4.6 • 18 Ratings

Witty: Women in Tech Talk to Yaz is a weekly podcast about women making an impact on the tech industry. Join Yaz every Wednesday as she interviews guests about the challenges and lessons they learn navigating the industry.

Witty's back for Season 2 after a quick hiatus. Witty's guests range Bumble founders, Instagram Data Scientists, Netflix recruiters, Google marketers, to angel investors. Witty is growing quickly, backed by an all-women team, partnering with women-first organizations, and reaching over 60,000 loyal listeners in 5 continents and 133 countries.

    [Deep Dive] Information Security with Nadine Hoogerwerf

    [Deep Dive] Information Security with Nadine Hoogerwerf

    This episode's guest is Nadine Hoogerwerf. Nadine is the Chief Information Security Officer at Zivver, a dutch security company that raised 17 million in their Series B. Nadine has held various security and compliance roles in high-growth start ups and fortune 500 companies like Nike. 



    In this episode we deep dive into the information security landscape, cover how to navigate hard conversations at work, and the value of staying at a company.



    Reach out to our Nadine on ⁠LinkedIn⁠.


    Stay up to date with the podcast: ⁠⁠⁠⁠website⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠⁠LinkedIn⁠⁠⁠⁠. Collaborate with the podcast: ⁠⁠⁠⁠podcastwitty@gmail.com⁠⁠⁠⁠. 

    • 24 min
    [From the Vault] Wattpad founding member, Co-Founder Two Small Fish Ventures, Eva Lau

    [From the Vault] Wattpad founding member, Co-Founder Two Small Fish Ventures, Eva Lau

    This episode we open up the vault from Season 1 of Witty, where we talk to founding member of Wattpad, and co-founder of Two Small Fish Ventures, an early-stage venture capital fund, Eva Lau.



    In this episode we discuss taking risks as a founder, having faith in technology, and how to combat unconscious bias.



    Reach out to our guest on LinkedIn.



    If you’re new to Witty we’re glad to have you here, and if you’re an OG listener – welcome back! 



    Stay up to date with the podcast: ⁠⁠⁠website⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠LinkedIn⁠⁠⁠. Collaborate with the podcast: ⁠⁠⁠podcastwitty@gmail.com⁠⁠⁠. 

    • 44 min
    [Deep Dive] Product Management with Kelly O'Shaughnessy

    [Deep Dive] Product Management with Kelly O'Shaughnessy

    This episode's guest is Kelly O'Shaughnessy. Kelly is a Product Lead at Airtable. She built her career as a Senior Product Manager at Uber. Kelly is a founding member at Supra, a network for Product leaders.



    In this episode we cover prepping for the product management interview, how to overcome imposter syndrome at high pressure moments, and the value of mentors who bet on you.



    Reach out to our Kelly on LinkedIn.



    If you’re new to Witty we’re glad to have you here, and if you’re an OG listener – welcome back! 



    Stay up to date with the podcast: ⁠⁠⁠website⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠⁠, ⁠⁠⁠LinkedIn⁠⁠⁠. Collaborate with the podcast: ⁠⁠⁠podcastwitty@gmail.com⁠⁠⁠. 

    • 51 min
    [From the Vault] Bumble Co-founder & Former CBO, Alex Williamson

    [From the Vault] Bumble Co-founder & Former CBO, Alex Williamson

    This episode we’ll be opening up the vault. This episode is from Season 1 of Witty, where we talk to the former founding member and Chief Brand Officer of Bumble, Alex Williamson. Since we interviewed her, Alex was the CEO of Asteya, Miami-based disability insurance startup that is geared toward small business owners and gig workers. Alex is currently a co-founder of Argo a web-3 streaming platform powered by creators and fans. In this episode we cover building making yourself indispensable, combatting misogyny with tech, and building authentic brands.



    Reach out to our guest on Instagram and ⁠⁠LinkedIn⁠⁠.



    If you’re new to Witty we’re glad to have you here, and if you’re an OG listener – welcome back! 



    Stay up to date with the podcast: ⁠⁠website⁠⁠, ⁠⁠Instagram⁠⁠, ⁠⁠LinkedIn⁠⁠. Collaborate with the podcast: ⁠⁠podcastwitty@gmail.com⁠⁠. 

    • 40 min
    [Deep Dive] Fashion & Tech with Rita Sheth

    [Deep Dive] Fashion & Tech with Rita Sheth

    This episode's guest is Rita Sheth. Sheth is the designer and founder of Mercury Dasha, a future-inspired, luxury streetwear brand for physical and digital fashion. Before her startup venture, Rita spent a decade in Big Law after graduating from the University of Oxford.   In this episode we deep dive into the intersection of fashion and technology. We cover topics like applying AR/VR and NFT to the fashion industry and how “soft” creative skills makes you stand out in a tech career. 



    Reach out to our guest on ⁠LinkedIn⁠ and learn more about Mercury Dasha ⁠here⁠. 



    If you’re new to Witty we’re glad to have you here, and if you’re an OG listener – welcome back! 



    Stay up to date with the podcast: ⁠website⁠, ⁠Instagram⁠, ⁠LinkedIn⁠. Collaborate with the podcast: ⁠podcastwitty@gmail.com⁠. 

    • 43 min

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