30 episodes

Sam and Jenny are two millennial engineers obsessed with tech. After spending their undergrad years at Columbia and Harvard respectively, learning the ins and outs of computer science - they’re ready to continue their studies in the so called “real-world.”
In each episode, the pair uncovers the stories and secrets of techsetters everywhere; hearing guests’ career defining moments, and unconventional paths in the world of STEAM.
Techsetters is produced by Kode With Klossy and made possible by If / Then.

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    • 4.9 • 70 Ratings

Sam and Jenny are two millennial engineers obsessed with tech. After spending their undergrad years at Columbia and Harvard respectively, learning the ins and outs of computer science - they’re ready to continue their studies in the so called “real-world.”
In each episode, the pair uncovers the stories and secrets of techsetters everywhere; hearing guests’ career defining moments, and unconventional paths in the world of STEAM.
Techsetters is produced by Kode With Klossy and made possible by If / Then.

    Ebony Beckwith, Salesforce's Chief Philanthropy Officer on the Intersection of Technology and Giving Back

    Ebony Beckwith, Salesforce's Chief Philanthropy Officer on the Intersection of Technology and Giving Back

    As Chief Philanthropy Officer and CEO of the Salesforce Foundation, Ebony Beckwith fuels Salesforce’s philanthropic engine. She is responsible for the company’s philanthropic investment strategy, overseeing a global team that fosters a culture of giving back and directing hundreds of millions of dollars in grants focused on education and workforce development programs. Additionally, she leads Salesforce’s community response to hyper-relevant issues, including COVID-19, and co-leads a task force committed to racial equality and justice.

    Ebony extends her leadership through her service on the boards of the Warriors Community Foundation, Hamilton Families, and the Women’s Funding Network, and as an advisory board member for PagerDuty.org, Year Up Bay Area, and Women Who Code. She has been recognized as one of San Francisco Business Times’ Most Influential Women in Bay Area Business and was also honored with the 2020 Powerful Women of the Bay Award.

    Ebony holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems and an honorary doctorate of Humane Letters from Golden Gate University.

    Techsetters is produced by Kode With Klossy and made possible by If / Then.  This episode was recorded in August 2021.

    • 26 min
    Bridget Coughlin, Telling the Virtual Story of Shedd Aquarium

    Bridget Coughlin, Telling the Virtual Story of Shedd Aquarium

    Bridget C. Coughlin, Ph.D., was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Shedd Aquarium in 2016. Under her leadership, 1.9 million aquarium guests each year enjoy innovative experiences that are focused on Shedd’s Mission of compassion, curiosity and conservation for the aquatic animal world.  A relentless advocate for access in all ways, Dr. Coughlin commits the organization to offering tens of millions of dollars in free admission each year; champions varied learning styles and approaches; and is a voice for real diversity, equity and inclusion practices in the business world.A nature lover and scientist at heart, Dr. Coughlin is passionate about animal life in oceans, rivers and lakes and her commitment to learning and conservation extends well beyond the walls of Shedd Aquarium. 

    She also serves as an AAAS IF/THEN Ambassador for the American Association for the Advancement of Science and Lyda Hill Philanthropies. A Colorado native, Dr. Coughlin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Knox College, a doctorate in biochemistry from the University of Iowa and an executive scholar certificate in finance from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.  Enjoy! 

    • 25 min
    Adam Mosseri Shares Everything You Need to Know About Instagram

    Adam Mosseri Shares Everything You Need to Know About Instagram

    Adam Mosseri (@mosseri) is the Head of Instagram where he oversees all functions of the business including engineering, product and operations. A designer at heart, Adam is known for balancing sharp design thinking with thoughtful product strategy to create experiences that bring people together and encourage authentic communication.

    Adam has been at Facebook for more than eleven years. He was design director for Facebook's mobile apps and then moved into product management where he led the News Feed product and engineering teams for many years. He was Head of News Feed prior to joining Instagram where he oversaw product before managing the entire organization.

    Prior to Facebook, Adam worked at TokBox as the company’s first designer. He began his career founding a design consultancy in 2003 with offices in New York and San Francisco that focused on graphic, interaction and exhibition design. Adam holds a BA from the Gallatin School of Interdisciplinary Study at NYU where he studied Information Design and Media.

    Born and raised in New York, he now lives in San Francisco with his wife and three sons.

    Techsetters is a Kode With Klossy Podcast, made possible by If / Then.  This episode was recorded in July 2021.

    • 26 min
    Trinity Mouzon Wofford, Founding the Wellness Brand Golde

    Trinity Mouzon Wofford, Founding the Wellness Brand Golde

    Trinity Mouzon Wofford is the Co-founder and CEO at Golde, a Brooklyn-born health and beauty brand. With her partner, Issey Kobori, she founded Golde in 2017 with the mission of bringing accessibility to the wellness industry via approachable products powered by superfoods. Since launching the brand at age 23, Trinity has been named one of Forbes 30 under 30 and most recently landed Golde on the shelves of Target stores across the country.

    Techsetters is a Kode With Klossy Podcast, made possible by If / Then.  This episode was recorded in July 2021.

    • 31 min
    Jana Messerschmidt, From Netflix to Co-Founding #ANGELS

    Jana Messerschmidt, From Netflix to Co-Founding #ANGELS

    This week, Techsetters features an exceptional woman who works to elevate those who are building the future. Her joint venture, #ANGELS, is built on the philosophy that sometimes venture investment is personal and sometimes it’s a group effort. Jana Messerschmidt’s credentials include investor, advisor, board member and operator. She is a founding partner of #ANGELS with investments ranging from Carta, OpenSea, Lovevery, Snackpass, to Threads and more. In this episode, Jana offers her insight into the world of tech startup venture capitalism as well as their personal stories of making the world a better, more empowered place. It’s an excellent episode. Dig in and enjoy!

    Techsetters is a Kode With Klossy Podcast, made possible by If / Then.  This episode was recorded in July 2021.

    • 31 min
    Annastasia Seebohm, Brilliant Minds and Feminine Leadership

    Annastasia Seebohm, Brilliant Minds and Feminine Leadership

    Here at Techsetters, we aim to bring you the brightest and most inspiring minds out there and today’s guest certainly fits the bill. Annastasia Seebohm is the newly appointed CEO of Brilliant Minds Foundation -- her second CEO role under the age of 35. The Brilliant Minds Foundation aims to connect the most creative people on the planet, bringing them together to develop world-changing ideas. It’s a bold initiative, and one Annastasia is happy and eager to take on. She offers valuable perspective on the topics nearest and dearest to our Techsetter hearts. 

    Techsetters is a Kode With Klossy Podcast, made possible by If / Then.  This episode was recorded in July 2021.

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
70 Ratings

70 Ratings

SgtGigglesIV ,

Phenomenal podcast with great hosts

I’ve been following this podcast since the start and no episode has disappointed. Each talk covers an interesting subdomain within tech that you may not have considered before, and both Jenny and Sam are great hosts whose excitement carries through to the listener. I look forward to hearing the new episode each week!

Techsetter4life ,

I love Techsetters

I love Techsetters podcast, each episode gives me a new perspective on a potential career path in STEM. Plus, I love hearing everyone’s different career choices!

crazyumbrella56 ,

AMAZING!! 🤍

i love this podcast with all my heart! it’s so informative!

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