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SoCal Women’s Leadership Summit Teams With Infinity Festival Hollywood

This year’s the SoCal Women’s Leadership Summit, taking place Nov. 4 at Citizen News Hollywood in Los Angeles, will be co-located with the Infinity Festival Hollywood event, a Nov. 2-5 conference that unites Hollywood storytelling talent with the power of Silicon Valley technology.

MESA readers can register for the Infinity Festival for free by using the promo code “MESA” after checkout.

Attendees of the SoCal Women’s Leadership Summit will be treated to an opening keynote from Karen P. Layng, president of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, and president and founder of M.A.I.T. Co., a consulting firm that specializes in development and strategic governance, ethics, compliance reviews, arbitrations and mediations.

Additionally, Women in Technology Hollywood (WiTH) will present the winners of the 5th Annual Leadership Awards. Honoring leaders and advocating for women in the entertainment technology field, the Leadership Awards recognize those who exemplify WiTH’s pillars in both their work and communities, with a focus on those who excel in professional development, mentoring and networking, and community engagement.

Past winners of the award included Christina Aguilera; head of technology workflow and strategy for Amazon Studios, Nancy Faginas-Cody, former SVP of enterprise business systems for The Walt Disney Co.; Cristina Mancini-Jones, chief marketing and engagement officer for Salesforce; and Theresa Miller, EVP and CIO for Lionsgate.

WiTH is an organization that serves as a catalyst for the advancement of women in entertainment technology, and the WiTH Steering Committee, which selects the Leadership Awards winners, includes representatives from women’s organizations at Amazon Studios, Discovery, Google, Lionsgate, NBCUniversal, Paramount, Sony Pictures Entertainment, WarnerMedia, and The Walt Disney Company.

For more information about the WiTH Leadership Awards, please contact [email protected].

To sponsor SoCal Women’s Leadership Summit 2022, contact [email protected].