Senior Enterprise Director - Fairygodboss
10:15 am–10:30 am : Sponsor Showcase: Fairygodboss
Alison Vorsatz is the Senior Enterprise Director at Fairygodboss, a company dedicated to improving the workplace for women. Fairygodboss partners with employers that are taking a strong stance for a gender diverse workforce and brings dynamic performance, productivity, and progress to our workforce and our country. In Alison's role, she empowers companies to promote their commitment to gender diversity, to transform their culture, to attract top female talent, and to move the dial in their diversity initiatives. Before Fairygodboss, Alison spent the majority of her career between the San Francisco Bay Area and Manhattan in the Fortune 15 tech world. In 2016 Alison left her career as a Managing Partner at Verizon Communications to develop and lead a female empowerment program across East and Southern Africa. While in Africa, Alison became a catalyst for breaking down barriers set by society, and she discovered that empowering women to have the equality, success, independence, and fulfillment they deserved was her purpose. Alison believes that if we can create equality in the workplace, we can create equality in the world. In addition to her dynamic professional life, Alison is an athlete who has represented the USA, a world traveler to over 75 countries, and an avid philanthropist. Alisonholds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara.