Breaking Ground: Dr. Syreeta Bond’s Journey Featured on The Color of Change, Shattering Silicon Barriers

In a groundbreaking episode of “The Color of Change with Limor Bergmann,” our esteemed client, Dr. Syreeta Bond, took center stage to tackle one of the most pressing issues in the tech industry: breaking down barriers for underrepresented groups.

As the conversation unfolded, Dr. Bond shared her personal journey navigating the often treacherous terrain of Silicon Valley. With grace and resilience, she recounted the challenges she faced as a woman of color striving to make her mark in a predominantly male and homogeneous field.

From confronting implicit biases to challenging systemic inequalities, Dr. Bond’s story resonated with countless individuals who have experienced similar struggles. But amidst the adversity, her journey was punctuated by moments of triumph and resilience, serving as a beacon of hope for aspiring technologists everywhere.

Through her insights and experiences, Dr. Bond underscored the urgent need for greater diversity and inclusivity in tech. She highlighted the undeniable value of diverse perspectives in driving innovation and propelling the industry forward.

As we eagerly anticipate the release of this transformative episode on Wednesday, April 3rd, let us rally behind Dr. Syreeta Bond and her mission to shatter the Silicon barriers once and for all. Together, we can build a tech ecosystem that is truly reflective of the rich tapestry of humanity. Stay tuned for this milestone moment in our journey toward a more inclusive future.

Watch the release here:

We’re Seeking Interns! Summer 2024

We have three internship sessions – Spring (January – May), Summer (May-August) and Fall/Winter (August-December) – and many interns end up staying for multiple sessions. The internship is for college or technical school credit only. Active interns get first pick for the following sessions internship spots!

Potential Responsibilities Include:

  • Use technology platforms such as Google Drive, Cision, Google, Twitter, Instagram, and more to assist your team in, research, media and influencer relations, social media, content creation, and more.
  • Learn how to identify media/influencer targets and assist your team in building lists
  • Help your team monitor media, influencer, and social coverage on behalf of clients and create monthly clippings reports
  • Learn how to write an engaging captions across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • Assist team with placing and tracking sample requests and budgets
  • Assist with newsletter creation and coordinating retailer reviews
  • Improve your writing skills but drafting press materials and research material
  • Maintenance and updating of critical databases/resources
  • Data entry and miscellaneous research to help with projects such as award submissions, event recommendations, planning events, and more

Requirements Include:

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Social media savvy
  • Strong organizational abilities
  • Professional demeanor and a drive to succeed
  • Eagerness to learn and willingness to ask questions
  • Resourceful attitude and keen attention to detail

Hours can be worked out with your direct team leader but the majority of hours are expected to be during business hours. Did we forget to mention Fabulous Fridays? You get the 1st Friday of every month off!

Submit an application here to be considered for our internship program.