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By: Brianne Shelley | November 29, 2017

Rachel Bates is the VP of Sales at Workable who had a chance to share her story, and career highlights, with Brianne Shelley. Bates spoke about her time in the UK and she initially didn't want to pursue a career in sales. She also shared how she became introduced to the Boston tech scene.

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By: Brianne Shelley | November 15, 2017

Mary Ellen Sparrow is the CEO & Co-Founder at NextShift Robotics. Brianne Shelley interviewed Mahoney about her career and what led her down the path to being the Co-Founder of a robotics company.

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By: Brianne Shelley | November 8, 2017

Jennifer Hogan Mahoney is the Customer Success Manager at SmartBear. Brianne Shelley interviewed Mahoney about her career and got to learn about all the companies she has been a part of, including one in Canada.

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By: Brianne Shelley | October 25, 2017

Stephanie Shore is the Chief Marketing Officer at MOO in Boston, where she is focused on all things related to MOO's brand and the company's customer team. Brianne Shelley interviewed Shore to learn more about her professional history and her current role at MOO.

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By: Brianne Shelley | October 18, 2017

Carbonite’s Vice President and General Counsel, Danielle Sheer has always had a career in law and became introduced to the Boston tech scene through her network. Brianne Shelley interviewed Sheer about her time as being Carbonite's first in-house lawyer, as well as other parts of her career.

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By: Brianne Shelley | October 4, 2017

OrionCKB's VP of Marketing, Sandra Rand, thought she would end up having a career in public relations and living in New York City. However, in her Lead(H)er profile, Rand spoke with Brianne Shelley about what made her want to switch to digital marketing and what led to her career in the Boston tech scene.

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By: Brianne Shelley | September 27, 2017

Jeanne Hopkins has held marketing leadership roles at three major Boston tech companies, HubSpot, SmartBear, and now Ipswitch. However, she got her start working in a completely different industry: toys. Brianne Shelley connected with Hopkins to talk about her career and what led her to the tech industry.

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By: Brianne Shelley | September 20, 2017

Alison Elworthy has been a part of HubSpot for a little under a decade and has held various roles at the company. For this week's Lead(H)er profile, Brianne Shelley details Elworthy's experiences working in the Boston tech scene. Elworthy even provides some advice for recent graduates.

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By: Brianne Shelley | September 13, 2017

Emmy Linder began her career not with a startup, but in the Israeli Defense Forces. Linder shared her story with Brianne Shelley in our Lead(H)er series and spoke about her time in the military and how she became involved in Boston tech.

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By: Brianne Shelley | August 16, 2017

Laura Bronner, the Head of Branding at EF Education First became interested in becoming an entrepreneur after attending a panel. Brianne Shelley interviewed Bronner about her career, including her other entrepreneurial pursuits and how she ended up working at EF Education First.

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By: Brianne Shelley | August 9, 2017

Christina Dorobek is the Chief Sales Officer at LevelUp and has a background that, on the surface, looks completely different than what she is doing now. Brianne Shelley had a chance to interview Dorobek about her career and how she ended up working for LevelUp.

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By: Brianne Shelley | July 26, 2017

Margaret McKenna is the Co-Founder and CTO of Pepperlane, who previously had a different career prior to going into tech. McKenna shared her story with Brianne Shelley about her career as a writer and how she became involved in the Boston tech scene through her love of coding and programming.

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By: Brianne Shelley | July 19, 2017

Geeta Sachdev is the CMO of Turbonomic. In her Lead(H)er profile, Sachdev shares the details of her long-running tech career, which includes working within the Austin, Texas tech scene before joining the Boston tech scene.

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By: Brianne Shelley | June 28, 2017

Sonciary Honnoll is the VP of Brands and Co-Founder at Promoboxx. Her career has focused on helping entrepreneurs market their businesses. Here's her story.

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By: Brianne Shelley | June 21, 2017

Sampriti Bhattacharyya is the founder of Hydroswarm, an underwater drone intelligence company. Brie Shelley shares her story on how she founded Hydroswarm and how she appeared in Forbes' 30 Under 30.

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