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Girls Who Code Inaugural Gala

Girls Who Code

Monday, October 22, 2012 at 6:30 PM (EDT)

Girls Who Code Inaugural Gala

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Join  Girls Who Code for their Inaugrual Gala at the New York Stock Exchange on October 22, 2012.

Support these young women who are New York City's future entrepreneurs and engineers as they unveil the apps built during the Girls Who Code program.  The evening begins with the Social Investor Presentation where the Girls take over the NYSE Boardroom to pitch their creative technology and ability to change the future.  The pitches are followed by a networking reception and demos on the NYSE Trading Floor.

Many thanks to  NYSE Euronext , and our generous Host Committee and Sponsors.

Host Committee - Master Gardeners

Jack Dorsey, Founder, Twitter, Square

Arianna Huffington, Huffington Post

Chris Hughes, Co-founder, Facebook

Beth Comstock, CMO, General Electric

Alexis Maybank, Founder, Gilt Groupe

Marisa Ricciardi, SVP Global Marketing, NYSE Euronext

Gina Bianchini, Founder, Ning, Mightybell

Craig Newmark, Founder, Craigslist

Hope Taitz, Board Member, Athene, Apollo Residential Mortgage REIT

David Hirsch, Metamorphic Ventures

Sunny Bates, Sunny Bates Associates

Evan Korth, Founder, hackNY

Andrew Rasiej, Personal Democracy Media

Kelly Hoey, Founder, Women Innovate Mobile

Greg Gunn, Founder, City Light Capital

Rachel Haot (Sterne), Chief Digital Officer, NYC

Nihal Mehta, Founder, Local Response

Steve Martocci, Founder, GroupMe

Caroline Ghosn & Amanda Pouchot, Founders, LevoLeague

Susan McPherson, SVP, Fenton

Jessica Lawrence, Managing Director, New York Tech Meetup

Kathryn Minshew & Alex Cavoulacos, Co-founders, The Daily Muse

Rachel Sklar, Founder, Change the Ratio &

Sponsors - Cultivators

NYSE Euronext



General Electric




Goldman Sachs

D. E. Shaw

Raptor Capital

Global Grind

Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP



Have questions about Girls Who Code Inaugural Gala? Contact Girls Who Code

When & Where

New York Stock Exchange
2 Broad St
New York, NY 10005

Monday, October 22, 2012 at 6:30 PM (EDT)

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Girls Who Code

Launched in Spring 2012, Girls Who Code is a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors.With backing from Twitter, Google, GE and eBay, Girls Who Code programs work to educate, inspire, and equip underserved high school girls with the skills and resources to pursue careers in engineering and technology. 

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