Minneapolis Girls in Tech Expands Vision Under New Leadership

by Lauren Melcher

Girls in TechnologyThe Minneapolis chapter of Girls in Technology (GIT) has named Jacque Urick to Managing Director, a role previously held by Urvashi Mishra, who launched the Minneapolis group                                                                                                   earlier this May.

Girls in Tech was founded in San Francisco (2007) with the goal of empowering, educating and elevating status of women in technology fields, and aims especially to inspire young women to pursue entrepreneurial technology careers. Membership today is 12,000 strong throughout 57 international chapters which organize educational workshops and networking events to foster the growth and success of women in the technology sector.