Gina Romero is the CEO and co-founder of Connected Women, and the the Managing Director of The Athena Network Singapore & Asia-Pacific.
Community, entrepreneurship and technology are at the heart of everything Gina does. She runs a number of businesses and initiatives with a focus on fostering the exchange of business and expertise on a local, regional and international level – in conjunction with, and supporting, technology-powered social mobility projects.
In honour of International Women’s Day last March 8, and the entire month of March to appreciate and encourage ladies, women (and a couple lads) gathered at Microtel by Wyndham Mall of Asia for the S.T.E.A.M Ahead In ASEAN: A Forum On Women And Technology. The forum dove deep into technology and the potential it unlocks for corporations and microstartups alike.
The recent Women In Business report by Grant Thornton revealed that, although there is a slight increase in the proportion of senior roles held by women, it was still only at 25% globally - and in many Asian countries it was even lower....
Overseas Filipino Workers (there are 2.4 million1 ; more than half of whom are women) take drastic steps for their family; to provide for them, they often leave their families, their comfort zone, their friends, and their home.
Shutterstock has released their annual Creative Trends predictions. They have continually hit the nail on the head year after year and so web developers, branding experts, graphic designers, and others wait (im)patiently for its release to help guide their work for the coming year.
A woman with substance, full of genuine kindness and generosity. Ann Cuisia knew that she wanted to make a difference, to encourage goodness in others – and no matter the odds, no matter the sacrifices, she is steadfastly turning her vision of a better, kinder world into reality.