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Since its inception Persian Women In Tech had the honor of getting featured in many US and International magazines and news media, if interested in featuring PWIT's work please email us at info@persianwomenintech.com

 
 

MANOTO TV Broadcast Interview

December 2018

December 2018

Mahtab, Faranak, and Bahareh of Manoto TV “Sam te No” show, sat down with Sepideh Nasiri, Iranian entrepreneur and founder of the nonprofit organization “Persian Women in Tech” in the United States.

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Highlight of successful Iranian women: Sepideh Nasiri

December 2018

December 2018

Short video to introduce a successful Iranian woman: Sepideh Nasiri, the founder of Persian Women In Tech.

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#WomenWhoGive: Sepideh Nasiri, Founder & CEO, Persian Women In Tech

November, 2018

November, 2018

This post is part of #GivingTuesday's #WomenWhoGive series, which celebrates women who are making a difference in their communities.

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VOA Persian News TV Spot

October 2018

October 2018

Farsi language interview on the VOA Persian News Facebook page.

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The Iranian Entrepreneur Tackling Silicon Valley's Diversity Problem With 'Persian Women In Tech'

September 2018

September 2018

Silicon Valley has a well-documented diversity problem. Sepideh Nasiri, who often goes by Sepi, is an entrepreneur originally from Iran. She founded Persian Women In Tech (PWIT) just over three years ago, which aims to alter tech’s dreary statistics of women founders and engineers, with a focus on those of Iranian descent.

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Aug, 2018

Aug, 2018

Los Angeles, CA - Persian Women in Tech (PWIT), an organization with over 10,000 members globally, dedicated to connecting, mentoring, and empowering Persian and Middle Eastern & North African (MENA) Women in the Technology space is honoring 9 Inspiring Persian Women in STEM fields.

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Persian Women in Tech Celebrates 3 years and 1 year of Impact in Los Angeles

July 2018

July 2018

Celebrating 3 years of Impact and Community building to highlight profiles of Women of diverse backgrounds In Tech.

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Mar 13, 2018

Mar 13, 2018

Women are expected to be brave, determined, persistent, and strong while still being compassionate, loving, and relationship-oriented. A woman’s plate is always full. They’re asked to juggle conference calls, product delivery schedules, ...

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Mar 8, 2018

Mar 8, 2018

Over the last five decades, Iranians migrated to the West for a variety of reasons. Some families settled in the U.S. and Canada in 1960s and 1970s. They were often highly educated and entrepreneurial in spirit.

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Jan 8, 2018

Jan 8, 2018

Silicon Valley has a well-documented diversity problem. Sepideh Nasiri, who often goes by Sepi, is an entrepreneur originally from Iran. She founded Persian Women In Tech (PWIT) just over two years ago...

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October 22, 2017

October 22, 2017

Persian Women in Tech – a California-based organization representing more than 2,000 women employed in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) – is holding its first London gathering on October 26.

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Iranian Entrepreneur And Technologist Rewires A Profession For Diversity

October 2017

October 2017

A story of Iranian Entrepreneur, Technologist, and Mentor who migrated to two different countries, explored the world of entrepreneurship and founded a company that empowers Iranian women in technology.

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Aug, 2017

Aug, 2017

Early in August, Persian Women in Tech was welcomed in Los Angeles for their first event in the city, a "Meet and Greet Brunch" with CEOs and engineers in tech, marketing, gaming, and other fields.

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Nov 8, 2017

Nov 8, 2017

Iranian-American women are making inroads into the tech world, bringing expertise, experience and innovation to industries that have traditionally been dominated by men.

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Nov 7,2017

Nov 7,2017

Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? In addition to the Women in Tech survey, we also launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Sepideh Nasiri, founder & CEO of Persian Women In Tech.

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