The California Diversity Council Hosts Dinner to Recognize 14 of the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On November 12, 2015, the California Diversity Council will honor 14
female executives at the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology Awards
Dinner. The event will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara,
California. The year’s theme is, “Women in Tech: Inventors, Innovators,
and Entrepreneurs.”

“Women in technology face unique challenges and by hosting the Top 50
Women in Technology Awards Dinner, I hope to inspire young women to face
such hurdles with confidence and pursue their dreams in this vital
industry,” said Dennis Kennedy, Founder & CEO of the National Diversity

The event will begin with registration and networking followed by a
dinner honoring 14 of the 2015 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology.
These women serve as the top leaders in their professions and their
actions directly contribute to the business growth and strategic
direction of their respective organizations.

Registration for the Top 50 Women in Technology Awards Dinner is
currently ongoing and can be completed at:
Contact Dennis Kennedy for more information at

Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology Attending the Dinner:

Melissa M. Arnoldi

Senior Vice President, Technology Solutions

and Business Systems Strategy



Lisa Caplan

Senior Vice President, Care Delivery
Information Officer

Kaiser Permanente

Tawni Cranz

Chief Talent Officer


Robyn Denholm

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial and Operations Officer

Juniper Networks

Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn

Vice President and General Manager, Cisco Services


Christine Heckart

Chief Marketing Officer

Brocade Communications

Eleanor Lacey

Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary


Lori Lee

Senior Executive Vice President, Home Solutions

AT&T Inc.


MaryAnn Miller

Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer and
Corporate Communications


Pat Wadors

Vice President, Global Talent Organization



Luann Pendy

Senior Vice President, Global Quality


Caroline Tsay

Vice President and General Manager, HP Software & Member of the
Board of Directors, Rosetta Stone

Hewlett-Packard Company


Amy Weaver

General Counsel

Jill Wilson

Senior Vice President, Game Development



About the California Diversity Council

A non-profit organization committed to fostering a learning environment
for organizations to grow in their knowledge of diversity. The council
affords opportunities for organizations to share best practices and
learn from top corporate leaders in the areas of diversity and inclusion.

More information about the California Diversity Council is available at


National Diversity Council
Dennis Kennedy, 713-592-6998