CATA’s winning women of 2018 on the value of mentorship

When Human Resource Systems Group (HRSG) founder, president, and CEO Suzanne Simpson accepted the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA)'s Sara Kirke award for entrepreneurship and innovation, one of the facts she was proudest

Published on: May 18th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Adobe, Cisco, PointClickCare execs on how companies can attract more women to sales

As co-founder of the Great Canadian Sales Competition, which has educated more than 7000 postsecondary students about the profession and boasts Google, IBM, Cisco, Shopify, and FreshBooks among its sponsors, Sonya Meloff has

Published on: March 16th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Women entrepreneurs are using tech to innovate, but still being overlooked by investors, says new report

Canadian investors and governments should reconsider how innovation is measured and place a greater emphasis on how existing technology is being used to transform old ideas, according to a new report. The Everywhere

Published on: February 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Women entrepreneurs should say Hello Alice

Dell Technologies along with their partner Circular Board have created the artificial intelligence version of Angie’s List for female entrepreneurs called Alice. Hello, which enables people to sign up as either an

Published on: May 10th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Women are on the rise in the tech industry [infographic]

Just in time for International Women's Day, some good news when it comes to women working in the tech industry - it's becoming a lot more common to see women employees at some

Published on: March 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Intel highlights increasingly diverse workforce in annual report

Hack Harrassment wasn't an isolated incident: Intel Corp.'s initiative against online bullying was part of a $300 million effort started last year to make the world of tech a friendlier one - beginning

Published on: February 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Cisco Canada introduces the Women Entrepreneurs’ Circle

TORONTO – On the heels of the grand opening of the Cisco Canada Innovation Centre, the Canadian subsidiary has followed that up with the launch of a Women Entrepreneurs' Circle program. This program

Published on: January 14th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Nominations are open for Women of Open Source Award

Red Hat has announced that nominations are open for the 2016 Women in Open Source Awards. This is the second year that the software company has put on the award, which recognizes women making

Published on: October 23rd, 2015 CDN Staff

CDN Digital Edition recognizes Women in the IT Channel

In this issue of the CDN Digital Edition we are featuring the honourees of the annual CDN Women in the IT Channel Recognition Luncheon.  This event recognizes the female leaders and an up-and-coming rising star in

Published on: September 24th, 2015 CDN Staff

Romance scams top list of Internet crime, women largest victim group

Romance or confidence-based scams were the most commonly reported online scams with women by far the largest demographic to be targeted using this method, a new report from the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center

Published on: May 26th, 2015 Dave Yin

Millennials in the channel: Why bringing more women into IT won’t solve the gender gap

This is the final part of a CDN series on millennials, the IT skills shortage, and the evolving workforce, which include five articles.  How do  you fix a problem that has been decades in the making? For

Published on: May 13th, 2015 Dave Yin