Women in Digital Roundtable

10.12.2019 | Sullivan's New York Office

Mitchell Stein moderated and Sullivan hosted PluggedIn BD’s “Women in Digital Roundtable” on December 10, 2019.

The roundtable brought together leading women in digital media to have a candid conversation sharing insights in adtech with today’s current and future leaders.

Topics discussed included:

  • Building your own personal brand
  • Negotiating your worth
  • Mentor mentee relationship in the workplace
  • Becoming a manager and a leader
  • Positioning yourself for career moves and pivots
  • Being a woman in digital can be a tremendous advantage. How can women do this more effectively? Showing up and standing out
  • Is it easier to get away with “fluff” as a male vs. a female (seller, operations lead or planner/buyer)? Are the expectations the same with knowing your respective materials?
  • There seems to be a confidence gap for women vs men – why do women in the workplace feel they need to prove themselves?
  • Apologies vs direct language – women in tech need to be more precise and direct. How can that communication skill be developed at scale for women in tech?
  • The rise of female leadership within the ad tech space and how it’s changing the ecosystem – both buy side and supply side perspective
  • Being a woman in digital can be a tremendous advantage. How can women do this more effectively? Showing up and standing out