WLI Newsletter | Designing The Difference | Volume 1


Read the first official copy of Designing The Difference, the Women's Leadership Initiative newsletter. The latest news & updates from GSA's Women's Leadership Initiative BLOGS OF THE MONTH: ENTREPRENEUR SPOTLIGHT Maryam Rofougaran | Movandi Take a walk through Maryam's life and how she got to where she is today. Read More

Forbes Interview with Vicki Mealer-Burke | A Diverse & Inclusive Workplace To Inspire Innovation


Forbes writer, Carolina Milanesi, has written a series of articles regarding diversity and inclusion (D&I) leaders. Her most recent article includes an interview with Qualcomm’s Chief Diversity Officer and GSA's Women's Leadership Initiative's Co-Chair Vicki Mealer-Burke. They talk about the importance of diversity for a company that has been Read More

The 2019 CNBC Upstart 100 Includes Member Company Movandi


Congratulations to member company Movandi and to Maryam Rofougaran, Co-CEO/COO & Founder as they were the only semiconductor company named to the CNBC upstart 100. In addition, an even smaller percentage were women-led companies.  Every year, CNBC scans the globe looking for the 100 venture-backed start-ups that have Read More

Mouna Elkhatib Selected to Participate in the Qualcomm Ventures Female Founder Competition


GSA and the GSA Women’s Leadership Initiative congratulate fellow member and Women’s Leadership Council member, Mouna Elkhatib, Co-Founder & CEO at AONDevices, Inc. on being selected to participate in the Qualcomm Ventures Female Founder competition taking place on July 10, 2019 in San Francisco. As an innovative startup, Read More