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Meet the SWOMies! A Virtual Networking Event with SoftwareONE

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Meet the SWOMies! A Virtual Networking Event with SoftwareONE
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Meet SoftwareONE during an invite-only virtual networking event.

We welcome you to hear from technology leaders and get a behind-the-scenes look at the leading global provider of end-to-end software and cloud technology solutions.

During a 90-minute interactive session, you’ll hear what it’s like to work for SoftwareONE and why their team members think you’ll love being a SWOMie.

>> Check out job opportunities with SoftwareONE.

Plus, we’ll discuss career advice, industry trends, and how to succeed in male-dominated spaces.

This event took place online on Tuesday, March 9th from 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM ET (7:00 PM - 8:30 PM CET).

Agenda:

  • 1:00 PM ET / 7:00 PM CET - PowerToFly Kickoff
  • 1:05 PM ET / 7:05 PM CET - Welcome & Keynote Address from Ashley Gaare, President, North America
  • 1:20 PM ET / 7:20 PM CET - Panel Discussion Featuring:
    • Jared Cheney, Regional Vice President of Technology Services, North America
    • Khristy Young, Practice Director - Future Workplace / Global Product Owner - Intelligent Automation
    • Santiago Jimenez, Practice Lead, Technology Services
    • Nigel Sammy, Data Platform and Analytics Business Owner
  • 1:55 PM ET / 7:55 PM CET - Closing Remarks from PowerToFly
  • 2:00 PM ET / 8:00 PM CET - Breakout Sessions
  • 2:30 PM ET / 8:30 PM CET - Event Concludes

About SoftwareONE: SoftwareONE is a leading global provider of end-to-end software and cloud technology solutions, headquartered in Switzerland. With capabilities across the entire value chain, it helps companies design and implement their technology strategy, buy the right software and cloud solutions at the right price, and manage and optimize their software estate. Its offerings are connected by PyraCloud, SoftwareONE’s proprietary digital platform, that provides customers with data-driven, actionable intelligence. With around 5,800 employees and sales and service delivery capabilities in 90 countries, SoftwareONE provides around 65,000 business customers with software and cloud solutions from over 7,500 publishers.

About PowerToFly: PowerToFly is a women-run startup that connects professionals with companies that value diversity and inclusion. Over the past few years, we’ve produced 1,000+ events across the world with brands like American Express, Microsoft, Deloitte, and Slack, which have resulted in countless hires.

About PowerToFly’s Events: All RSVP’d attendees are welcome, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, or age. If you require assistance to fully participate in this event, please email hi@powertofly.com, and we will contact you to discuss your specific needs.

Meet The Speakers

Khristy Young
Khristy Young
Practice Director, Future Workplace

Khristy Young is the Practice Director of Future Workplace and Global Product Owner of Intelligent Automation at SoftwareONE. She joined the company in 2017 as a Lead - Unified Communications where she acted as a technical lead and key escalation point for program leads and customers for all issues and/or concerns relating to the Unified Communications solution delivery.

Neidy Stefany Ortiz
Neidy Stefany Ortiz
Regional Talent Acquisition Lead CEE

Neidy Stefany Ortiz is the Regional Talent Acquisition Lead CEE at SoftwareONE. She is data-driven, insightful, and passionate about growing teams and dreams. In her current role, Neidy is learning with each new opportunity and with every challenge that comes along the way. She enjoys matching top-performing and rising professionals with the right career move in Software engineering, Sales, Marketing, HR, and more.

Jared Cheney
Jared Cheney
Regional Vice President of Technology Services, North America

Jared Cheney is the Regional Vice President of Technology Services for North America at SoftwareONE. He focuses on ensuring technology solutions are created to match a business' needs. Jared joined SoftwareONE as the North America Technology Services Leader in 2017 and grew into his current role.

Santiago Jimenez
Santiago Jimenez
Practice Lead, Technology Services

Santiago Jimenez is the Practice Lead for Technology Services at SoftwareONE. After 20 years in the software industry, he has been involved in various aspects of it. Santiago started first as a Software Developer and DBA and spent more than 5 years as an Oracle JDEdwards Enterprise One Technical Consultant. During the last 10 years, he has been developing his management skills mainly focused on Service Delivery, Project Management and Business Management for IT Services companies.

Nigel Sammy
Nigel Sammy
Data Platform and Analytics Business Owner

Nigel Sammy is a Data Platform and Analytics Business Owner at SoftwareONE. He has over 19 years of technical experience with various technologies which includes over 16 years of data platform and analytics experience. Nigel joined SoftwareONE in 2015 as a Technology Services Senior Consultant and grew into his current role.

Simon Bishop
Simon Bishop
Global Head of Talent Acquisition

Simon Bishop is the Global Head of Talent Acquisition at SoftwareONE. He's been with the company since 2016. Prior, Simon was the Global Head of Talent Acquisition at Xchanging and a Resourcing & Client Service Manager at Resources Global Professionals.

Tammy Gilmartin
Tammy Gilmartin
Talent Acquisition Partner

Tammy Martin is a Talent Acquisition Partner at SoftwareONE. She's been with the company since December of 2019. Prior, Tammy was a Senior Recruiter for Broadleaf Results, a Senior Talent Acquisition Manager for HMS, a Senior Recruiting Consultant for Walmart, and a Senior Corporate Recruiter for Quantum Crossings.

Ashley Gaare
Ashley Gaare
President, North America

Ashley Gaare is the President of North America at SoftwareONE. She joined the company 13 years ago and grew from a Business Development Representative into her current role. Along the way, Ashley served as a Sr. Business Development Representative, Enterprise Client Executive, Sales Director, and the US Vice President of Sales & Marketing.