Paper crane, a female founded tech company have partnered with Le Wagon to put on a full day of learning, sharing and more from the female entrepreneurs, business owners and leaders of Shanghai!
Shanghai Overseas Chinese Building, 129 West Yan'an Road, Fl. 5, XNode
延安西路129号 上海华侨大厦 XNode 5层
Sunday, March 7th, 09:30 - 18:30
周天 3月7日 上午09:30 - 下午 18:30
All proceeds will go towards Educating Girls of Rural China! (EGRC)
Empowered Women Empower Women
5TH FLOOR - MAIN AREA - Sharing Sessions
Kylie Jane, SANA
Rachel Gouk, Nomfluence
Vivien Newrzella, Fiducia Management Consultants, Head of People Strategy
Camden Hauge, Happy Place Hospitality Group
9TH FLOOR - CLASSROOM - Workshops
Xun Ma, Le Wagon
Audrey Gourdji, Ace Studio
Maria Altyeva, TikTok
Irene Chan, Codesmiths
9TH FLOOR - MEETING ROOM
Una Zhu, UNAZheadshot
Ace Studio, Founder (acestudiohouse.com)
Audrey is a web designer/developer and the founder of Ace Studio. With a background in fashion, she is able to bring her knowledge and passion for aesthetics into the digital world. She has worked with some top agencies including Accenture and Lippincott, and has completed work for luxury companies such as Bvlgari and Shiseido. Audrey is also the lead front-end instructor for Le Wagon Shanghai and is an adjunct professor at ESSCA Shanghai.
Happy Place Hospitality Group, Owner-Operator
Camden is the ‘restaurateuse’ owner-operator of Happy Place Hospitality Group as well as Founding Partner + Creative Director of SOCIAL SUPPLY.
Camden opened her first venue, Egg, in 2015, and has since gone on to found an eclectic portfolio of 7 brands across 10 venues, including sister spots Bird and Bitter, KIN, Lucky Mart, Lucky Diner, and LA MATCHA. Camden is passionate about nurturing young hospitality talent, providing them a ‘happy place’ to develop their skills into a career, vs the ‘trade’ it’s often viewed as in China.
Codesmiths, Co-founder (codesmiths.co)
Irene is the founder of Codesmiths, a fullstack development agency in Shanghai. With a background in finance, working in a Fortune 500 company, Irene transformed her career from banking to full-stack developement. She delivers outstanding software applications and tech solutions for clients, who are looking to reach new audiences and digital transformation. Irene is also one of the core partners at paper crane and a lead instructor at Le Wagon.
Kylie Jane is a Nutritionist and passionate wellness advocate. She has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Physiology, studied Nutrition and Dietetics, and is professionally trained as a health counsellor. Her approach to health and wellness is science-backed, but delivered with heart.
In 2020, Kylie founded SANA - a modern wellness and lifestyle brand that aims to empower through wellness. SANA’s mission is to empower women to proactively care for their physical, emotional and environmental wellness, because maintaining an optimal level of wellness is crucial to living a higher quality life. SANA aims to inform, inspire and involve individuals along their personal wellness journey, empowering them to take what serves them, and leave what doesn't.
TikTok, Product Operations PM
Maria is a full-stack developer and product manager with over 8 years of experience. She's worked with both large and small agile teams to create digital products and develop MVPs, and train future developers on launching their products. Her work on Medium on the subjects of productivity and personal development gets 18K+ views a month (https://medium.com/@mariacodes) She currently works in Product Operations at TikTok. When she's not working, you can find her brewing kombucha, practicing yoga, or reading sci-fi.
Content Creator, Food & Beverage Consultant, and Tastemaker Rachel Gouk is a notable figure in the food and beverage industry in Shanghai, China. Originally from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Rachel has been working in the media industry across Chinese, English, and cross-cultural platforms in Shanghai since 2011. Rachel founded Nomfluence in 2018, a platform in which she could share her views, experiences, and knowledge about the food and drink industry. The platform covers news, new restaurant and bar openings, city guides, hotels, and industry related columns for the Shanghai market. She finds joy and pride in sharing her views on the food and beverage community in Shanghai, and wouldn’t trade it for anything in the world.
Fiducia Management Consultants, Head of People Strategy
I am championing people-oriented change in organizations and individuals. As a coach, department head, ally or simply friend I support the women (and men) around me to create a more equal and inclusive environment, to help them speak up for themselves, pursue their dreams and live more fulfilling lives.
UNAZheadshot, Business headshot photographer (www.unazheadshot.com)
Una, a Chinese female photographer who specializes in business portraits. Through her years of experience, she has developed a deep understanding of the diversified beauty of human nature, capturing each person’s story whilst showcasing them in a professional warm and approachable light.
Understanding how empowering it is to have an online presence that best represent you and your brand, she takes a collaborative approach that unlocks authentic, beautiful business photos that truly represents you and your brand.
Le Wagon, Lead Instructor
Xun is the lead instructor of Le Wagon China, worlds #1 coding bootcamp. She is a full-stack Ruby on Rails developer and has built award-winning application supporting Chinese merchants grow overseas. From a young age, Xun persued her studies in science at a womens collage. She is an avid believer in gender equity and inclusion particularly in the STEM inustry and continue to work with Le Wagon to empower other women to code.
We are a tech solutions company focused on helping our clients build and scale valuable, customer centric businesses; and through working closely with our partners, we strive to bring together the next generation of value driven leaders and consumers within the tech space.We are a tech solutions company focused on helping our clients build and scale valuable, customer centric businesses; and through working closely with our partners, we strive to bring together the next generation of value driven leaders and consumers within the tech space.