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Digital Strategist, Cisco
Tina has over 15 years in sales, marketing, and engineering in the tech industry and Silicon Valley. Formerly an engineer, she has had the opportunity to build marketing organizations for start-ups and top tech companies. She now leverages her technical background and analytical nature with the creativity needed to crack the code digital marketing and demand generation for large tech companies such as such as Cisco, Microsoft, Skype, and VMWare, along with early start-ups, and non-profits.
As a woman in tech, she advocates for educating boys and girls in STEM and serves as a mentor for women in technology programs and in her local community. She loves strategy and big-picture thinking but also enjoys testing new technology daily and delivering top notch results. She is a professional speaker at events such as SXSW and Digital Summits, and a contributing author for online publications.
In her free time she enjoys hiking with her husband and two Shiba Inus, and exploring wine country. You can find her on Twitter: @tinashakour.