On November 13th, over 40 people attended the three-person panel event at KPMG for a riveting discussion on technologies that are disrupting the financial services industry. Panelists Shafi Yusuf (Bank of the West), Alaina Gimbert (The Clearing House), and Marina Gracias (Varo Money) spoke about their respective areas of expertise while answering questions from the engaged audience. The underlying theme throughout our discussion was that technology is bridging a gap and paving the way for a changed landscape in the financial services industry. Read more >
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Arriel Balogun, Revenue Operations Analyst, Logikcull.com Patricia Paola Gonzalez, Vice President/Treasurer, Investor Relations, Credit and Real Estate, The Clorox Company Kasey Yang, CFO, Orbit Fab, Inc.
FWSF 2019 Scholarship Application Open 1 January 2019
The 2019 FWSF Scholarship Program will be accepting applications from January 1 through March 24, 2019. The FWSF Scholarship Fund provides graduate and undergraduate scholarships to San Francisco Bay Area women pursuing careers in finance and financial services. Since 1985, our Scholarship Fund has awarded more than $2.5 million in scholarship grants to more than 300 Bay Area women. Beyond financial support, FWSF scholarship recipients have the opportunity to be mentored by FWSF members, receive 3 years of FWSF membership and attend career development and networking events.
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