Please join the Arizona Technology Council, Yandy.com, gate6, + eGreen IT Solutions for our Q4 Women in the Workforce event: Owning Your Confidence at Any Age on Thursday, October 26 from 4:00-6:00PM.
A panel of some of Yandy’s female elite, including Pilar Quintana, VP of merchandising, Erika Zeroulias, senior manager of marketing + creative, + Sarah Chamberlain, public relations manager will discuss how Yandy strives to make women of all ages, sizes, and colors own their confidence and feel sexy. We will also touch on the controversial topics of sexism and gender discrimination and objectification and how Yandy is working to change the perception of lingerie and sexy apparel. The panel will be moderated by Yandy CTO, Aras Koktas.
Join us for a festive Halloween-inspired event, as Yandy is known for their creative and unique ‘viral’ holiday costumes and intimates, like the Donna T Rumpshaker and “The Dress.” Lite refreshments will be served and attendees will receive one drink ticket.
Exclusive AZTC Discount on Yandy Fashions
Do you still need to get your 2017 Halloween look together? Yandy has created a special discount page exclusively for AZTC members! Visit this page to find your costume and receive a 15% off discount!
Sponsorships for this event are still available! This is a great opportunity to show the business community that you invest in women in technology. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more. You can download our sponsorship opportunities here.
About the Speakers
Keeping Yandy.com ahead of the technology curve is the job of Aras Koktas, CTO. Since 2009, Aras has created a successful customer experience by ensuring that the Yandy site maintains cutting-edge front and back-end features. Aras has been instrumental in developing Yandy’s proprietary platform that powers an enterprise resource planning system, BI resources and their warehouse management systems that envy competitors.
Pilar Quintana, Vice President of Merchandising, has a keen eye for design and is credited with creating the fun and sexy designs found in Yandy’s private label lingerie and swim styles. Drawing on inspirations from her surroundings and experiences, Pilar has created a unique range of styles at an attainable price point, allowing women to try something new or develop a complete lingerie wardrobe. Her ability to create the fashionable and on-trend styles that the Yandy consumer craves is the key to her success, having developed programs such as the “Everday Sexy” line of bras, “Spirit Week” bikinis, and other key Yandy private label collections.
Erika Zeroulias joined Yandy in 2015 and is currently the company’s Senior Manager of Marketing and Creative. In her role, Erika is responsible for providing strategy for her team in the areas of branding, creative, social media and email marketing. Additionally, Erika oversaw and executed the re-branding of Yandy throughout the website, creative efforts, email marketing and photography strategy. Erika is also well versed in large scale event marketing having executed successful campaigns for fashion shows at the prestigious New York Fashion Week as well as promoting Yandy’s role as the official swimwear sponsor for the 2017 Miss USA competition.
Sarah Chamberlain is one of the longest standing employees at Yandy having joined the team in 2010. In her role as Public Relations Manager, Sarah is not only the liaison for all things related to media but is also responsible for the company’s internal and external communications and event management. In her tenure, Sarah has seen Yandy grow exponentially from a small, 10-person operation to 100+ employees, a globally recognized ecommerce site and award-winning business. Her experience and extensive background makes Sarah an invaluable asset to Yandy.
Yandy is a retailer of sexy women’s specialty apparel. The Yandy Girl lives on trend. Her passion is for the look, not the label. She trusts Yandy for the latest affordable looks in everyday intimates, lingerie, swimwear and costumes. The Yandy Girl lives out loud and is unapologetically connected with her mind, her body and her own brand of sexy.
Yandy’s value doubled between Q1 of 2016 to Q1 of 2017 and they were recently honored with an award for the Best Retail Website at the 2017 American Business Awards.
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About eGreen IT Solutions
eGreen IT Solutions, LLC recognizes that secure data destruction and e-waste recycling are essential considerations for both businesses and individuals today. The world of information technology is progressing at a rapid pace, resulting in growing amounts of data and the need for more advanced equipment. Along with these developments come decisions about how to responsibly dispose of outdated computers and electronics and ensure that data is destroyed for your protection.
eGreen IT Solutions is ISO Certified, ensuring that clients receive the globally implemented standards of quality management in secure data destruction and electronics recycling. We have also achieved certification as an e-Stewards recycling, the highest level designation in the industry. For secure data destruction, eGreen IT-Solutions utilizes Department of Defense licensed software to remove data from hard drives. We are completely accountable for hazardous e-waste throughout the recycling process to final disposition.