Riviera Partners Hosts Beyond Salon Panel “Accelerating and Connecting Female Leaders in Technology and Product”

Led by Athena Alliance CEO Coco Brown, Fireside Chat Addresses the Role of Engineering and Product Experience in Modern Career Growth, at Google Offices in New York

SAN FRANCISCO, March 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Riviera Partners, the leading retained search firm specializing in VP and C-level engineering, product and design leader placements, today announced the lineup for its Beyond Salon event taking place Monday, April 1, 2019, held at Google’s New York office.  The salon, a fireside chat moderated by Jodi Jefferson of Riviera Partners, will address modern career growth and the role product or engineering experience plays in becoming a board member, investor or advisor in one of today’s growing companies that are using technology to win in their market. The panel will feature speakers from the Athena Alliance, New York Times, NextView Ventures, and Jetblack.

What:  Beyond Salon expert panel and dinner hosted by Riviera Partners and Google Cloud. Speakers and panelists include:

  • Coco Brown, CEO, The Athena Alliance
  • Nick Rockwell, CTO, The New York Times
  • Melody Koh, Partner, NextView Ventures
  • Dominique Essig, Chief Product Officer, Jetblack

Why: How do you achieve career aspirations beyond traditional engineering or product roles? Your product or engineering experience is key to becoming a board member, investor or advisor in one of today’s growing companies that are using technology to win in their market. This exclusive Beyond Salon shares insights from speakers who have made the leap into these rewarding positions. They’ll provide visibility, inspiration, and insight from their experiences, an insider’s perspective of the rewards and nuances of such roles, and how they got there.

Where: Google New York, 111 8th Ave

When: Monday, April 1, 2019, from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This event is invitation only. If you’d like to learn more or attend, please contact Jjefferson@rivierapartners.com.

About Riviera Partners
Riviera Partners is a key driver of innovation for today’s most influential companies by expertly placing executive talent in the crucial areas of software engineering, product management and design. By combining nearly two decades of recruiting expertise with a proprietary platform that uses machine learning to score and predict the best candidate for a company's specific needs, Riviera is the go-to talent partner for leading venture capitalists and technology innovators. Learn more about what Riviera Partners can do for your business at rivierapartners.com.