Atlanta, GA – March 17, 2016 – Women in Technology (WIT), is pleased to announce the host committee for the 22nd Annual WIT Connect, presented by Dell. At WIT Connect, hundreds of Georgia’s leading technology executives and up-and-coming professionals gather for an entertaining evening of networking and competitive bidding. Proceeds from WIT Connect support the work of WIT’s philanthropic arm, the WIT Foundation, and its initiatives.

Led by event chair, Lindsay Hawkins, Account Manager with eHire, the 2016 host committee is comprised of leaders throughout Georgia’s STEM community. Lindsay shares, “The WIT Connect Host Committee is dedicated to raising enough funds through WIT Connect in order to support WIT’s mission of building a community around women in STEM, from the classroom to the boardroom. WIT Connect is our opportunity as a community to contribute in a meaningful way, and to bring Atlanta to the forefront as a city where women in STEM thrive.”

WIT Connect 2016 Host Committee
Lindsay Hawkins, eHire, Event Chair
James Dallas, Author
Chandra Elliott, Author
Julie Haley, Edge Solutions
Ben Hendrick, IBM
Tonya Madden, ADP
Leslie Martin, Career Builder
Kristi McClendon, Cox
David Rodriguez, Fiserv
Andre Staten, Dell

Executive Auction packages can range from one-hour meetings, golf outings, or dinners with one, two or several executives from a single company. If your company is interested in providing an auction package, contact the WIT office at 470-823-3228 or click here to complete the online form.

WIT Connect 2016 will be held on Thursday, June 2nd from 5:30 – 9:00 pm at the Georgia Aquarium. To learn more, visit