2023 Women in Tech

Aragon Research began recognizing leading women technology professionals in 2017 with its annual Women in Technology awards. This award reflects the achievements of women who have demonstrated outstanding personal and professional growth and significantly contributed to the technology industry.

Our 2023 WIT nominations are now CLOSED!

Nominations are due by 11:59 PM on Friday, March 31, 2023.

Women in Technology Selection Criteria

The recipients of the Women in Technology award fulfill the following criteria: 

Role Model
Exemplifies the role they are in and takes it to the next level.

Contributor to the Business
Contributes to the growth and strategic direction of their organization.

Drives innovation to inspire others and outperform the market.

Gives Back
Invests time in giving back to the community, a cause important to them, and/or mentoring young professionals.

Nomination Categories

The Women in Technology categories for 2023 are: 

Analyst Relations
CIO and/or CISO
COO/Operations (c level title not required)
Chief People Officer/HR Leader
Head of Engineering
Public Relations

Hear From Our Past WIT Winners


7 Questions With HP’s Edie Kissko

The third installment features Edith “Edie” Kissko, VP of Corporate Affairs at HP.

Edie won the Aragon Research 2021 WIT award for Public Relations.

7 Questions With MHC Automation’s Gina Armada

The second installment features Gina Armada, Chief Executive Officer of MHC Automation.

Gina won the Aragon Research 2021 WIT award for CEO.

7 Questions With RingCentral’s Jennifer Caukin

The first installment features Jennifer Caukin, VP of Global Communications at RingCentral.

Jennifer won the Aragon Research 2021 WIT award for Analyst Relations.

2022 Women-In-Tech Winners


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Katie Atwell Mrizek, Analyst Relations, Poly

2 2

Rose Bentley, CEO, Qumu

3 1

Jayne McLintock, CISO, Poly

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Aparna Bawa, COO, Zoom


Dayna Perry, Chief People Officer, Conga


Shenia Kirkland, Legal, Vonage


Genefa Murphy, Marketing, Five9

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Karen Hardy, Product

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Omgita Awasthi, Public Relations, Whatfix


Cathie Brunnick, Sales, Invoca

2023 Nomination Form