Julie Stevanja is the Founder of Stylerunner, a highly successful eCommerce activewear and apparel platform. A pioneer of innovation, Stylerunner was awarded for their rapid adoption of new technology to deliver unrivalled customer experiences. The judges were particularly impressed with Julie’s leadership and vision within a competitive landscape.
Sarah Smith is the CTO of Sortal, a ground-breaking AI-powered technology to search your personal images. Sarah has had an impressive global career in technology working with Nokia, Google and Expedia. The judges were impressed with her constant contribution to the Digital ecosystem and entrepreneurial spirit.
Candace Marshall is the Executive Producer at Josephmark and Breeder. Candace has been awarded for her work on Clipchamp, which the judges described as technically complex and highly strategic. The judges appreciated her business acumen demonstrated throughout the submission and the quality of the final output, in addition to being a highly engaged digital community member.
Julie Trell is the Global Head of Muru-D, and Coralus (previously) SheEO Australia Lead. Julie has had a global career with some of the biggest technology companies in the world, and is passionate about education and innovation. The judges were impressed with her playful approach to leadership and change.
The Women’s Business School provides training and support for women to grow their businesses using digital technology as an enabler and productivity maker. The judges were impressed with their results and commitment to empowering women.
Tech Girls Movement works with schools across Australia to inspire and mentor young girls into Technology. Winners are often taken to the US to visit Silicon Valley and learn about the opportunities careers in technology provide. The judges were impressed with the organisation’s impact, with proven success in inspiring more young women into technology.