The Women Who Spark awards recognizes the extraordinary achievements of Telle Whitney. Telle Whitney with her PHD in computer science, helps senior technical management positions at [INAUDIBLE] Technologies, and at Dell Corporation. This was before becoming president and CEO of the Anita Borg Institute. Whitney and Anita Borg founded a flagship program, the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference in 1994 The event started out by bringing together 500 technical women in one venue. Today it is the largest gathering of women in computing in the world. The organization projects a target of 15,000 attendees in 2016. Kelly, you recognize and celebrate the achievements of incredible women every year. Today, we celebrate you. We applaud you, Telle Whitney, for building a platform where women and technology can connect and inspire one another. Telle, you are a woman who sparkles.
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