Lindsey S. Mignano was the VIP Guest at the Barristers Speed Networking Event at Littler Mendelson, alongside other senior attorneys at Littler, Gunderson, Benesch, etc., and discussed the field of EC/VC with various junior attorneys.
Kelly Lawton-Abbott is the City Lead for Founders Live Seattle. Guest enjoyed the evening hanging out with other entrepreneurs and heard from 5 awesome Seattle startups. Founders Live is an unforgettable happy hour competition sweeping the globe where up to five handpicked companies take the hot seat, with only 99 seconds to pitch their company and describe their value proposition in front of an eager audience. After the pitches and audience Q&A, the crowd voted on a winner who received an award, recognition from the crowd and also the opportunity to talk more about their product or service.
Lindsey S. Mignano in her capacity as a member of the Board of the Stanford Alumni Association's Women's Impact Network (WIN) Board, moderated a informal panel to celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month with thought leaders in the Stanford Alumni community and beyond. Speakers included: Diana Hwang, Founder and Executive Director at Asian American Women's Political Initiative (AAWPI); Gabriela Villareal, Policy Director at Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian law Caucus, Irene Yang, IP Litigation Partner at Sidley Austin and Director of Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area; and Mehanaokala Hind, Senior Advisor to the CEO at the Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement and Board Member of Wahea Foundation & Kauluwao Inc.