Press

  • India West: Vivek Wadhwa Backs Off Activist Role for Women’s Empowerment
  • VentureBeat: Why I am stepping out of the debate on women in technology
  • Washington Post: Why I’m confident that the tech industry is fixing its diversity quagmire
  • Washington Post: Venture capital takes a step in the right direction on diversity
  • India Currents: Inside Silicon Valley’s Boys Club
  • Upstart Business Journal: Why Vivek Wadhwa takes on the Silicon Valley status quo 
  • The New York Times: Bias Is Inherent in the Hiring Process
  • The New York Times: Bringing Lessons From a Pool in Pakistan to a Pitch Meeting With Investors
  • The Open Standard: For Women in Tech, A Rocky but Improving Terrain
  • Washington Post: The glaring gender dilemma Silicon Valley venture capitalists are hiding from
  • Fortune Magazine: America’s new CTO: What will open doors for women in tech?
  • Washington Post: It’s Time to Remove the Invisibility Cloak from Women in Technology (essay by Megan Smith and Mary Grove)
  • MSNBC: Why women entrepreneurs are the future of tech
  • The Aerogram: Read Excerpts From Innovating Women by Vivek Wadwha & Farai Chideya 
  • Boston Globe BetaBoston: Vivek Wadhwa Still Fearless on the Issue of Women in Tech
  • VentureBeat: Women are the Great Disruptors (essay by Whitney Johnson)
  • Fast Company: Calling Silicon Valley Out On Its Gender Problem
  • Stanford report: The technology industry needs more women innovators, Stanford expert says
  • Quartz: Five ways to fight sexism in your startup
  • Wall Street Journal: Vivek Wadhwa Part 1, Inside Silicon Valley’s Boys Club
  • Wall Street Journal:  Vivek Wadhwa  Part 2, Changing Silicon Valley’s Frat Boy Culture
  • WRAL Tech Wire: Fury’ at discrimination drives ‘Innovating Women’ book by Vivek Wadhwa
  • Huffington Post: An Ode to the Innovating Women of Technology
  • Huffington Post: Women Are Thriving in Tech — Why Are They Still Invisible?
  • India Abroad (2-page spread): Demolishing the Myth of Meritocracy
  • Babette Ten Haken blog:  Innovating Women – No More Stacked Decks Please
  • Fox Business (video): Silicon Valley a Boy’s Club?
  • Inc.: A Progress Report on Silicon Valley’s Gender Problem
  • Knowledge@Wharton: Where are all the Women? The Changing Face of Technology 
  • India West: Innovating Women Book Review, Vivek Wadhwa Interview
  • San Francisco Business Times: Vivek Wadhwa and Twitter CEO Dick Costolo on diversity in tech
  • Hindustan Times (India): Vivek Wadhwa attacks Silicon Valley’s gender bias in new book

Some of the many Innovating Women featured in the book

Women in Book