WISE - San Francisco

Taking Ownership of Your Career in Sales

Heather Akuiyibo

Heather Akuiyibo
VP of Sales

Kate McMahon

Kate McMahon
Senior Director of Sales

Lauren Schwartz

Lauren Schwartz
Head of Enterprise Sales, West


Tue. June 25, 6pm

350 Rhode Island St Ste. 400S

San Francisco, CA

About WISE

WISE is a digital platform dedicated to developing the next generation of female sales leaders. Our mission is to combine the best of online and offline career resources to connect members, share knowledge, and grow community.

We run quarterly leadership events with amazing speakers who provide thought leadership on top-of-mind topics from the community.


Event Details

We’re excited to feature panelists who have extensive experience growing their careers at high growth startups.

Our discussion will focus on tactical ways to advance in your career by identifying gaps in your organization that you can solve, finding your voice as a leader and building your mentor network. 

Please note: 

Audio transcripts, videos and photos will be taken at the event. As an attendee or panelist, you acknowledge that recordings, videos and photos will be taken and that such recordings, videos and photos may be used for promotional or marketing purposes, including on our website and social media channels. If you do not consent to your photo, audio recording or video being taken, please notify us prior to the event.


NO AGENCY RECRUITERS as per sponsors’ request.

Guests must be 21+. Please bring ID + ticket to event.

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Heather Akuiyibo
Heather Akuiyibo    

Heather is the VP of Sales at Databricks. Databricks provides a Unified Analytics Platform that accelerates innovation by unifying data science, engineering and business. Previously she held sales leadership roles at Zendesk and Bloomspot.

Kate McMahon
Kate McMahon    

Kate is the Senior Director of Sales at Zendesk. Zendesk’s powerful and flexible customer service and engagement platform scales to meet the needs of any business, from startups and small businesses to growth companies and enterprises. Previously she held sales leadership roles at Rearden Commerce and Coupa Software.

Lauren Schwartz
Lauren Schwartz    

Lauren is the Head of Enterpise Sales at Segment. Segment provides the customer data infrastructure that helps businesses put their customers first. Previously she held sales leadership roles at Google.


6:00 – 6:30


Drinks and Snacks

6:30 – 7:30

Panel Discussion


– Heather Akuiyibo @ Databricks

– Kate McMahon @ Zendesk

– Lauren Schwartz @ Segment

7:30 – 8:00



8:00 – 8:30


Drinks and Snacks

Where and when

Samsara, 350 Rhode Island St Ste. 400S, San Francisco, CA 94103

Tuesday, June 25 @ 6pm

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