Jessica Powell is an author, former vice president of communications for Google, and served on the company's management team.
In these live interviews from the 2019 Code Conference, Casey Newton first talks to Instagram boss Adam Mosseri and Facebook's head of AR and VR, Andrew "Boz" Bosworth; then; later in the show, he interviews three former tech insiders: former Googler Jessica Powell, ex-Facebooker Antonio García-Martínez, and Twitter/Google veteran Nicole Wong. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Kathryn interviews Former Google VP of Communications Jessica Powell, author of “The Big Disruption: A Totally Fictional But Essentially True Silicon Valley Story.” As a tech lover and loather who ran Google's global communications team, Jessica Powell sheds light on what it’s like to be a woman working in the male-dominated Silicon Valley culture and why she decided to leave. Powell is the author of Literary Paris and has been published in The Guardian, The NY Times, WIRED, and Medium. Kathryn also interviews Founder of Grief Solutions Joanne Steen MS NCC, author of “WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU: A Survival Guide for Gold Star Parents and Those Who Support Them.” As a widow of a naval aviator, Steen’s personal experience along with her training in crisis management enables her to effectively address many of the thorniest issues that confront Gold Star parents. Steen is a board-certified counselor and the founder of Grief Solutions, a training company on grief, loss and resilience.
Megan Morrone speaks with Jessica Powell, Google's former VP of Communications and author of The Big Disruption: A Totally Fictional But Essentially True Silicon Valley Story. They discuss how she came about to writing this satirical novel about tech, becoming Medium's first print book, the impact of Silicon Valley's monoculture, and more. Buy 'The Big Disruption': https://amzn.to/2K4o1EW Host: Megan Morrone Guest: Jessica Powell Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/triangulation.
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Location
San Francisco, California, United States of America
Episode Count
3
Podcast Count
3
Total Airtime
1 hour, 57 minutes