Carly Bigi '17 is the Founder and CEO of Laws of Motion, an AI sizing technology company that helps customers know their size when shopping online and helps solve the $1T e-comm return crisis for apparel brands.
Born and raised in Houston, TX, Carly grew up with deep roots in the NASA community and a passion for math and science. Prior to starting Laws of Motion, Carly was a consultant at Deloitte.
Shannon Bracken joined Vista Equity Partners in 2015 and is currently a member of the private equity Flagship team. Ms. Bracken currently sits on the boards of Drift, EagleView, Mindbody, Pipedrive, Pluralsight, Quickbase and Salesloft. Ms. Bracken was also actively involved in the firm’s investments in Finastra, Khoros, Marketo, Tripleseat and Vivid Seats (NASDAQ: SEAT). Ms. Bracken was named one of Buyouts’ 10 Standout Women in Private Equity in 2021.
Lecturer in the Discipline of Management in the Faculty of Business
Ashli Carter is a Lecturer in the Management Division at Columbia Business School. Currently, she teaches topics in leadership, negotiations, and cultivating a growth mindset in the MBA and Executive Education programs, as well as for CBS administrators and staff. Prior to joining CBS faculty, she taught MBA and undergraduate courses in leadership and professional ethics at NYU Stern where she was an Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow of Management and Organizations.
Shar Caesar Douglas is an award-winning marketing executive known for building global digital communities from the ground up. Named to Ad Age’s 40 Under 40 list in 2021, Shar is currently the Global Artist Marketing Lead for TIDAL (NYSE: SQ), a global music and entertainment streaming platform creating a sustainable, artist-first and fan-centric business model for the music industry. Her team cultivates the artist community internationally, building integrated programs and marketing campaigns that empower artists.
Senior Vice President of Entertainment Product, Technology, Product & Experience
Jeanine Heck ’07 is a Senior Vice President of Entertainment Product in the Technology Product & Experience (TPX) organization of Comcast Cable. In this role, she is leading the company’s efforts to connect customers to streaming content via a global entertainment technology platform. She oversees the product teams behind X1, Flex, and XClass as well as the data services that power them like metadata, search, personalization, and media analytics.
Amy Kadomatsu is the Chief Executive Officer of COMPLY. As a global market leader in regulatory compliance solutions, COMPLY combines the power of regulatory technology, services and education to empower Chief Compliance Officers (CCOs) and compliance professionals to easily navigate the regulatory landscape. Under Amy’s stewardship, COMPLY attracted a $120m investment from K1 Investment Management in 2021 alongside prior investor Vista Equity Partners and has completed three subsequent acquisitions.
Laura Kornhauser is the Co-founder and CEO of Stratyfy, an AI and machine learning (ML) Fintech helping financial institutions improve the quality of their decisions to drive more profitable and equitable business outcomes. With over two decades as a financial services leader, she has worked with FIs, technology providers, and regulators to advocate for the use of transparent, responsible AI/ML in the financial sector.
Sallie Krawcheck’s professional mission is to help women reach their financial and professional goals, thus enabling them to live better lives and unleashing a positive ripple effect for our families, our communities and our economy. She is the CEO and co-founder of Ellevest, a digital-first, mission-driven investment platform for women. Ellevest is one of the fastest growing digital investment platforms, and one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 100 Brilliant Ideas. Ms.
As Chief Marketing Officer, Alison Lindland leads Marketing, Brand, and Corporate Communications, as well as a team of vertical practice leaders who deliver technical solutions to solve our clients’ most critical business challenges with Movable Ink software. Alison is proud to be the founder of Movable Pink, the women's employee network.
Jane Mosbacher Morris founded TO THE MARKET with a vision of democratizing access to the global supply chain and providing makers worldwide with the economic empowerment that comes from safe, dignified, fairly paid work. She previously served as the Director of Humanitarian Action for the McCain Institute for International Leadership and worked in the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Counterterrorism and the Secretary's Office of Global Women's Issues.
Cory Munchbach, a seasoned leader at the intersection of marketing and technology, serves as the Chief Executive Officer of BlueConic, a pioneering customer data platform. Cory's journey to the helm of BlueConic is a testament to her deep understanding of the marketing technology landscape. Prior to assuming the role of CEO in 2023, Cory held various positions over eight years with BlueConic after joining the startup from Forrester Research. At Forrester, she covered business and consumer technology trends and the fast-moving marketing tech landscape.
Alicia Syrett is the Founder of Madam Chair, a collaborative group of 250+ female Chairs and Lead Directors of publicly-traded companies, which represents over 35% of the women who hold these leadership roles in the US. She has made it her mission to connect female Chairs and Lead Directors to support each other and to increase the number of women at the highest levels of corporate leadership.