Angeliki (Kiki) Athanassoulias

Angeliki (Kiki) Athanassoulias

Kiki currently works as the Director of Marketing at Meal Garden. I met her once last year when our former Entrepreneurship professor asked us back to her class to speak about our experiences in the startup world. We instantly bonded over both our achievements and the similar challenges we had faced, so I was excited to connect with her to hear about her difficult decision to pivot in her career and the resulting positive impact this change has had on her life. I truly admire her drive and believe she will continue to achieve great things in the years to come!

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Wendy Foster

Wendy Foster

Wendy currently works as the Data Science Manager at Wattpad. For me, she has always been a force to be reckoned with, known for her candor, determination, and hard work. She is a strong advocate of feminism and diversity, and has in many ways pushed me to explore beyond my scope of expertise for which I am eternally grateful! I was excited to hear more about her unconventional journey into the world of Data Science, the various challenges she continues to overcome, and her thoughts on the ongoing fight for equality.
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Fernanda Cunha

Fernanda Cunha

Fernanda doubles as part of the Community Support Team and the International team at Wattpad. I met her about a year ago, on the first day I started working at Wattpad. I have had the pleasure of sharing a work space (and many, many morning coffees) with her where we have discussed  a variety of things, including life, career, relationships, and our mutual love for fashion. She was the second person I told about this blog idea and so featuring her as my first interviewee was a no-brainer. What I find inspiring about her is her resilience and thirst for learning. I was honored to chat with her about her move to Canada, exploring various career options, and her thoughts on tradition as a barrier to advancement for women.
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