Tery Spataro shares her memories of getting online, learning to code, and developing her first corporate website, for Reebok in 1995. She gives praise to the women and men that inspired her, had the patience to teach and believe in her. Among the people she is grateful for helping her along the way is Caroline Kavanagh, Jerry Nevins, Courtney Pulitzer, …
First Memories: Aliza Sherman
Aliza Sherman shares her memories about her first encounters with computers and the Internet including founding Cybergrrl, Inc. and Webgrrls International. Aliza’s first computer was the Amstrad 1640. She pays tribute to Stacy Horn, of ECHONYC.
First memories: Eleanor Haas
IN THE BEGINNING Somehow, I knew intuitively the Internet was the future as soon as I heard about it in the mid-90s. But what was it? News media were no help. Business friends thought I was crazy. Except one, a former client of my management consulting firm named Laura Berland. She had become an entrepreneur and was in the process …
First memories: Courtney Pulitzer
Courtney Pulitzer remembering the early days of digital, technology and the internet. Courtney talks about getting online, and her first experience coding. She pays tribute to Stacy Horn, ECHONYC and Aliza Sherman.
Celebrating Women’s History Month 2015
In celebration of Women’s History Month, I asked the members of the Women’s Internet History project provide a minute or more video, reflecting on a story to share about their experiences being women working, participating, contributing to digital and technology, and their early days of the internet prior to the year 2000.