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Just in time for the 2017 AISES National Conference! Join IBM for the September 7th webinar designed to help you build your personal brand when meeting with potential colleges and employers.
Who are you? How do you share that with mentors, networks and potential employers? These are the core questions we hope to help you answer in "Building Your Personal Brand," an interactive 45-minute webinar that will help you understand how to identify and share your "personal brand."
High School Students, College Students, Early Professionals and AISES members.
Laura graduated from SJSU in 1986. She is currently the Vice President of the Systems Services Center of Competency and Sales where she is responsible for leading a global sales organization that drives a major portion of IBM’s business worldwide. Her previous roles include vice president for IBM Storage Systems, where she drove client success and delivered high value integrated solutions with IBM storage capabilities. Additionally, she was responsible for the worldwide storage portfolio investment and business. Prior to that, she led the IBM Growth Markets unit as VP of Storage Sales, based out of Shanghai, responsible for 149 countries and driving over $1 billion in sales annually.
Ms. Guio is a recognized leader in the San Jose community. She serves as the senior location executive for IBM Silicon Valley and the IBM senior state executive for California. This position provides leadership for IBM in the community, linking corporate citizenship and employee engagement activities with strategic IBM initiatives. She is a member of the board of directors for the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. She has served on the board of directors for the San José Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce, and San Jose’s “Talent Task Force”, which she helped establish with the mayor of San José. She has also held leadership positions with the Bay Area Science and Innovation Consortium, and the Silicon Valley CIO forum. She helped launch IBM Silicon Valley’s Exploring Interest in Technology and Engineering summer camp, which promotes STEM careers among middle school youth. In 2004, Ms. Guio received the YWCA Tribute to Women in Industry award. Laura was born and has lived most of her life in the Bay Area, and has raised her 3 children here.