Great article. Authentic, honest and revealing. The more women write, post and tweet about their experience, the more it will improve. Contunious and incremental change is better than any “great leap forward. ” Keep the pressure on and look for any small edge you can to improve the status quo for women.
Engineer’s have never done it on their own and success has never been about the “software” but the whole firm as a system. Everybody in your start up is important. I suppose it is always easier been for me to tell the engineer to get to the back of the line and apologize so I’ll not be prescriptive here and keep the focus on your poignant theme.