Atomic Object to Support Girl Develop It: Ann Arbor with Sponsorship of 3rd Anniversary Fundraiser
ANN ARBOR, MI — The Ann Arbor Chapter of Girl Develop It is pleased to announce Atomic Object as a Gold Sponsor for their 3rd Year Anniversary Fundraiser.
Atomic Object has supported Girl Develop It Ann Arbor’s efforts in the tech community from the group’s very beginnings, offering up their downtown space on a monthly basis as a venue for presentations, panel discussions, and hands-on workshops.
“We support efforts that help address the lack of gender diversity in our industry generally. Girl Develop It is a great organization that attracts a lot of talent, giving a lot of time generously, and we’re delighted to be a small part of that.” -Carl Erickson, Atomic Object CEO and Co-Founder
The event will take place on Thursday, June 29th, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at The Forge by Pillar located at 301 E. Liberty St., Suite 700 in Ann Arbor.
Tickets are $25.00 per person and may be purchased in advance at http://bit.ly/A2GDIParty or at the door. All proceeds will continue to provide development opportunities to women in the community.
About Atomic Object:
At Atomic Object, their passion is to build great software and find better ways of doing it. Atomic Object employees are early pioneers and continue to innovate with agile software development practices such as pair programming and test-driven, iterative development. They are considered to be at the forefront of integrating user experience (UX) design with the agile development process.
For more information, visit: http://atomicobject.com
About Girl Develop It:
Girl Develop It (GDI) is a nonprofit organization that exists to provide affordable and accessible programs to women who want to learn web and software development through mentorship and hands-on instruction.
Their vision is to create a network of empowered women who feel confident in their abilities to code and build beautiful web and mobile applications. By teaching women around the world from diverse backgrounds to learn software development, we can help women improve their careers and confidence in their everyday lives.
Since launching in June of 2014, the Ann Arbor chapter of GDI has held over 100 events and has grown to over 2200 members — each month holding various workshops, presentations and social events to support the organization’s mission.
For more information about the Ann Arbor chapter or to see a schedule of upcoming events, visit the chapter page at http://www.gdiannarbor.com/.