A person can become a great leader and it should never depend on gender. The leadership skills and abilities of a person must depend on their personal strengths as well as their own personality traits. Women who are strong and empowered tend to have the ability to lead differently and effectively in the world that we are in today. A great example of this would be Jana Messerschmidt who currently works at a company named Lightspeed Venture Partners. She has expertise when it comes to being a business professional and has served several leadership positions in various companies.
A Successful Career
Before working for Lightspeed Venture Partners, she was able to work as the Vice President of Global Business Development and Platform with one of the world’s largest social media networking site known as Twitter last 2016. In addition to this, she also became the Director of Business Development at another popular media service known as Netflix. Jana Messerschmidt has experienced roles such as platform marketing and strategy, enterprise sales, partner engineering, and so much more. She was able to start and establish her career right after she graduated. She graduated college with a degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois.
Jana Messerschmidt or commonly known as Jana Lightspeed has always been on the business side of technology. Her entire career has been revolving around technology and business. The company is very grateful to have a notable person like Jana to be working for them because she is driven and motivated in every work that she does. She has been contributing her own brilliant ideas to Lightspeed and is part of the consumer team.
Aside from investing, Jana Lightspeed aims to continuously create a community, help in diversifying networks, and promoting and influencing the women who are in technology just like her.