What We Do

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DDN’s live events in Los Angeles, New York and Silicon Valley, as well as our Annual Conference, touch thousands of diverse tech professionals during the year. Through our online webinars, Career Center and weekly newsletter, we provide information, professional development, recruitment and pipeline development programs to everyone—regardless of location.

Our Activities Include:

Advocacy

Serves as a catalyst for increasing diversity at all levels and within all sectors—both corporate and entrepreneurial–of digital media and technology

Leadership Development

Provides industry education, networking opportunities and resources to enable diverse talent to achieve their professional goals

Encouraging Innovation

Fosters new ideas for creativity, product development and talent management among entrepreneurs and companies, alike

Recruitment

Provides a variety of opportunities for sponsoring companies to network and engage with top talent

Reward & Recognition

Acknowledges the contributions of underrepresented ethnic groups, i.e., Black and Latino, in the tech industry with “40 Under 40: Tech Diversity – Silicon Valley” awards program — launched in 2015 in partnership with
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