Everyday, women are making influential contributions to society on a local and global scale. Every industry, milestone, workplace, or mindset is affected by the power of a women’s mind, energy, and passion; while some areas may lack a significant female presence, the forces felt by a few continue to bridge the gender equality gap.
Each of us is inspired, nurtured, and empowered by strong women within our lives; mentors, mothers, and thought leaders break barriers through passion, determination, and confidence that can only be taught by example. In honor of International Women’s Day, we are proud to highlight women within the real estate industry and KoaWare family that define the modern woman, and strive to inspire those around them.
Women are sparsely represented in today’s technological landscape, yet inspiring dreamers continue to grow these numbers, and incite change. The majority of brokerages are founded and run by men, but everyday we see more leadership roles being earned by women. Women rights are human rights, and gender equality in the workplace is a basic, given right.
As a company co-founded by a woman, we are proud to champion, inspire, and support equal opportunities in the workplace. “Koa” is the hawaiian word for “bold, brave, and fearless” – everything we wanted the brand and platform to embody. By extension, we want these characteristics for ourselves, employees, and customers, men and women alike.
Today, and everyday, we thank the strong, compassionate, and badass women in our lives. This week, we’ll introduce just a few of those around us, so be sure to check in for some inspiration.
Our featured women links will be updated daily throughout the week. Click the link or image to read more!
It’s been twelve days since vendors broke down their booths, and the last footsteps at agents, brokers, and technology enthusiasts, pattered away from the Marriott Marquis in New York City. The