By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 in New York City, PITCH NYC 2012 Conference & Competition will be hosted by experience reporters Seema Mody from CNBC in the morning. In the afternon, New Tech City’s Manoush Zomorodi will be hosting the afternoon sessions at the conference.
About the PITCH NYC hosts:
Our PITCH NYC 2012 morning host Seema Mody (pictured, left) is a CNBC reporter. Before, she was a reporter at CNBC in Mumbai, India where she co-anchored two programs, Power Breakfast and After the Bell, as well as co-producd and anchored other special features in Mumbai. Currently, she reports on several CNBC shows including Street Signs, Closing Bell and the Kudlow Report. She focuses on the biotechnology and pharmaceutical fields.
Our PITCH NYC 2012 afternoon host Manoush Zomorodi (pictured, right) is a reporter at New Tech City, a new segment on WNYC covering how New York’s tech boom is changing the way we live. She works with non-profits like Human Rights Watch and the Council on Foreign Relations on their multimedia strategies. Previously, she reported and produced for BBC News and Reuters Television. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, NY1 reporter and anchor Josh Robin, and their two kids.
Catch our hosts in action at PITCH NYC 2012 Conference & Competition. You can still get a ticket to join us on November 14 – see the full list of speakers, judges, mentors, community leaders – and check out the agenda for the day of learning, networking and inspiration.
Women 2.0 readers: Who are you most excited to see at PITCH NYC 2012 Conference & Competition? Let us know in the comments.
Angie Chang is Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder of Women 2.0, a media company offering content, community and conferences for aspiring and current women innovators in technology. Our mission is to increase the number of female founders of technology startups with inspiration, information and education through our platform. Previously, Angie held roles in product management and web UI design. Angie holds a B.A. in English and Social Welfare from UC Berkeley. Follow her on Twitter at @thisgirlangie.