There’s a Shocking Lack of Women in Tech — Debbie Sterling Wants to Change That
Debbie Sterling is the founder and CEO of Goldieblox, a line of toys out to disrupt “the pink aisle” with tech toys for girls. It was Debbie’s own experience as an engineering student at Stanford University that woke her up to the shocking lack of women in tech.
As an engineering student at Stanford University, Debbie Sterling was shocked at the lack of girl graduates in science, tech, math, and engineering fields. So she set out to create GoldieBlox, a line of toys that encourages young girls to become engineers. In doing so, she set off a whole movement in the toy industry of how we market toys to girls. Click play to hear Debbie’s incredible story!