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Jessica Santana

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#144-How to Rock a Start-Up NPO with Evin Robinson and Jessica Santana

Nonprofit Lowdown

Join me and my two friends, Evin and Jessica of America on Tech, to discuss their success as start-up founders.  Evin and Jessica are best friends and co-founders of a fast-growing organization that scaled from idea to national nonprofit in only seven years.  They discuss their lessons learned, what they wish they had done differently and how they were able to build hype from the beginning.  Learn how they their background in tech informed their start-up strategy and what is next for this dynamic duo.   For more about America on Tech, visit: https://www.americaontech.org/ --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/nonprofitlowdown/support


19 Jul 2021

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Ep. 4 - Jessica Santana

Teach the Geek Podcast

Jessica am an entrepreneur, technologist, writer and philanthropist who is passionate about people, products and building community. In 2014, she co-founded New York On Tech (NYOT) with her best friend, which is an organization that creates pathways for underrepresented students into degrees and careers in tech.  She has contributed to Huffington Post, Univision and LinkedIn. In her work, she has served as an advisor to 50+ early stage start-ups, small businesses, and non-profits.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app


8 Dec 2019

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Jessica Santana // CEO of America On Tech

Disruptors for GOOD | Social Entrepreneurs

In Episode 17 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Jessica Santana, the Co-founder and CEO of America On Tech on how she is using her journey in technology to bring low income students the skills needed to change their future.Jessica is a graduate of Syracuse University with degrees in Accounting and Information Technology. In 2014, she co-founded New York on Tech(now America on Tech), an organization that creates pathways for students into degrees and careers in tech.Her work has been featured in media outlets such as Forbes, CNN and Huffington Post and have forged partnerships that reach students in all five boroughs of NYC. Jessica has spoken to over 50 different audiences including TechCrunch, Google for Entrepreneurs, the White House, and been named a Forbes 30 Under 30, Wells Fargo Millennial Activist, Ashoka / American Express Emerging Innovator, and a World Economic Forum Global Shaper.Prior to NYOT, Jessica worked as a technology consultant for global brands that include Accenture and Deloitte. She also completed the JPMorganChase Global Enterprise Technology Leadership program and was recognized as a Deloitte Future Leaders Apprentice and a Morgan Stanley Emerging Leader.Check out:ImpactInvestor.io - Discover impact investors from around the world.Podcast Made with TransistorPodcast cover design Made with CanvaBuild amazing web platforms with Webflow


24 Jul 2019

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NCG Ep. 58 - Why Tech Matters w/ Jessica Santana

Non-Corporate Girls

Jessica Santana is the woman with the plan to help under-served communities have access to the tech space. New York on Tech is a non-profit organization creating pathways for students, to help inspire degrees and careers in technology and innovation. The @NonCorporateGirls speak to Jessica about the inception of how such an organization came to be and what she would do with $100,000 in funding. Jessica's #ObsessedWith is Yvonne Orji of HBO's Insecure. Listen in to learn more about how you can inspire the next Arlan Hamilton or Beatriz Acevedo.Follow, Comment, Like and Share via our social channels @noncorporategirl. Have something to share, a topic you want us to weigh on, someone you want to shout out? We love hearing from you so feel free to send us a note to noncorporategirls@gmail.com--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/non-corporate-girls/support


5 Nov 2018

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Jessica Santana and Evin Floyd Robinson

Spark Chat

Jessica and Evin are the co-founders and Executive Directors of New York on Tech and during this episode of the podcast, we are so lucky to be join be these amazing guests. We chat about the role technology played in their upbringing, New York on Tech programs, lessons learned from starting your own organization and so much more!


24 Oct 2018

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Evin Robinson & Jessica Santana. New York on Tech Live at Black tech Week. SZN 3 Ep. 64

Driven Society Podcast

As natives of Brooklyn, New York, Evin Robinson and Jessica Santana are both the co-founders of New York on Tech. The mission of New York on Tech is to prepare the next generation of technology leaders emerging from New York City by creating pathways for students to thrive in technology and innovation.In this episode of our Driven Minds Podcast, Evin and Jessica chat with us about artificial intelligence, business challenges, mentorship, and the future of work.Listen here: SoundCloud and iTunes.What did you think? Send us a tweet!Share the episode with a friend that needs the inspiration and thank us later!​--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/drivensocietypodcast/support


11 Jun 2018

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EP 33: How to Use Technology to Beat the Odds Ft. Forbes 30 Under 30 Jessica Santana

The Path Less Traveled Series with Neffy Anderson: Entrepreneurship | Business | Millennials

Forbes 30 Under 30 New York On Tech Co-Founder Jessica Santana details leaving a 6 figure job for entrepreneurship, creating opportunities for minorities and making the Forbes list at The Path Less Traveled Series' live taping at the 31st annual NAMIC conference. Find more content like this on my site: http://www.neffyanderson.com FAQs Watch past episodes: http://bit.ly/1r6k9Qd Recommend someone to be on the show: http://bit.ly/TPLTRF Work with me: http://www.neffyanderson.com/services/ Credits Creator, Producer, and Host: Neffy Anderson Videographer: New York Marriott Marquis Hotel Connect with me across social http://www.instagram.com/neffyanderson http://www.twitter.com/neffyanderson http://www.facebook.com/neffyanderson


16 Jan 2018

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Ep 53:From Brooklyn to Forbes 30 under 30 w/Evin Robinson & Jessica Santana, Founders of NYOT

The Minority Trailblazer Podcast with Greg E. Hill

Evin Robinson & Jessica Santana, share their story from Brooklyn, NY to Forbes 30 under 30. As the leaders of one of the countries emerging social enterprises we dig into their stories & business. This highly practical interview is humorous, direct, and a must listen for entrepreneurs and free thinkers alike.Find NYOT Here:Web: www.newyorkontech.org/Instagram: www.instagram.com/newyorkontech/Facebook: www.facebook.com/newyorkontechTwitter: twitter.com/newyorkontechLinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/new-york-on-tech

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27 Jan 2017

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The Empowering Force of Education with Jessica Santana Founder of New York on Tech

Cult of Startup Podcast

Today’s guest is Jessica Santana, who is the co-founder of New York on Tech, a startup where it is there mission to prepare the next generation of technology leaders. Jessica is a great example of leaving corporate to pursue a startup. And what makes her story so interesting is that her experiences working as a minority in corporate inspired her to develop New York on Tech. Not to mention her parents are immigrants that came here to help their family achieve the American dream. We cover the topics such as: The gig economy and why parents should be paying more attention to it. How the education system is broken simply based on the fact they limit students by not offering enough hands on learning. The need for students to be exposed and inspired by potential opportunities that they have post graduation. In the long run, why skills matter the most over the theoretical learning? How to create a business model in ed tech? And much much more. Give a shout out to Jessica on social media twitter: @JessWorldwide or her startup website: http://www.newyorkontech.org/ Thank you as always for listening, you guys are the best. Enjoy!


8 Jul 2016