NCWIT’s Regional Initiatives bundle research-backed programs and practices to increase the local participation of women and girls in tech fields and careers. To understand local computing ecosystems, and cater content and programming to needs on the ground, NCWIT partners with community stakeholders to build awareness, inspire participation, and connect women to like-minded peers, role models, and opportunities.
Colin Bodell serves as the Chief Technology Officer of Bazaarvoice where he is responsible for accelerating global technological innovation in support of Bazaarvoice’s ambitious growth objectives.
Prior to joining Bazaarvoice, Bodell was a Vice President of Engineering at Shopify, working to scale their Shopify Plus platform, and delivering sophisticated solutions to Shopify’s largest merchants. Prior to that, he served as CTO at multiple organizations, including Groupon, American Eagle Outfitters, and Time Inc. He also held several VP positions at Amazon over his eight year tenure. He is a Trustee for AnitaB.org (formerly the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology). He is an advisor to several pre-IPO companies. Bodell has been awarded 11 patents by the USPTO.