Nicole Yeary

Nicole is Founder of Ms.Tech, a social impact focused membership organization with a community that provides women in innovative companies and technology ventures, the inspiration, knowledge, and connections to raise the bar and reach new possibilities. Nicole and her team encourage women to develop entrepreneurial management thinking, educated risk taking, creative problem solving, and inspirational, supportive leadership for their teams, organizations, and businesses through education, mentorship, networking, and information sharing.

Nicole has worked with Fortune 500 companies, like Progressive and UnitedHealthcare insurance companies, amounting to over fifteen years of Marketing, New Business Development, Service, Sales, Learning Development and Team Management experience. She serves on several advisory boards and is a member of the Board of Directors for Yellow Tractor Project.

Nicole is a member of Social Enterprise Alliance, Internet Society, OpenID, Clever Girls 1000, recognized as one of Today’s Chicago Woman’s Most Inspirational Women, Emerging Leader, Industry Entrepreneur Award as a 2014 MAFA Masters Honoree, and recognized by Huffington Post, Women In Tech. With a focus on seeing that more women secure the resources they need, Nicole is focused on growing Ms.Tech – a group boasting some of the most talented women in tech, digital media and technology related fields, recognized on 2014 Crain’s Guide to Networking as one of Six Great Tech Groups, “practically guaranteed to commune with the scene’s best and brightest.”