Eva Goicochea is a New York-based creative strategist and the co-founder and CEO of Maude, a startup making minimalist sex essentials for everyone. The genderless company is an inclusive, unisex brand that is changing the sexual wellness conversation for the next generation of consumers. Eva has also worked on the agency side for clients including ADIDAS Y-3 and SLVR. She has also worked as a content creator and strategist with Vanity Fair, Virgin Atlantic, Herschel Supply Co., amongst many others. She is also the co-founder of Tinker Watch Co., an independent, innovative watchmaker with the mission of making high-quality, attainable and minimal watches. Eva is a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology with an Associate's of Applied Sciences, Advertising and Marketing Communications. She has a Bachelor's from California State University-Sacramento in Organizational Communications.
The panel discussed the qualities of ideal leadership and how diversity can be attained for a better functioning workplace. This diversity starts with the understanding that the tech industry’s influence has expanded far beyond tech-related mediums.