Navigating Tech Careers: From Sociology Degree to Director of Sales 

Navigating Tech Careers: From Sociology Degree to Director of Sales 
Gabe Moncayo

Curious about the life and journey of becoming a Director of Sales in Tech? What's it all about?

Join us for an evening of networking and an informative discussion with Carthele Kelly, the Director of Sales Development at Zenefits.

This talk focuses on what it's like to work and succeed in the rapidly growing technology sector even if you are coming from a different background.

Meet the Speaker: Carthele Kelly

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Carthele Kelly is a Pittsburgh native living in beautiful downtown Oakland. He works as the Director of Sales Development at Zenefits and has 7 years of industry experience. That experience ranges from data aggregation to consumer technologies. Currently, he leads Sales Development for Zenefits mid-market and enterprise offering. Carthele has a degree in Sociology from Princeton University. But in the end...How much does sociology and sales have in common? A whole lot more than you may think, actually.



6:00pm - 6:30pm Registration, Networking and Refreshments

6:30pm - 6:40pm Introduction

6:40pm - 7:20pm Discussion and Audience Q&A

7:20pm - 8:00pm Continue Networking


Refreshments will be served


If you want to get into tech sales, this event is for you!  


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