Posts by: Stephanie Harris

Stephanie Harris is Marketing Manager at Venga where she manages event logistics, content and collateral creation, marketing metrics, blog and social media, SEO, and client appreciation initiatives. She holds a BA in Global Studies, a BA in Japanese, and an MBA in International Business.

Posts by: Talia Baruch

Talia is a Silicon Valley International Product and Growth Executive, making products make sense in the global multicultural marketplace. She has 20 years’ experience heading internationalization, localization, international product management, and global growth strategy at Google, LinkedIn, and SurveyMonkey. Prior, Talia lead Starbuck’s brand entry in MENA, and optimized VMware’s product fit in LATAM. In 2017, Talia founded Yewser, helping companies accelerate global growth ground up, adding the culture/country factors in product behaviorism to optimize user journey experience on key funnels, winning local markets adoption on a global scale. Yewser weaves cultural and regional factors in CX, UX and BX to shape customer decision making and lifecycle from discoverability, engagement, conversion, to retention and brand loyalty in new markets. Talia is also an Entrepreneurship Advisor at the Google Accelerator for Applied Machine Learning innovation startups in Emerging Markets, and Co-Founder of GlobalSaké, a non-profit organization, creating a collective cross-border, cross-culture community of industry leaders for knowledge share. Talia is a regular speaker at international conferences (LocWorld in Berlin, Dublin, Silicon Valley, TAUS, Product Tank), teaches the MBA program at Middlebury Institute of International Studies in Monterey, and trains Google’s portfolio startups at the Google Accelerator international campuses.