Cambridge, MA: Today, inbound marketing software company, HubSpot Inc., celebrated female employees who have recently been recognized for outstanding work and promise in the inbound marketing industry by attending Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In book tour breakfast in Boston. Among the 90+ women from HubSpot who attended the event, as well as the executive team, was Ellie Mirman, recognized on SLMA’s 20 Women to Watch in Sales Lead Management, Anum Hussain, a 2013 B2B Marketing Rising Star, and Laura Fitton, co-author of Twitter for Dummies and one of Forbes’ Top 20 Women Social Media Influencers. A large group of HubSpot employees attended the event, where Sandberg discussed her new book “Lean In,” to celebrate and support women pursuing leadership roles in the workplace.
Fitton, who oversees HubSpot’s Influencer Relations, says, “HubSpot is home to so many talented, innovative women who we can’t wait to watch over the next few years. We are thrilled to have had the opportunity for women at HubSpot to hear Sheryl speak on breaking down obstacles for women to become leaders.” HubSpot CTO and co-founder, Dharmesh Shah, says, “HubSpot has always employed brilliant women who are innovators in marketing and technology. We thank Sheryl Sandberg for teaching us how HubSpot, and business leaders everywhere, can build better companies as platforms for women to excel. We look forward to applying the kinds of innovative practices that have helped us revolutionize marketing to recruit, retain, cultivate and promote women in the workplace.”
*Photo features (left to right) Hannah Fleishman & Anum Hussain of HubSpot, Debi Kleiman of MITX, and Laura Fitton of HubSpot