Part 1: Women in Web3 Leading The Tech Industry
The women in Web3 are not only constructing and innovating in this new technical environment but also doing it in a male-dominated and tricky business. Women are underrepresented among Web3’s founders and industry leaders at present.
Forbes referred to her as the “Queen of the Clubhouse.”
Swan Sit was the global head of digital marketing for Nike, Estée Lauder, and Revlon. She has expertise in both the business and artistic sectors. Forbes has dubbed her “the Queen of Clubhouse” since 3.7 million people are currently seeing her content.She is a consultant for Web3 and NFTs and has worked on several platforms and countless projects, including Adidas x Bored Ape Yacht Club x GMoney x Punks Comic, Gary Vaynerchuk, Paris Hilton, BFF, Boss Beauties, and Cool Cats. Swan was recognized as one of the Top 100 Community Leaders by NFT Now in 2022 because she is one of the most in-demand female NFT speakers.
Swan is also an expert in assisting conventional businesses to enter the Web3 space and Web3 initiatives to grow into companies. She serves as a public board director for Edgewell and Novabay and is a consultant for AF Ventures and AFAQ SPAC. She is also the Chief Marketing Officer and Co-Founder of Ani Energy, founded by TikTok stars Josh Richards and Bryce Hall.
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STEPN is a Web3 lifestyle application for health and fitness in which players buy shoes in the form of NFTs to log their outside runs and earn GST (the game’s utility token, Green Satoshi), which can be sold for cash or used to level up in the app. Shiti Manghani is the chief marketing officer of STEPN.
Through token incentives and community service, STEPN encourages its users to engage in regular physical activity and improve their overall fitness. STEPN, characterized as “Strava meets Pokémon Go,” intends to motivate millions of people to live better lifestyles while linking them to Web3.
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Numerous industry professionals predict that women will spearhead the next wave of widespread adoption. When you examine what transpired in the retail industry, you will see that women were primarily responsible for the switch to online shopping. It is anticipated that women will benefit from the widespread use of this technology, both in terms of employment creation and how the technology assists them. A few potential approaches are: obtaining a digital wallet, reading a white paper, and creating your first line of code. There are several possible consequences. Despite the comprehensive supply of resources, there is still a significant demand for them. As with most other commercial professions, the number of blockchain engineers is relatively limited. There is still a tremendous distance to go. There are no impediments present.
Lead Producer, Decentraland Foundation—London, UK
She is an expert in XR solutions, immersive experiences, and web3 technologies, making her a professional with expertise in several fields. Education, collaboration with communities and enterprises, information exchange, and support for the new creators’ economy are critical to her.
Because Web3 provides a place for co-creation, the exercise of political abilities, and social connections, I believe it is the perfect instrument for a cultural revolution, as it returns the ability to construct the internet to the people. Women now have a voice in decision-making because they have reclaimed their position in the digital world, are actively supporting their community, and are paving the way.
For the first time, she recognizes that artistic vision is more critical than technical. This expands participation in web3 to include artists, designers, storytellers, and other creatives, allowing them to not just “dress” digital interfaces but also build them from the ground up.
Web3 facilitates the development of people’s abilities and provides a forum for individual expression. Give it a chance to begin engaging communities and gradually get more active since this is about collaborating with others and being a pioneer. All analogue and digital abilities are welcome to apply, and the ecosystem has a reputation for kindness.