Geek Of The Week: Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack

Geek Of The Week: Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack

Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack is co-founder and CEO of employee management firm Fizzmint. She also authored the book Women in Tech: Take Your Career to the Next Level with Practical Advice and Inspiring Stories, which was released earlier this year. Previous to becoming a CEO and author, Van Vlack worked as a programmer. She even did a stint at Microsoft Game Studios contributing to Halo and Lips projects.

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Additionally, Van Vlack started several tech companies before (and since) the founding of Fizzmint. Among them are Red Queen Technologies, Infosec Unlocked, the Women In Tech Council, and the Hack The People Foundation. Needless to say, she is a big fan of technology and all things geeky. You can see a full list of her accomplishments on her website. Now, this spectacle-sporting geek can add GOTW to her resume.

Women in Tech: Take Your Career to the Next Level with Practical Advice and Inspiring Stories

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avatar KALE: A geek who works in the IT Security field and lives in Dallas, TX. He is also a music geek who has played in several local bands. Previous to his IT career, Kale worked as a photojournalist. He brings technical advice and artistic counterpoint to the podcast.