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Women in Tech: Meet Veronica

Jan 25, 2021 BY Marissa Withers
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Women in Technology: Meet Veronica

Marissa: Tell us your story on how you got into technology?

Veronica: Technology can really empower you to grow and advance in your field and I was attracted to a company that focuses on providing excellent service to their employees and customers and thought I’d try my hand at lending my 15+ years of Accounting experience to the Dataprise team.

Marissa: Did you always know that working in technology was what you wanted to do?

Veronica: Not really. But in my previous roles, the IT department was always very closely connected to the Accounting office; we both worked towards creating new ways to support the organization and provide efficient results.

Marissa: How long have you been with Dataprise? 

Veronica: Three months. 

Marissa: Can you share a little bit about what it is that you do and what a typical day for you is like?

Veronica: I’m the Accounting and Credit Manager and oversee the Accounts Receivable portion of our Accounting department while creating great services/processes within the billing department. A typical day is working hard to create a vision for the department that has a focus on accurate and efficient accounting related processes. I also build relationships with our clients while collecting revenue and approving credit.

Marissa: What is one piece of advice you would give to young women looking to get into the technology field?

Veronica: Seek within your heart on what you love to do. You never know if it could direct you to a field that you can embrace!

Marissa: What advice would you give to a woman considering a career in the tech industry? What do you wish you had known?

Veronica: Do not be intimidated. Advocate for yourself!

Marissa: What do you think is the best part of being a woman in the tech industry?

Veronica: The empowerment, the respect for your talent, the diversity, and the community.

Marissa: What is it that you enjoy most about your current job at Dataprise?

Veronica: The ability to bring great hospitality service to our company while securing revenue.

Marissa: Where do you see yourself going from here?

Veronica: I would love to expand my position within the Accounting, Operations, and Training teams to assist with fine-tuning process, service, cash flow, and accuracy.

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