Mona Szyperski

Szyperski Mona Szyperski, born in 1981, is Marketing Executive at FDM Group and responsible for marketing and communication in the DACH region. Mona is an experienced Marketer with a strong background in social media and PR. She has started her career with IBM and Adecco Group, and has become a strong advocate for women in the digital industry. Mona is an experienced keynote speaker, moderator and jury member at conferences and regional events, e.g. Social Media Week, republica, Digital Participation Camp & Summit, DPRG Zukunftsforum and events organized by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and Digital Media Women.

Mona holds a Master’s Degree in American Studies and Communication Studies. Additionally to her Marketing role, Mona is an active member of the Digital Media Women (#DMW) and has been shaping the association’s local initiatives in Cologne as their Deputy Head since 2012. In 2015, Digital Media Women received the Virenschleuderpreis award as “Team of the Year” for their convincing marketing campaign connected to the Frankfurt Book Fair.

To talk about #WomenInTech is important, because there are so many talented women in the IT industry whose success stories need to be told and shared. If we can help to create female role models in the male-dominated STEM fields, we can encourage young women to choose these careers.

– Mona Szyperski