digitalundivided (DID), the social startup that leverages data and advocacy to catalyze economic growth and create pathways for Black and Latinx women entrepreneurs, has announced the appointment of Lauren Maillian as Interim CEO, the company said.
Maillian takes over from digitalundivided´s Founder, Kathryn Finney, who recently resigned as CEO, after courageously the organization since its founding in 2012. digitalundivided´s Board unanimously tapped Maillian, a long-time board member and supporter, to lead the organization. This appointment signals digitalundivided´s start of a national search for the next Chief Executive Officer.
In this role, Maillian will work alongside DID´s incredible leadership team and Board of Directors to continue the global shift toward inclusive innovation and entrepreneurship. Her passionate commitment to the mission, distinguished expertise, and deep institutional knowledge will guide and advance the organization during this pivotal time.
Maillian has a Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, in International Trade and Marketing from the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Founded in 2012, digitalundivided is a social startup that merges data and heart to catalyze economic growth and create pathways for Black and Latinx women entrepreneurs. For more information, visit digitalundivided.com