Lynsey Smith

Portland, Oregon Area

Insatiable Curiosity + Untamed Passion.

I live at the intersection of online & offline interactions, specifically related to PR, brand messaging, strategic collaboration and event production.

Making a profit & making a difference aren't mutually exclusive.
Created @PDXGirlGeek


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    PDX Girl Geek Dinners

    An international community working to #ChangeTheRatio in Technology & STEM industries through networking & outreach reach.

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    New Tech Society

    Ever notice how fragmented the Portland tech community is? We did—and we’re doing something about it! The New Tech Society was founded to bring together a diverse group of individuals; technologists from a variety of disciplines and industries within the Portland community. We will meet for one night a month to make new connections, exchange ...

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    Girls In Tech - Portland, OR

    Girls in Tech is a social network enterprise focused on the engagement, education and empowerment of like-minded, professional, intelligent and influential women in technology. As young women with the capacity to inspire, we made it our personal desire and passion to create and sustain an organization that focuses on the collaboration, promotion...

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    Social changemakers and technological forerunners come together at PDXTech4Good events to mix, swap stories, share ideas, build new relationships, and reinforce the online communities of NetSquared and the NTEN 501 Tech Clubs. This group is organized/supported by volunteer efforts and open to all to attend.

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    Mobile Portland

    Portland has been a leader in mobile development which has allows Mobile Portland to become one of the largest mobile user groups in the United States with over 800 people on the mailing list. Monthly meetings about mobile featuring outstanding presentations and networking. A typical meeting has between 50 and 70 attendees, but popular topi...

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    Code 'n' Splode

    Supporting the participation of women in the Portland tech community.


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    A community-editable calendar of tech events in the Portland, Oregon area. The software the site runs on is published as open source and is in use in many other cities.

Topics I would like mentoring in

Social Entrepreneurship, Increasing diversity,