MobileMonday Toronto

MobileMonday Toronto


September 30, 2011 06:54 ET

MobileMonday Toronto-Women in Wireless

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 30, 2011) -

Attention Business and Technology Editors

On Monday October 3rd, MobileMonday Toronto, Canada's leading mobile industry networking group, will return to kick off its Fall 2011 programming with an event titled "Women in Wireless". The event will feature a panel plus Q and A session.

The event will feature a panel of notable wireless industry executives, including: Karla Tolstoy, former CEO Vodafone Czech Republic, Michele Perras, Mobile Strategist at Transcontinental Media, former Director of the Mobile Experience Innovation Centre, and Charlotte Burke – VP for Mobile for the Americas at Hewlett-Packard. Stephanie MacKendrick, President of the Canadian Women in Communications Association, will moderate the panel.

"This is a great theme to start our Fall programming sessions for MobileMonday Toronto, the panel has a wealth of experience and advice that will offer tremendous insight for our community" says Alexander S. Bosika and Jim Brown, co-founders of MobileMonday Toronto. "Our tireless effort to highlight Canadian leadership and innovation has been the focal point which has helped us build a strong community platform for Toronto, Canada and the mobile industry."

The October 3rd meeting will take place at the MaRS facility, located at 101 College Street (south east corner of College and University). The meeting starts at 6:00pm. To attend, please visit or for complete RSVP details. RSVP EARLY as space is limited. There is no cost to attend or become part of the MobileMonday community in Toronto. To stay in touch with the community, follow us on twitter @momotoronto. To tweet about our events, please use #momoto.

About MobileMonday Toronto

MobileMonday Toronto ( is Canada's largest mobile industry networking group. Co-founded by Alexander S. Bosika and Jim Brown, the non-profit chapter held its first monthly event in June 2006. MobileMonday is the world's largest 'open source network' for mobile professionals with over 100 chapters globally.

MobileMonday Toronto's co-founders operate with a broad mandate to actively encourage and support Canadian innovation, business development, industry collaboration, and growth of the mobile sector in Toronto and in regions across Canada. Through its meetings, the chapter actively promotes business networking in a casual friendly, co-operative environment with like-minded mobile professionals. All MobileMonday Toronto monthly events are FREE unless otherwise noted. Attendance is open to anyone interested in the mobile industry such as telecom professionals, application developers, content creators, mobile startups, interactive agencies, industry analysts, venture capitalists and consumers.

In 2000, leading mobile professionals in Helsinki, Finland launched the first MobileMonday chapter. Based in Helsinki, current CEO Jari Tammisto manages the MobileMonday Global organization and works tirelessly to expand the reach of the MobileMonday brand worldwide. For more details about the global organization, please visit

MobileMonday Global frequently organizes the Global Summit, a forum for international business development, collaboration and networking. It also serves a planning session for chapter co-founders to meet and discuss matters of strategic importance to the 'open source network' and the mobile industry.

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