Women’s Contributions to HP
The road into the tech industry has not historically been a smooth one for women. Even though women made profoundly important contributions from the earliest days of Silicon Valley, those contributions were often overlooked, minimized, or even hidden. At Hewlett-Packard, however, vintage company publications and photographs can tell us a great deal about the crucial role women played at the company, both on the business and manufacturing sides. Take a look at the ways women were on the front lines at Hewlett-Packard from the beginning, paving the way for future generations of women to assume the most influential and powerful roles at the company.