Women in Technology

Women in Technology: Mackenzie Gladney

Liquid Web’s Customer Success Manager on her love of tech, who inspires her, and how she connects with Liquid Web’s customers. Mackenzie Gladney’s introduction to the world of technology was an entertaining one—games. Growing up in Melvindale, a downriver industrial suburb of Detroit, Gladney spent hours as a kid gaming—a hobby she still enjoys today. […]

Women in Technology: Jessica Frick

Liquid Web’s Director of Managed Applications on what keeps her inspired and tenacious in the world of tech. Jessica Frick was given her first computer—an Apple IIGS, a gift from her father—when she was 10 years old, years before her first experiences with the Internet and dial-up connection. Born in Illinois and raised in southwest […]

Women in Technology: Elise Alley

Support Supervisor for iThemes, a Liquid Web brand, on creativity, kindness, and self-expression in tech. If Elise Alley could spend all day curled up with a hot cup of tea and a book, she would. A lover of literary classics, she is drawn to page-turners. “I love a good mystery, fantasy stories—any good story, really.” […]

Women in Technology: Yvonne Garibay

Liquid Web’s Business Account Executive for Hosting Install Base on passion, mentorship, and never underestimating yourself. Yvonne Garibay is passionate. Perhaps this comes in part from a childhood spent in beautiful Southern California. Born and raised in Paramount, the second in a line of four children, Garibay’s father worked as a local truck driver for […]

Women in Technology: Amy Moruzzi

Systems Engineer for Nexcess, a Liquid Web Brand, on problem-solving, finding joy in helping others, and developing skills that will last you a career. Systems Engineer Amy Moruzzi was born in Amsterdam. “We lived in the Netherlands until I was five,” she says. “At that time, my parents were sort of hippies who lived on […]

Women in Technology: Christie Chirinos

Nexcess’ Product Manager for Managed WooCommerce on maintaining hope, diversifying tech, and owning what you bring to the table. Christie Chirinos spent the early 2000s as a teenage girl obsessed with rock music and the Internet. From The Beatles and Led Zeppelin, to 90s grunge bands like Soundgarden and Britpop revival bands like Oasis, Chirinos […]

Women in Technology: V Collins-Ross

Liquid Web’s Testing Engineer on the vast possibilities made reality by tech, how they found themself at Liquid Web, and the power of following your interests. VCR loves the multifaceted nature of technology. “It’s infinitely versatile. From infrared scanners that help doctors find veins, to prosthetic limbs that restore the sensation of touch, to viewing […]

Women in Technology: Misty Combs

Liquid Web’s HR Director on engines, connection, and the source of her work ethic. Misty Combs has a passion for people, animals, and engines. “I like the adrenaline rush of riding motorcycles and snowmobiles. I love driving drag cars, autocross cars, and off-road trucks,” she says. “I never want to miss an opportunity for an […]

Women in Technology: Rachel Martin

Liquid Web’s Vice President of Marketing for Nexcess on her career journey, self-reliance, and carving your own path. A born and bred Brooklynite, Rachel Martin loves a challenge. As a teenager, she spent a lot of time in Greenwich Village, watching The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Friday nights, and followed fashion trends. “Growing up […]