Bethany Mayer, president and CEO of Ixia, has been named the 2017 Global Leader of the Year at the Women in IT Awards, Ixia announced earlier this week.
The Women in IT Awards, founded in 2015, annually honors the top women in the industry with the greater goal of promoting gender equality in the field. Each year the organization recognizes women in more than ten categories, including Advocate of the Year, CIO of the Year, and Role Model of the Year.
“Encouraging and supporting women who have a passion for technology has been personally meaningful, as well as professionally rewarding. It is an honor to be among the professionals recognized as role models for the future generation of women pursuing careers in technology,” Bethany Mayer, president and CEO of Ixia, said in a recent press release.
Ixia is a leading provider of testing, visibility, and security solutions for applications on both physical and artificial networks.