"'Smart' Is Not Optional"

Kellan Elliott-McCrea, CTO of Etsy, recently spoke at the First Round CTO Summit about his company’s creative solution to recruiting more women to their engineering team. Finding many women reluctant to leave their current jobs for a company that claimed to care about gender diversity but boasted few actual women, Etsy branched out by sponsoring scholarships to Hacker School and recruiting from its graduates.

Via The Mary Sue.