Winny Chao

Job Title: Product Manager, AWS Activate
Company: Amazon Web Services
Industry: Technology/Cloud Services
Mentor Since: Fall 2019
Will Mentor: Undergrad Students

Job Description

Building a product to provide go-to-market support for startups on AWS (currently focused on sales and marketing support at this moment).

Company Description

Amazon's cloud services provider

Employment History

2017 - Present: AWS Startup Business Development (Operations & Events PM, Product Manager)
2016-2017: Procurement Specialist, Faraday Future (BIW purchasing)
2010-2016: Procurement Agent, Boeing (multiple organizations)


BA in Marketing, Seattle University
MBA in Finance, Washington State University
Women in Leadership, Cornell

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

Would love to chat with those interested in procurement/supply chain, project management, product management, working at startups, working in tech and those interested in trying to figure out their plan. Coffee or meetings over food would be preferred. More than willing to talk through any help needed in regards to internships, job hunting, changing focuses.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

Preferably near the office (north end of downtown before SLU) during the regular work day for coffee, Tuesday through Thursday. Could also do some meetings early afternoon on Capitol Hill on Mondays.