1. Marissa Mayer on growing up in Wisconsin, getting hired at Google, and the origins of Adsense

    In 1999, Marissa Mayer joined Google as their first female engineer and 20th employee. She was at 92Y on March 27 with Bloomberg BusinessWeek's Josh Tyrangiel for our Captains of Industry series. In the clip above, she talked about growing up in Wisconsin, getting hired at Google (she had 14 offers after graduating Stanford), and the accidental origins of Adsense.

    Read more about the evening on The Huffington Post, Forbes, BetaBeat and Bloomberg.

    [92Y Captains of Industry]

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