Ester Gerston and Gloria Ruth Gordon, early programmers working on the ENIAC computer in 1946.
April 29, 2013 Only about 20 percent of all computer programmers are women, but one pioneering CEO is trying to change that. Blazing Cloud's Sarah Allen hopes that making women in the field more visible to each other will help young women see a path for themselves in this fast-growing profession.
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