Our generous sponsors make this spectacular event and other programming possible. Our sincere gratitude goes to all of our donors for their shared mission to support and increase the number of women in all fields of engineering and computing. Thank you from all of us at the College of Engineering at Cal State Long Beach!
At Edison International, our vision is to lead the transformation of the electric power industry toward a clean energy future. Through our subsidiaries, we generate and distribute electric power, as well as provide energy services and technologies, including renewable energy. With 135 years of innovation in our history, our company is well-positioned and prepared for the work that lies ahead as we focus on opportunities in clean energy, efficient electrification, the grid of the future, and customer choice to strengthen and grow our business. For more information, visit edison.com.
Timothy Mahoney '13, CSULB Alumni
Tim Mahoney, with parents Mike and Louise Mahoney, graduated from CSULB with a computer science degree in 2013 and was an Outstanding CECS Alum in 2018. A senior software engineer on Apple's iCloud team, Tim played a key role in rebuilding Apple’s Notes app. He's a big supporter of WIE’s goal of bringing more women into engineering and computer science. Tim is also the sole artist behind the software band Grand Central Dispatch, whose six albums are available on Spotify and Apple Music. His father, Mike, co-founded the CECS Department in 1988, and served as the College of Engineering's Dean for seven years in the early 2000s. His mother, Louise, conducts research involving therapeutic yoga at the Veterans Administration.
Hyundai Motors is a globally renowned automotive manufacturer known for its innovative and reliable vehicles. Hyundai is committed to producing high-quality cars, SUVs, and commercial vehicles, combining cutting-edge technology with stylish design. With a focus on sustainability, Hyundai has been a pioneer in developing eco-friendly solutions, including electric and hybrid vehicles. The company's commitment to safety, performance, and customer satisfaction has established Hyundai as a trusted and influential player in the automotive industry.
The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) is a Fortune 500 global energy company accelerating the future of energy. Together with our many stakeholders, we're improving lives by delivering the greener, smarter energy solutions the world needs. Our diverse workforce is committed to continuous innovation and operational excellence, while partnering with our customers on their strategic energy transitions and continuing to meet their energy needs today. AES: Accelerating the Future of Energy Together.
Operating across six California offices, from sunny San Diego to bustling San Jose, Bernards excels in general contracting for nearly half a century with 35 years of experience in project management services. Bernards’ mission is to "Build a Better Experience" for clients, industry partners, and our employee-owners. With over 400 team members from various backgrounds and diverse walks of life, Bernards doubles the industry average of women in construction with more than 90 female employee-owners.
As a testament to Bernards’ versatility, our construction legacy spans from theaters to state-of-the-art athletic and wellness centers, from cutting-edge labs and classrooms to dynamic auto shops and culinary kitchens. Whether it's multi-family apartments, civic facilities, or sports arenas, we bring over a decade of experience in higher education projects. From kindergarten to graduate programs, Bernards’ capabilities extend to cutting-edge Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), precise estimating, and meticulous scheduling. Safety is at the core of everything we do, and our unwavering commitment to collaboration ensures that we relentlessly build excellence together.
Siemens Digital Industries Software helps organizations of all sizes digitally transform using software, hardware and services from the Siemens Xcelerator business platform. Siemens' software and the comprehensive digital twin enable companies to optimize their design, engineering and manufacturing processes to turn today's ideas into the sustainable products of the future. From chips to entire systems, from product to process, across all industries, Siemens Digital Industries Software is where today meets tomorrow.
Swinerton provides commercial construction and construction management services throughout the United States and is a 100% employee-owned company. Recognized nationally since 1888, Swinerton is the preferred builder and trusted partner in every market it serves—proudly leading with integrity, passion, and excellence.
JHOG Design & Development, Inc. was founded by husband-and-wife team, Jacob and Sandra Choi. Jacob has over 25 years of experience in the design and construction field with an architecture degree from the University of Southern California. Sandra has 20 years of experience in operations, management, and community development (in the areas of public health, homelessness, workforce development and older adults). Together they have built a trustworthy design and construction company providing a one-stop solution for their clients.
The Port of Long Beach is the premier U.S. gateway for trans-Pacific trade and a trailblazer in innovative goods movement, safety, environmental stewardship, and sustainability. The Port of Long Beach is one of the few U.S. ports that can welcome today’s largest vessels, serving 175 shipping lines with connections to 217 seaports around the world. The Port of Long Beach prides itself on its culture of excellent customer service and the strong relationships it maintains with industry, community, environmental advocates and partner agencies.
BNBuilders is a 100% employee-owned company with key specialists in all areas of construction including preconstruction, alternative deliveries, Lean, Virtual Design & Construction, and sustainability. Our mission is to serve as a partner to our clients and create a collaborative environment focused on finding solutions.
Sukut Construction is one of America's leading heavy civil engineering contractors with 50 years of proven industry expertise on residential, public, commercial, and industrial projects. In California, we are recognized as the largest mass excavator and grading contractor, having moved a billion cubic yards of earth using our own fleet of more than 225 pieces of earthmoving equipment. At Sukut, we understand the value of an excellent work environment. Sukut is the recipient of numerous "Top Workplace" and “Excellent in Safety” awards. Sukut has clearly established itself as an employer of choice. Sukut is equally proud of the unique and successful company culture which has been established throughout the years.
South Coast AQMD is the regulatory agency responsible for improving air quality for large areas of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties, including the Coachella Valley. The region is home to more than 17 million people–about half the population of the entire state of California. South Coast AQMD’s mission is to clean the air and protect the health of all residents in the South Coast Air District through practical and innovative strategies. Despite significant improvements to air quality, more work needs to be done to protect public health. Air pollution can cause or worsen many health problems, including asthma attacks, heart disease, certain types of cancers and premature death. South Coast AQMD has been at the forefront of the nation’s air pollution reduction efforts for more than eight decades. More information about South Coast AQMD can be found at www.aqmd.gov
P2S Engineering is a consulting engineering and commissioning firm committed to innovative designs, sustainable solutions, and exceptional services for clients. The Long Beach company, founded in 1999 by CSULB engineering graduates Kent and Kevin Peterson, designs high-performance building systems and central plants that reduce operating costs while providing quality indoor environmental conditions and optimal user comfort.
Brascia Builders, Inc. is a statewide, General Contractor, successfully completing demanding projects across all sectors. We execute a high-standard of construction while performing as if we are a branch of our client, “Building Peace-of-Mind.” We are a team-oriented company accomplished in functioning seamlessly with owners, architects, engineers, and authorities having jurisdiction to make certain the project is completed on the desired timeline and within the intended budget. Our team members execute our processes from Pre-Construction to Closeout to ensure the project is delivered to our client in accordance with the highest standards of construction.
Since its humble beginning in 1937, Hensel Phelps has grown as a family of hard-working individuals into a world-class builder. Through exploring new markets and partnerships, investing in diversity and our communities, and forging new opportunities, we are dedicated to serving our people, neighbors, partners, and all those who aspire to build a better future.
Hensel Phelps is committed to continuing our legacy—not only through brick-and-mortar landmarks but through the integrity of our team members. Through the years, these core values have represented our company as well as each individual that makes our projects possible: Ownership, Integrity, Builder, Diversity and Community. These values, paired with our ambitious vision and drive to succeed, are what define Hensel Phelps and will ensure our continued growth and EXCELLENCE for generations to come.
Rivian strives for greatness - in our products, how we conduct ourselves, and the impact we have on the world. We created a new category in the industry and pushed the idea of what people thought was possible from an electric vehicle. We surround problems with different perspectives, united by our values and determination. By using that same mindset, we have been able to push past what is possible. Creating the world's first Electric Adventure Vehicles and pushing the industry toward rethinking what was once thought an impossibility. Whether taking families on new adventures or electrifying fleets at scale, our vehicles all share a common goal – preserving the natural world for generations to come.