Spring 2015

Jennifer Danielson, Margit Wennmachers and Amy Rees Anderson discuss issues facing women in business.

Jennifer Danielson, Margit Wennmachers and Amy Rees Anderson discuss issues facing women in business.

On April 17, Method had the pleasure of co-hosting the spring Utah Wonder Women networking event in Salt Lake City featuring Margit Wennmachers as the evening’s speaker.

Recently dubbed the “Queen of Silicon Valley,” Margit is a notable entrepreneur, marketing guru and PR visionary, as well as one of the most powerful and respected women in Silicon Valley. Margit co-founded and led the The OutCast Agency for 13 years, and has been a partner at Andreessen Horowitz since 2010, where she advises the firm and its portfolio companies on marketing and branding.

Amy Rees Anderson, founder of MediConnect Global and REES Capital, interviewed Margit about how she became a PR powerhouse and tips for succeeding in business world.  She shared many valuable insights with the more than 70 Utah Wonder Women in attendance, including her thoughts on branding, reputation and PR’s influence in business.

Founded by Method along with Jennifer Danielson, president of Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah; Jacki Zehner, the first female partner of Goldman Sachs; and Geralyn Dreyfous, an Academy Award-winning producer and one of the most influential documentary film executives in the country, Utah Wonder Women is a group of Utah’s most influential and successful women who regularly get together to network, form relationships and learn from each other.

The event was held at Utah philanthropist Krista Sorenson’s home overlooking the Salt Lake Valley. Thank you to everyone that made this event possible!