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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Aminatou Sow

Nominated in Storyteller of the Year

About Aminatou Sow

Aminatou Sow has had quite the exciting life, being born in Guinea and growing up in Nigeria, Belgium, and France as the daughter in a diplomatic family. She is now a businesswoman who works tirelessly to highlight and promote women through all forms of media. As the host of podcasts Call Your Girlfriend and On She Goes, and co-founder of Tech LadyMafia, an organization created to increase the visibility of working women in fields like science and technology. Additionally Aminatou boasts a popular Instagram account, where 50K+ followers tune in to watch her “just trying to make Oprah proud,” through her incredible stories. Aminatou should add “meme queen” to her resume.

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