"Rock chick entrepreneur. Tech-smart, business-savvy, down to earth, inspired connector of people & ideas. Contagiously enthusiastic, Star Wars loving girl geek."
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June 14, 2013 By Gina Romero
Here's my final blog wrapping up my week long review of the Surface Pro. Read on for the verdict... [In case you missed it, here's my Day 1 review 'Are you sure it's a pen, not a stylus?'] It's been Marvel-ous I've had a fun filled week test driving the Surface Pro and considering I have been waiting for this for so long, it had a lot to live up to. What can I say? It smashed the competition like the Hulk smashed Loki in the Avengers … [Read More...]
June 13, 2013 By Gina Romero
This one is about the day I took my Surface Pro to the Athena Network Executive Club to see if it could charm the ladies. [In case you missed it, here's my Day 1 review 'Are you sure it's a pen, not a stylus?'] What did the ladies think? Yesterday was our Athena Executive Club meeting, a structured networking session for women Executives and Entrepreneurs that takes place over a boardroom lunch. That means 20 business savvy women … [Read More...]
June 11, 2013 By Gina Romero
Today's blog was supposed to be all about work - then all of a sudden KAPOW, a drama! Here’s the story of my lost Surface Pro pen and how Robin saved the day… [In case you missed it, here's my Day 1 review 'Are you sure it's a pen, not a stylus?'] Where not to put your pen I love Mondays because I am a workaholic. I also love the weekend and I make a conscious effort to completely switch off and chill out with my family so by the time … [Read More...]
June 10, 2013 By Gina Romero
Day 2 meant it was time to take the Surface Pro out and about for the handbag test - to find out if I can justify carrying the device around even when I don't expect to use it. I also wanted to try the 'Touch' and 'Type' keyboard options and check out if it could run World of Warcraft. [In case you missed it, here's my Day 1 review 'Are you sure it's a pen, not a stylus?'] Handbags I had an appointment so I threw the Surface Pro in my bag … [Read More...]
June 8, 2013 By Gina Romero
Yesterday was a good day. At approximately beer o’clock, a lovely green Microsoft branded bag arrived in the arms of my hubby containing the long awaited Surface Pro 'Demo Unit'. Bearing in mind my husband got one over on me by being invited to a special hands-on review session at the Microsoft Singapore office last week - I was practically shaking with anticipation. Here's my write-up on this sweet piece of kit. Out of the box … [Read More...]
April 22, 2013 By Gina Romero
Last month I was invited by Halogen Foundation and the SCWO to speak at National Young Leaders’ Day Women’s Edition (NYLDWE), part of Halogen's central effort to reach out to and influence Singapore’s young leaders. The event brings together four women leaders to share their life stories and leadership lessons with over seven hundred young women participants. This year's theme was 'The freedom to be...what's next". I have to be honest, … [Read More...]