Infobip’s Jude Kurdi Awarded Prestigious TechWomen Emerging Leaders Award


We are proud to announce that Infobip’s Digital Advertising Specialist, Jude Kurdi has been selected as a winner of the prestigious Emerging Leader award, granted by TechWomen, a U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ initiative.

As winners of the award, 113 will participate in a five-week immersion program in Silicon Valley, USA where all women will be given the chance to learn from and engage with some of the world’s most powerful names in tech.  All award winners will additionally work with professional mentors to design meaningful projects while exploring the San Francisco Bay Area with their cultural mentor and fellow program participants.

As a TechWomen Emerging Leader and in line with her career interests and professional background, Jude aims to further develop her goals by joining the “Internet 2022 TechWomen Program.” This program will match her with a host company enabling her to learn, engage with like-minded professionals, and foster new connections.

“This is such an honor and a great opportunity,” shared 24-year-old engineer, Jude Kurdi, Infobip Digital Advertising Specialist. “It is such an exciting time to be part of the tech industry and I hope this opportunity will help motivate other young women in the region to embark on careers in this dynamic field. There has never been a better time to take women’s participation in tech forward full force!”
TechWomen Emerging Leaders program starts on February 23, 2022.

About TechWomen Emerging Leader:
TechWomen is an initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ (ECA) mission is to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchange that assist in the development of peaceful relations. As mandated by the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) works to build friendly, peaceful relations between the people of the United States and the people of other countries through academic, cultural, sports and professional exchanges, as well as public -private partnerships.

About Infobip:
Infobip is a global cloud communications platform that enables businesses to build connected experiences across all stages of the customer journey. Accessed through a single platform, Infobip’s omnichannel engagement, identity, user authentication and contact center solutions help businesses and partners overcome the complexity of consumer communications to grow business and increase loyalty.

With over a decade of industry experience, Infobip has expanded to 65+ offices across six continents. It offers natively built technology with the capacity to reach over seven billion mobile devices and ‘things’ in 190+ countries connected directly to over 650 telecom networks. In the past 12 months alone, over 5 billion people have used Infobip solutions and services. Infobip was established in 2006 and is led by its co-founders, CEO Silvio Kutić, Roberto Kutić and Izabel Jelenić.

Recent accolades include:

  • Infobip Recognised as The Established Leader in Juniper’s Competitor Leaderboard for CPaaS, 2021
  • Infobip ranked leading service provider in the mobile messaging space by Juniper Research in its new Competitor Leaderboard, 2021
  • Infobip named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Communications Platform-as-a-Service (CPaaS) 2021 Vendor Assessment (doc #US46746221, May 2021).
  • Best A2P SMS provider for the fourth year running by mobile operators and enterprises in ROCCO’s annual Messaging Vendor Benchmarking Report 2021
  • Best CPaaS Provider of the Year, Best RCS Provider of the Year, and Mover & Shaker in Telco Innovation at the 2021 Juniper Digital Awards