Hava Maloku connects LinkedIn to KosICT
Hava Maloku was born and raised in Prishtina, Kosovo. After finishing high school, she received a full scholarship to study at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. She graduated from Graceland with double major both in Business Administration and International Business and a minor in IT.
In 2008 she moved to San Francisco to pursue her MBA studies. While at MBA she was a dean’s fellow and received an American Association University Women Fellowship. After MBA she worked for multiple companies in digital marketing including Visa, Quinstreet (went IPO in 2010), Adchemy (bought by Walmart), Hotwire (entity of Expedia), Legalzoom and most recently with LinkedIn.
She has been working as a Marketing Operations Manager at LinkedIn in San Francisco for the past year and she currently works there.
Hava is currently a Marketing and Operations Manager at LinkedIn
She has received many honors including: American Association University Women Fellow 2007-2008, Dean’s Fellow at University of San Francisco 2006-2008 and Alpha Chi Honors Scociety (top 10% of the class).
Her strong points include: Marketing Strategy, A/B Testing, Search Engine Marketing (SEM), Pay per Click (PPC), Display Marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Email Marketing. She loves technology, marketing and math and she has found that digital marketing combines all of the above.
Recently she has finished doctorate in marketing from Golden Gate University. She now lives in San Francisco with her husband and the daughter. Hava speaking at KosICT will show how hard-work and talent lead to peaks of technology.