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Delta Ones to Watch

Delta Ones to Watch

Rising Stars in Tech and Philanthropy

Delta Ones to Watch honors the movers, the shakers and the tastemakers who Keep Climbing to new heights in their pursuits.

New this year in Seattle, the program recognizes innovative, inspirational and upwardly mobile leaders in Seattle’s Technology & Philanthropic communities. Like other prominent industry lists, nominations came from a committee made up of Delta executives and industry partners, including top networks, agencies, venture capital firms, and early-stage companies.


Program Criteria & Benefits

Delta Ones to Watch honorees are selected based on the following qualifications:

  • Designated as a rising star in technology and/or philanthropy
  • Possesses a proven track record of exemplary performance within their company and industry
  • Has made significant impacts to their respective business and/or industry
  • Has demonstrated significant leadership qualities in line with Delta’s brand attributes (innovative, reliable, thoughtful)

Each honoree receives a congratulatory package inclusive of travel credit, Medallion status, a hosted cocktail reception, and access to a host of other Delta-related events and initiatives throughout the year.


The 2019 Delta Ones to Watch


Amy Hutchins  -  Unearth Technologies

Anu Sharma  -  Amazon Web Services

Brian Adams  -  Amazon Alexa Fund

Daniel Li   -  Madrona Venture Group

Daniel Zavala   -  Building Changes 

Daniela Luzi Tudor – WeConnect Health

Jackie Wylie   -  Smartsheet

Janna Q Sewell   -  Starbucks 

Julie Ly   -  Nordstrom


Kabir Shahani   -  Amperity

Laura Espriu   -  Espriu Consulting

Nelson Yong   -  BrookleyHuntington

Nick Fajt   -  Against Gravity

Ryan Rimsnider   -  T-Mobile 

Sara Mosiman   -  The Sports Institute at UW Medicine

Sonal Mane   -  Microsoft

Tony Huang   -  Possible Finance