Video: Opportunities on the rise for women in energy

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A 2016 study found that of the executive board members at top 200 power and utility companies, only 5 percent were women.

The Women’s Energy Network (WEN) seeks to change that.

“A lot of women don’t know they have the opportunity and have the available jobs in the industry,” said Katie Smith, recruiting specialist at Halliburton who also serves as WEN Appalachia vice president. “So getting that knowledge out there … is a great opportunity.”

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Joe Massaro Joe Massaro

Joe Massaro is based in Bravo Group's Pittsburgh office and has deep energy industry expertise. He previously served as the field director for a Pennsylvania-based oil and gas industry grassroots PR firm.

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