Full Name
Nina Magnesson
Job Title
Catalyst, Social Innovation
Speaker Bio
Launched in Charleston, SC in 2008, BoomTown (BoomTownROI.com) is a pioneer and thought leader in the real estate tech industry. A 2022 HousingWire Tech 100 Honoree and Inman's Most Innovative Tech of the Year (2022), BoomTown empowers 100,000 of the industry’s top real estate professionals and 40% of the RealTrends Top 250 teams to grow their real estate businesses with the industry’s most innovative tech solutions. BoomTown is headquartered in Charleston, SC & has 600 employees across the US & Europe.

BoomTownLOVE (BoomTownLOVE.com) is BoomTown’s corporate social responsibility team that enables employees to drive greater connection & improved quality of life in their local communities & across the world through social innovations that lift us all. Impact efforts focus on affordable housing, & equitable neighborhood development with an emphasis on digital equity but are also positioned to respond to global crises, natural disasters & issues of social injustice with a broad spectrum of support efforts led by teams of employee volunteers as a collaboration of mutual aid.

As Executive Director of Charleston Women in Tech from 2019 - 2022 Nina helped establish initiatives to help grow, attract and retain diverse tech talent to the Charleston region through programs such as CodeON (Coding in Our Neighborhood) that provide computer science resources, education & career mentorship with local tech professionals for kids in low-income areas that exist in the ‘digital divide’.

Catalyst, Social Innovation 2012 - 2022 BoomTown

Executive Director 2019 - 2022 Charleston Women in Tech
Charleston Women in Tech is a collaborative effort of Charleston’s women leaders, educators, and tech professionals to support and mentor women of all ages within the technology industry. (3,000 + members)

Co-founder 2014-2022 Charleston Open Source
Charleston Open Source is a people-powered movement bringing together local developers, designers, entrepreneurs, and tech leaders to share all that’s amazing about working in technology in Charleston.

Board Member, Governance Committee, Palmetto Goodwill 2018 - Present

Member, Trident United Way Marketing Advisory Council 2021 - Present

Board Member, HeartSC.org 2019 - 2022

Member, Charleston Chamber of Commerce, Career Academies Computer Science Advisory Council 2014- Present
Nina Magnesson