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Mar. 23, 2016 8:03 am

50onRed general counsel Linda Shi named Penn Law ‘rising star’

Penn Law's Women's Summit honored a slate of women this week, including Shi — and Hillary Clinton.

Linda Shi, 50onRed's general counsel.

(Courtesy photo)

Linda Shi, general counsel and head of compliance for University City adtech firm 50onRed, won a “Rising Star” award at Penn Law’s Women’s Summit Tuesday evening.

Shi, 32, of Point Breeze, is in good company: presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, among others, also won Women’s Summit awards this year.

See all the winners

Shi joined 50onRed in 2014, replacing former general counsel David Graff, who left to join Google as a director for global public policy. Shi oversees a team of two and works to keep 50onRed compliant around issues like advertising and data privacy. She also cofounded Likuma Labs, the NextFab-based industrial design firm that’s worked with local hardware startups like Biomeme and Nucleus, with her husband, designer Kurt Swanson.

Here’s a 50onRed Q&A with Shi.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes has been covering the Philadelphia tech scene since 2012. She's co-president of the Asian American Journalists Association Philadelphia chapter and a two-time Philadelphia News Award winner for "Community Reporting of the Year." The Bryn Mawr College grad lives in West Philly, likes her food spicy and wears jumpsuits often.

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