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2018 Speakers & Topics


Frances Hathcock- Match Agency
Spirited Experiential Marketing - Marketing in the Liquor World

Lucy Hewett- Lucy Hewett Photography
The Balancing Act of Running a Business Around an Artistic Skillset

Lydia Crespo - Argaman & Degiance
The Balancing Act of Running a Business Around an Artistic Skillset

Adia Gooden
Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

Steve Larosilieren - Stoked
How Becoming a Change-maker is Good for Your Career and Business

Greta Linde - Lululemon
Generating Meaningful Marketing in a Fast Changing Environment

Rachel Dickens - One Off Hospitality
Marketing Different Facets of Your Business

Giselle Wasfie - Remix
Moving from One Career to the Next - One on Your Own!

Amanda Glandon + Leslie Freibert - Jo Chicago
The Ever-changing Business of PR

Amanda Glandon + Leslie Freibert - Jo Chicago
The Ever-changing Business of PR

Dr. Adia Gooden
Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

Ashley Albert - Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club/The Matzo Project
The Art of Overconfidence: How to Start a Business in 49 Easy Steps

Mel Muoio - Mel Muoio Design
Influencing Design in Hospitality

Hallie Borden - Milk Handmade
Staying True to Your Style while Balancing Popular Appeal

Shuhei Yamamoto - Teach for America
Using Social Media for Good

Bethany Pagels-Minor - Sprout Social
The Many Flavors of Agile

Natalie Shmulik - The Hatchery
Food and Tech Trends

Zack Gilbert - Foursquare
Selling Out- Giving Up Solo Entrepreneurship for a Full Time Job

Ashley Novoa - Chicago Period Project
Filling the Gaps on Nonprofit Reach

Dean Renaud - South Social and Home
Being a Multilevel Creative

Kenyatta Forbes - Urban Macrame Designs, Trading Races, Trading Rappers
Creative Failures - The Importance of Celebrating Them

Jennifer Smith Tapp - Chicago Woman Magazine
Storytelling in the Face of a Changing Media Landscape

Jessyca Dudley - MarginNotes LLC
How to Use Personal Giving to Influence Social Change

Anne Owen - O + A
Letting Go and Starting Over

Elle Ramel - Farpoint Development
Community-Based Scaling

Julie Ghatan - Dovetail
Making Ideas Come to Life

Jenifer Solberg Katzman - Rhine Hall Distillery
Working in a Family Business with Your Father as Your Business Partner.

Claire Tibbs - Humboldt House + Peach Fuzz
Healthy Hiring and Sustainable Staffing Practices

Laura Honeycutt - Laura Honeycutt Coaching
Fear

Julie Schumacher - Well Turned Words + Forth
How to Build Your Work to Fit Your Specific Lifestyle

Margot Harrington - Pitch Design Union
Navigating Career Transitions as a Freelancer