Women control nearly 80% of consumer spending, yet only 3% of creative directors of female. At AIGA Cincinnati, we decided it was time to talk about why. Why aren’t women reaching top leadership positions in our field? Where are they getting stuck and what can we do to help? This past weekend we started that discussion.
Last week, AIGA members had the privilege of hearing from D’Wayne Edwards, former footwear design director of Jordan at Nike Inc. Edwards spoke at our AIGA “Speaks” event on Thursday, May 14th and offered a workshop that was open to professionals and students on Friday afternoon.
Get the rundown on our new #WomanUp initiative: http://bit.ly/1JLBxCj
Couldn't make the first event? Don't worry! A second event is coming your way, those who joined the wait-list get first dibs. Stay tuned! #AIGAWomensLeadership