Registration open: August 13, 2014 - September 03, 2014
When: Wednesday, September 3rd 2014, 6:00pm to 7:00pm ET
Moderator: Trina Uzee
Trina Uzee, a creative veteran and digital trailblazer shares advice and insight on how to stay in the game and win. She has been creating digital experiences since 2000. As a creative director, Trina has helped lead and coordinate multi-agency initiatives for some of the biggest brands and agencies in the world, led an innovative start-up to success and is a speaker for women in the advertising and design industry. As an advocate for women in digital and one of the too-few women in leadership, she is going to lead a candid conversation with advice, insights and tips on how to stand up, be confident, happy and successful.
In the session she’ll discuss the following questions:
- How can more women survive and thrive in advertising and design?
- Why do so few women stay working in this industry?
- Why are there so few women in digital leadership positions? What can be done to change this?
- Is confidence the same as arrogance?
- Is there an alternative to leaning in?
About Trina Uzee
Trina has worked to pioneer digital and in-store marketing, creating award-winning solutions for brands like PepsiCo, Procter & Gamble, GlaxoSmithKline, General Mills, Merck, Kraft Foods, Whirpool, American Airlines, eBay, Southwest Airlines and ExxonMobil. She has held creative leadership positions for large agencies like Digitas, GSD&M, Tracy-Locke, Tribal DDB and Anthem Worldwide. Her fresh perspectives and razor-sharp insights have also led to a shiny Cannes Lion, invitations to serve on award show panels, and speaking engagements at SXSW and SheSays Chicago.
After leading and launching initiatives for some of the most well-known brands in the world, Trina has launched her own – The Uzee Collective. With connections that run wide and deep, Trina has gathered some of her wildly talented group of colleagues together to be hired guns.