Colorado Designer Clam Bake

Thursday, January 26, 2017 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

While there are no actual clams nor will we smoke out the venue, this speaker series stews the pot of design leaders, design thinkers, and design makers, who all got their start right here in Colorado.

Join us and our mile high designers, Nick Spriggs (Design and Branding Partner at Vector), Willie Petersen (Advertising/Editorial Photographer), and Sara Blette (Founder of Make My Notebook), as they take us on an inspirational journey that explores the pathways, the work, the challenges, and the opportunities of their career growth and success.

Speakers

Nick Spriggs | Vector Media Group, Partner Design and Branding

Nick is responsible for the creative vision of all design projects at Vector Media Group. He is driven by the desire to bring design thinking to his clients’ needs and problems to create ownable, intuitive and beautiful solutions that speak directly to his clients’ audiences. His award winning work spans the gamut from major app and website redesign initiatives for some of the world’s largest consulting groups, luxury hotels, and law firms, as well as brand and product experiences for City and State agencies, educational institutions, start-ups and world-leading photographers.

 Originally from Australia, Nick first moved to Colorado to study at the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design. After graduating in 2003 Nick moved to New York City and worked his way up through various agencies before becoming a Partner at Vector Media Group in 2014.http://www.vectormediagroup.com 

 Willie Petersen  |  Willie Petersen Creative, Founder
  Willie Petersen is an award-winning commercial photographer based in Denver, Colorado. He worked as an art director in New York City for a decade before discovering his real passion in photography. Willie now works with many agencies, magazines and companies to help bring their visions to life. http://www.williepetersenphoto.com

 Sara Blette  |  Make My Notebook, Founder
   Dreams don’t happen unless you get them out of your head and onto paper. Or at least that’s what Sara Blette, interior designer, product developer, art director, super mom, and owner of Make My Notebook, discovered. Finding pleasure in the simplicity and beauty of paper was easy for this avid writer, but finding the perfect book to collect all her musings, drawings and notes proved difficult. “There was a lack of high quality, eco-friendly, handmade notebooks on the market. I knew that there had to be others like me that were passionate about paper- and it really sparked something inside of me.”http://www.makemynotebook.com

Date Thursday, January 26, 2017

Where  Englewood Civic Center - Hampden Hall 1000 Englewood Parkway, Englewood, CO 80110

Time 6:00-7:00pm Mix-n-mingle, 7:00pm Presentations will start

RSVP https://www.eventbrite.com/e/colorado-designer-clam-bake-registration-31017761961?ref=ebapi

Have a drink, meet friends old and new, and get inspired!

 

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