Reservation Required

Sign-up before April 16th using this quick form to make sure you get a spot. **Applicants must be living or working in Santa Clara or Santa Cruz County.

We are excited to provide the creative community with an opportunity to meet industry professionals from top design agencies and art departments in the South Bay for one-on-one professional advice and portfolio reviews. If you are an emerging professional writer, photographer, graphic designer, web designer (etc.) please join us on April 22nd from 4-6pm.


Joining us are guest reviewers from ANML, BAUNFIRE, Liquid, Stage One, and iPondr.


- Juan Sanchez - CEO & Creative Director at BAUNFIRE - Reviewing web and UX design, BAUNFIRE
- Christopher Denise - Creative Director at Stage One - Reviewing writing, photography, and video, Stage One
- Kirsten Schaefer - Associate Creative Director at ANML - Reviewing digital product design, IoT, and mobile web, ANML
- Jake Nolan - Art Director at ANML - Reviewing ui/ux, art direction, and how to present/tell the story of a project, ANML
- Lynn Stock - Veteran Editor and Writer - Reviewing creative writing, journalism, editing, profiles, etc., iPondr
- Justin Barreras - Marketing Designer at Liquid Agency - Reviewing graphic design, branding, packaging, logo design, campaign design, illustration, hand type, streetwear, and graffiti, Liquid Agency
- Daniel Garcia - The Cultivator of Content Magazine - Reviewing photography, Content Magazine


The night will be moderated by Avni Levy - Content Magazine Contributor and founder of Chia Studios.


Sign-up before April 16th using this quick form to make sure you get a spot. **Applicants must be living or working in Santa Clara or Santa Cruz County.


Zoom details and event program will be sent out by April 20th to all who apply.


"See" you on April 22nd!

 

Meet the guest portfolio reviewers from @anml, @baunfire, @liquidagency, @stageonecreativespaces, and @ipondrnetwork and join us on April 22nd for our virtual Content Meet-Up from 4-6pm.


We still have a few spots left. Sign-up before April 16th to reserve your space - bit.ly/contentmeetup2021

 

**Applicants must be living or working in Santa Clara or Santa Cruz County**


Zoom details and event program will be sent out by April 20th to all who apply.


"See" you on April 22nd!

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ABOUT THE REVIEWERS

Juan Sanchez- BAUNFIRE CEO & Creative DirectorJuan is the founder and CEO of the digital agency, BAUNFIRE. Born in digital, he brings years of experience to the table with an extensive background in UI/UX design, branding, and digital strategy. From startups, to B2B companies, to global consumer brands, Juan and his team are dedicated to helping ambitious brands succeed. Currently, he leads his growing team of creatives, developers, and strategists to build award-winning web platforms and digital campaigns. As for the future, Juan has great ambitions for the agency, which include growing his team of top-tier talent and partnering with the high-profile companies that are driving tech culture forward.

Christopher Denise - Creative Director at StageOne Agency and StageOne Spaces
Christopher is a Writer, Director, Producer, Production Designer, & Photographer.
He is currently the Creative Director at StageOne Agency and StageOne Spaces where he facilitates both commercial content creation and independent narrative film production. Christopher is active in the South Bay as an advocate for local filmmaking and creative freelancers, and co-hosts both the Screen! Local Shortfilm Showcase program and "The Local Creative" Youtube show.


Kirsten Schaefer - Associate Creative Director at ANML
Kirsten is an Associate Creative Director at ANML. A recent Bay Area transplant, she spends her week days designing digital products, and improving customer experiences. On weekends she can be found adventuring around the Santa Cruz Mountains.


Jake Nolan - Art Director at ANML
Jake is an Art Director with ANML that focuses on making fun, easy-to-use digital experiences. When not at work, you can find him tinkering with a side project or honing his green thumb.


Lynn Stock - Veteran Editor and Writer
Lynn is a veteran editor and writer who got hooked on journalism in the eighth grade after seeing the movie “All the President’s Men.” She majored in journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill, where she developed a love for the Tar Heels, college basketball and a certain copy editor (whom she married; they have one son, also a Carolina alum). She honed her storytelling skills, first as a reporter for The Charlotte Observer, and later as an editor at publications from the Carolinas to Florida to California. After working for several years as deputy managing editor at the Silicon Valley Business Journal in San Jose, she is a narrative assigning editor at iPondr, a new digital media company that delivers thought-provoking stories with the goal of raising up new voices and exploring overlooked topics.


Justin Barreras - Marketing Designer at Liquid Agency
Before I was a graphic designer working in the fast-paced agency world and running my own freelance design business, I was a graffiti writer. My creative approach is a blend of professional design fundamentals with the rebellious spirit of graffiti, bringing a unique perspective to the table.