The Bookmarks is hosting an exclusive ‘Women in Digital’ networking brunch before the Award show on 14 November. Attendees will have an informal, interactive discussion with the Bookmarks’ International Judges, Sophia Stuart and Laura Jordan Bambach. The discussions will revolve around the challenges women face in the traditionally male-dominated digital industry.
About the Judges:
Sophia Stuart is a writer, photographer and award-winning digital strategist/creative director with over 17 years experience in building digital products for international publishing industries, and the Hollywood movie industry.
Laura Jordan Bambach is an award winning Creative Director at Dare (UK). Voted one of the 30 under 30 leaders in IT, winner of the Greatest Individual Contribution to the Industry Award in 2011, President of D&AD, co-founder and Director of SheSays and founder of Cannt festival.
The Bookmarks Awards
The Bookmarks Awards recognises and rewards excellence across all aspects of the digital industry in South Africa, judged against international benchmarks. This year’s theme is “The Next Big Thing”. What distinguishes the Bookmarks from other creative awards is the focus on “measurable performance”, in addition to creativity and execution.
The ‘Women in Digital’ networking brunch is held on 14 November 2013, at the Pepper Club in Cape Town from 09h30 – 11h30.
Tickets costs R750 per seat and there are only 20 seats available.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Other Dates to Diarise:
Workshops: Johannesburg 12 November, Cape Town 13 November.
Awards evening at Artscape in Cape Town, 14 November.