Join us to hear Lauren's perspectives on web design from the company perspective, freelancing in the tech industry and the importance of community involvement.
Presentation, followed by Q&A will cover:
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About the Speaker
Lauren Woodward is the Director of Web and Mobile Services at The Institutes in Malvern, PA. She also owns and run a consulting firm, Lauren Woodward Consulting LLC., and provides consulting services and web development services to select companies in the Philadelphia and New York areas.
Lauren is a local Philly native and MSIS graduate of Drexel University currently studying towards her PMP certification. She has been working in technology for over 10+ years in various industries including small business, higher education and corporate pharmaceutical.
For further information regarding projects, background and interests please visit: laurencwoodward.com
About the Speaker:
Jay Muhlin has a BFA in Photography from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, and an MFA in Transmedia/Photography from Syracuse University. His images have appeared in LA Weekly, New York Magazine, Time Out New York, Mother Jones, PDN, Metropolis, and The Village Voice. Completed residencies that include the Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, NY, The Millay Colony for the Arts in Austerlitz, NY, and the Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside in Troy, NY.
Muhlin recently completed a photography grant to document the South Asian Art Collection at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and teaches photography at The College of New Jersey, Rowan, and La Salle universities. He is an Artist Member of the Vox Populi Gallery in Philadelphia, and the 2014 Esther & Harvey Graitzer Memorial Prize winner for photography. Muhlin is currently working as the photographer at the Chemical Heritage Foundation photographing scientific cultural heritage collections for documentation and interpretation.
Check out Muhlin's work here.
Thursday, November 16 6-8 pm
Guest Speaker: Valerie Hoke, Chatterblast
This event is free and open to the public, please RSVP here to reserve your spot.
Valerie Hoke is an editor on ChatterBlast Media's creative team, where she oversees content creation for clients such as Comcast, Hitachi Consulting and Aqua America. She graduated from the University of Arizona with a bachelor's degree in English and has written for publications like Technical.ly Philly and the Phoenix New Times.