Dava Guthmiller, Noise 13’s Founder and Chief Creative, is available for speaking and instructional engagements focused on the business of design and the creative process. Her proficiency centers around lifestyle branding and marketing, particularly in the food & beverage, health & wellness, and travel & hospitality industries. Additional interests include women in business, and how the growing cannabis industry fits into the lifestyle space.
Kate Shay, Director of Business & Innovation, is available to speak to both creative and art direction, as well as branding and marketing in the cannabis industry. Her background is in art and creative direction, with a new focus on the growing cannabis industry.
See below for examples of upcoming and previous engagements. Get in touch if you’d like Dava or Kate to speak at one of your events!
2017 • Speaker in the Go to Market House, on the topic “Beyond Pink: Marketing to Women.” Serendipity is a two day conference in multiple “houses” with a series of salon-style workshops, conversations, and activity-based networking events designed specifically to give you the exact resources and connections to grow personally and professionally.
Food Craft Institute
2017 • Instructor for the Business Positioning & Planning class for entrepreneurs in various food industries. Topics covered include brand identity and the power of storytelling in the customer experience.
VMA Design Conference
2017, 2016, 2015 • Speaker at Visual Media Alliance conference featuring stories of design across all media. Some of the industry’s most creative thinkers share practical strategies you can put to use right now to enhance your skills and drive new business.
Symposia, Conference For Women Entrepreneurs
2017 • Speaker at this two day conference of information, inspiration, and lessons learned from 7 powerful women entrepreneurs who have found the courage to follow their dreams and build 7 figure businesses with skill, determination, grace & grit!
Adobe Creative Jam
2017 • Speaker for this fast-paced design competition, sharing the behind-the-scenes process of design projects.
Academy of Art University
2017 • Guest lecturer in an Integrated Advertising class, teaching Social Media Advertising: Past, Present and Future.
3% Conference Super Bowl Tweetup
2017 • Official participant in an event celebrating the female Creative Director’s point of view on Super Bowl TV spots, fueling the conversation in a live format.
2015 • 3% Conference mentor at the Social Good Hub – a fast-paced session geared towards social impact entrepreneurs.