Archive for the ‘Event Writeup’ Category

Daring to Be Vulnerable

On May 7, a group gathered at Juno in Pioneer Square to discuss Brene’ Brown’s book, Daring Greatly. Brown is a shame and vulnerability researcher who writes and speaks widely on these topics (you may have seen her TedTalks). Brown defines vulnerability as “uncertainty, risk, and emotional exposure.” We wanted to discuss how you can be […]

Celebration for Our New Members

A number of new members of the AWC Seattle Chapter had the chance to meet each other, and members of the Chapter Board, at a special event on April 23. MSLGROUP graciously hosted the gathering at their lovely headquarters at Publicis Seattle. We’re fortunate that two of our members started working at MSLGROUP in the past year. Thanks for […]

Fun Festivities at the 2014 Holiday Fundraiser

Many members and friends of the Association for Women in Communications Seattle Professional Chapter enjoyed the 2014 holiday fundraiser auction and dinner on December 3. Several students from the University of Washington’s AWC Student Chapter joined us for the festivities. This annual event is one of two the Chapter hosts to raise scholarship funds for communications students at […]

Lessons in Content Marketing from Stephanie Jensen

If you missed our Content Marketing workshop with Stephanie Jensen in October, don’t miss this list of best practices from the event. Stephanie currently works as marketing and communications manager for the Ballard Chamber of Commerce. Over the past 20 years she has worked for both Fortune 250 and mid-sized companies to create smart, relevant and engaging content […]

AWC Putt-Putt Palooza! Sunny Weather on the Greens

The 2014 Putt-Putt Palooza attracted 26 players and netted nearly $1500 for scholarships and chapter operations. Congratulations to the organizers for another successful event, especially the Palooza chair, Pam Love! The mini-golf fundraiser was held at Interbay Golf in Seattle on Tuesday, August 5, with near-perfect blue skies. After hitting the colorful golf balls around 18 […]

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