January 2011 — Present
FindSpark is a community dedicated to setting up millennials for career success and to working with brands and companies to engage with millennials to help their businesses to grow.
Our career conferences are a staple of our programming. Keynotes have included Josh Siegal, Head Writer at 30 Rock, Tina Roth Eisenberg (aka Swiss Miss), Gary Vaynerchuk, New York Times Best-Selling Author and Entrepreneur, and Greg Giangrande, The EVP and CHRO of Time Inc. The event has been attended by over 1,800 young, ambitious creatives, 250+ speakers, and 150+ Opportunity Mixer Representatives. In one installment, the event hashtag #FindSpark resulted in 7.9 million impressions and attendees always have access to our program and speaker information through a custom mobile app.
Our recruitment events like Hustle Summit and programs like our highly-curated job board connect companies large and small with the talent in our community. AOL, NBCUniversal, L'Oreal, HBO, Showtime, WeWork, Harlem Arts Festival, Brandwatch, US Peace Corps, and IPG Mediabrands are just a few of the outstanding employers we work with.
We specialize in diversity programs, producing unique events like our Inside Looks with BuzzFeed and The New York Times, and custom recruitment and employer branding events with Birchbox, Warby Parker, Blue Apron, and AOL.
An engaging and passionate speaker, my college engagements have included Princeton University, Columbia University, New York University, Pratt Institute, School of Visual Arts, Parson’s School of Design, Eugene Lang College, Sarah Lawrence College, and Brooklyn College.
I've also been a speaker at The United Nations International Young Leaders Assembly, Lean In NYC, United Women in Business, SXSW Interactive, Internet Week, Mediabistro's Social Media Bootcamp and Job Search Bootcamp, Emerging Leaders in the New York Arts, Social Media Week, Pencils of Promise Leadership Summit, Women in Cable Telecommunications Leadership Conference.