June 2017 Marketing and Design Events
Looking for a little inspiration to help kickstart your summer? Join us at one of these local luncheons or happy hours, and don’t forget to follow us on Twitter for updates to the list.
June 2, 2017
AIGA St. Louis Design Show 22
6:30 p.m. at COCA
Join local designers for the opening of the AIGA St. Louis Design Show 22. We’re excited to have several projects in the show this year (yay!) and judges will be on hand to award Best in Show. Find more details here.
June 14, 2017
PR Analytics Conundrum Happy Hour
5:30 p.m. at Llywelyn’s Pub in Webster Groves
Nick Szabo, COO of local startup Swizzle, will lead a discussion on the value of analytics and how we as PR professionals tend to shy away from the numbers while it is becoming more of a requirement. Click here for details.
June 15, 2017
Making Room for Creative Thinking with Dan Goods
7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. at The Grandel
How can your company take high-concept data or complicated ideas and distill them so people both understand the work you do as well as care about the work you do? Don’t miss COCA’s bizSESSION Speaker Series with Dan Goods, Visual Strategist for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Register here.
Square’s Pop-Up Emporium
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Cortex Commons
Thoughtfully curated makers, live music and food trucks will come together at the Cortex Commons for a little lunch break fun. Find more information (and a vendor list) on Facebook.
Creative Circle Presents: Beyond the ADDYs 2017
11:30 a.m. at Atomic Cowboy Bootleg Lounge Patio
This is a chance to get a little insight into how some of this past year’s award-winning work was conceived, sold and produced. Join AdClub for an informative luncheon featuring work from Cannonball, Once Films, 90 Degrees West and Rodgers Townsend. Tickets available here.
June 20, 2017
Venture Café Night: 39 N
3 p.m. at 39 North
Don’t miss this month’s Venture Cafe Night, where our own Partner/Creative Director Mike Spakowski will join other local professionals for a panel discussion on branding in the start-up community, moderated by EQ. More details on Facebook.
Rooftop Happy Hour Pop-Up Panel: Influencer Marketing
6 p.m. at Food Roof
Join BMA St. Louis and PowerPost for a discussion on nfluencer marketing and thought leadership. Learn how working with influencers can impact your brand position, the guidelines for working with influencers, and how and where to find them. Get tickets.
June 22, 2017
5 Steps of Better Business Outcomes for Marketers
11:30 a.m. at Maggiano’s Little Italy
Join Scottrade’s Jim Ruszala (VP Client Insight & Decision Support) and Justin Gioia (VP Marketing and Investor Segment Leader) for this month’s AMA St. Louis luncheon focusing on assessing new marketing opportunities. Register here.
June 24, 2017
Hack the Arch 2017
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at T-Rex
Hack the Arch is a Capture-the-Flag (CTF) event in which competitors or teams (max 4 players per team) use their cybersecurity techniques to solve puzzles in order to obtain a flag – usually represented as a hash value or a string (text). Whether you’re new to the cyber realm or an industry professional, this event is designed to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) to players of all ages and experience. More details here.
Burning Bright Exhibition
Burning Bright is a group exhibition showcasing St. Louis-based female artists, curated and put on by Living Collective and HEX at TechArtista. Burning Bright is free and open to the public until Friday, June 16, 2017. Learn more.
Venture Café St. Louis
Every Thursday, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the @4240 Building in the Cortex Innovation District
Each week, innovators and entrepreneurs gather for conversations and scheduled programming aimed to inspire. See more here.