October 2019 Marketing + Design Events

October 2019 Marketing + Design Events

October has an overabundance of opportunities for designers, marketers, entrepreneurs and creatives to learn, connect and have fun. Check out our full lineup of events, including some of St. Louis Design Week’s events, conferences and certification classes. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for photos and updates, and if you see us at an event, make sure to say hi.


September 30-October 5, 2019

St. Louis Design Week

Various times and locations

Celebrate the local design community with panel discussions, presentations, studio tours, portfolio reviews and other events as part of St. Louis Design Week. Meet other designers and creatives to grow your network and break down silos. More info.



September 30, 2019

Midtown Alley Studio Tours

4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at Atomicdust

Come tour the Atomicdust office, meet our team and peruse our recent projects at our studio tour, part of St. Louis Design Week. Learn more.



October 2, 2019

Slay Your Year-End Digital Fundraising Campaign

7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m. at Dennis & Judith Jones Visitor & Education Center

Nonprofit marketers and development professionals are invited to this event hosted by Social Media Club STL. Local nonprofit leaders will share tips on how to make your year-end campaigns a success. Sign up.



October 3, 2019

Design for a Cause 2019

6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. at 3146 Locust St.

Local designers and artists across mediums are invited to donate pieces to the sixth annual event. The pieces will be auctioned off, with proceeds going to local nonprofits. Learn more.



October 3, 2019


6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. at Atomicdust

Cut, scribble and paste together a DIY poster at the Ladies Wine & Design poster exchange, hosted at Atomicdust. The event is free and open to everyone (not just ladies!) and you can score a cool poster to take home. More info.



October 14-16, 2019

DevUp Conference

7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Ameristar Casino

Subject matter experts from around the country will descend on St. Louis to discuss the latest in dev and tech. In addition to breakout sessions and a keynote, participants can also register for hands-on workshops. More info.


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October 19, 2019

A Salesforce Crash Course

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at UMSL

This one-day workshop will give participants an overview of Salesforce and the roles in its ecosystem, and how to use the Sales Cloud track prospects, manage accounts, run reports and more. Sign up.



October 22, 2019

Spectrum Connective: The Conference for Nonprofit Marketers

8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at Webster University

CSPRC, the Community Service Public Relations Council, is hosting its annual conference designed specifically for nonprofit marketing professionals. The immersive event includes keynotes, breakout sessions and networking opportunities. Learn more.



October 30, 2019

Startup Missouri Expo

7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel St. Louis – Chesterfield

Small business owners and entrepreneurs can get inspiration and advice at this inaugural event, hosted by Startup Missouri. The conference will include educational sessions and panels, as well as keynotes by Tom Schlafly, chairman of the board of The Saint Louis Brewery LLC, and Carolyn Kindle Betz, president of Enterprise Holdings Foundation. Register.



October 30, 2019

Digital & Social at Edward Jones

8:15 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Edward Jones St. Louis Headquarters

The Association of National Advertisers is hosting this one-day conference, with marketers from companies like Mattel, Panera, Trunk Club and Edward Jones sharing how their brands have navigated the ever-changing digital and social landscapes. Sign up.


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Blaise Hart-Schmidt

Blaise Hart-Schmidt

Blaise’s path to digital marketing began in journalism and took a detour through public relations.

Passionate about storytelling in any medium, her experience with writing, design, strategy and digital marketing combine to help clients build strong marketing plans.

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