SheSays elects Casey Bird as first president

SheSays, the mentorship and events organisation for women in the creative industry, has elected Casey Bird as its first president.

Bird already led events for SheSays in London
Bird already led events for SheSays in London

Bird, a freelance creative, will lead the organisation this year with a focus on events about building creative confidence and helping women grow their businesses.

Prior to her appointment she led SheSays events at Shoreditch House in London and helped rebuild its mentor scheme, Who’s Your Momma.

SheSays will elect a new president each year from among its board members.

Bird said: "It’s an honour to help lead SheSays in 2017. Our industry is thriving right now and times are definitely changing. I want to help push women, and creativity forward in our industry through everything we're doing this year."

SheSays was founded 10 years ago and has 40,000 members globally. London is its largest chapter with more than 5,200 members.

Laura Jordan Bambach, creative partner at Mr President and co-founder of SheSays, said: "Casey has been a committed member of the core team for many years, and this new role is well deserved recognition of her contribution to growing the numbers of women in creative roles, and supporting the advancement of female creativity." 

Subscribe to Campaign from just £57 per quarter

Includes the weekly magazine and quarterly Campaign IQ, plus unrestricted online access.

SUBSCRIBE

Looking for a new job?

Get the latest creative jobs in advertising, media, marketing and digital delivered directly to your inbox each day.

Create an Alert Now
Share

1 Vodafone, Sky and HSBC join retreat from Google

Several more major brands, including Vodafone, Sky, and a trio of the UK's leading banks, have added their names to the list of those considering suspending their advertising on Google.

Why Cosabella replaced its agency with AI and will never go back to humans
Shares0
Share

1 Why Cosabella replaced its agency with AI and will never go back to humans

In October, lingerie retailer Cosabella replaced its digital agency with an AI platform named "Albert". Since then it has more than tripled its ROI and increased its customer base by 30%.

Just published

More