Ladies, Wine & Design

Ladies, Wine &
a bit of Design

A conversation series
created by Jessica Walsh,
hosted by SDCO Partners

A salon night held monthly open to a small group of creative ladies. We’ll have wine and casual conversations on a wide variety of topics relating to creativity, business, and life. If you’re a female creative and would like to join, RSVP via the link in the event description to reserve your seat. It’s free and reservations are first come, first serve. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us. Events will be held at 121 Wentworth Street, unless otherwise noted.

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August 16, 6pm Confidence

We'll hear from guest speakers Johnny Caldwell and Taneka Reaves of Cocktail Bandits discuss the confidence gap. Reserve your seat by clicking here.

September 5, 6pm Curation

Join guest speaker Angela Mack at The Gibbes where she is the Executive Director & Chief Curator. Click here to rsvp

October 25, 6pm Barbara Sallick

Join us for an evening with Barbara Sallick, Co-Founder and Senior Vice President of Design of Waterworks. Click here to rsvp.

After hearing about Ladies Wine and Design, we've been doing a lot of thinking and reading on why there are so few women leading the creative industry. We believe we can change that through mentorship and championing others' work. Here are a few articles if you want to learn more:

Ad Age: What We Can Do About the Dearth of Female Creatives?
Fast co: Where are all the women Creative Directors?
3% Conference: Video archive from their annual conference
Smashing Magazine: Gender Disparities in the Design Field

Here are a few creative mentors from our community who have spoken at our previous events. This list is always evolving—email us if you'd like to nominate someone.