Fireside Chat with Karen Clark Cole

This Fireside Chat offers an insightful discussion about women’s entrepreneurship and leadership with Karen Clark Cole, the visionary CEO and strategist of Blink.  Blink is a user experience (UX) research and design firm that works with Fortune 100 to start-up companies to create meaningful digital products, brands and experiences. With five studios in Austin, Boston, San Diego, San Francisco and Seattle, Blink brings two decades of experience using its evidence-driven design process to projects for major clients such as Amazon, Microsoft, NASA and Starbucks.  Through her work at Blink, Karen was a winner of the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year award and a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2015. In 2016, Blink was listed on Forbes Magazine’s Best 25 Small Companies in America list and has been recognized with many other honours and awards.  This event is organized by the Coast Capital Savings Innovation Centre. For more information, contact icpoc@uvic.ca.