Tickets on sale soon for PDX Creative Women Unite: Wednesday, April 18th at 5pm at PNCA during Design Week.

Contact Christine@PDXCareerCoach.com for sponsorship opportunities.


Presenters will speak about their organizations in lighting rounds of 3 minutes each, with raffle prizes after every presentation. Creative women — especially those in apparel and tech — we invite you to come hear stories from women who launched design organizations, and how these groups are shaping the creative climate in Portland. You will leave feeling supported, energized, and inspired to pursue your design path. 


5:00: light bites & beverages
6:00: presentations & raffles (prizes donated by women owned businesses) 
7:00: networking


Ashley Robinson, PNCA 
Arezou Seifpour, PDX Women in Tech 
Amanda Wilson, VOXAPOD & Woman Led 
Eugenie Jolivett Fontana, w(HERE) we are 
Kari Merkl, League of Women Designers 
Kathryn Brown, ScoutSavvy 
Freda Ceaser, Central City Concern 
Marisa Green & Sarah Lane Ferguson, AIGA Women Lead 
Anneliese Davis, Rahab's Sisters


raffle prizes courtesy of: 
Inger McDowell-Hartye, With Love, From PDX
Maryam Behrouzi, Spela Cosmetics 
Paloma Medina, 11:11 Supply 
Michelle Judson, Changewear 
T Ngu, Project Object 
Jen Maynard, Longhouse NW

We will be collecting in-kind donations for Rahab's Sisters: travel size toiletries, deodorant, new socks,  gently used blankets and tarps.



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Madeline Hoag, CENTRL Office

Katie O'Brien, Rose Haven

Angela Medlin, FAAS

Mary Blalock, Ladies' Night

Kayla Warfield and Kellie O'Donnell, Lesbians Who Tech

Jolie Brownell, Me Too Girl and Me Too

Dez Ramirez, On She Goes

Kate Bingaman-Burt, Outlet

Jordan Hayles, Period Petty

Brittany M. Simpson, The Pitch

Effie Stansbery, Women's Business Center at Mercy Corps NW


raffle prizes courtesy of: AmaraVenn DesignMolly MurielEllen Julia Brown and Missionay Chocolates.


we collected donations for Rose Haven day shelter for women and children. 


sponsors: PDX Pipeline Jobs BoardElephants DelicatessenBaby Doll Pizza.