Diversity in design is an issue we all face, whether it’s in who we hire, where we work, or what brand guidelines dictate. How do creatives move beyond selecting the right photo to create a more diverse environment? AIGA Philadelphia is proud to present Shani Sandy, a creative and thought leader, on the challenges of bringing diversity to life in the design world. Join us as she shares her ideas formed though research and hands on experience. Following the lecture we'll have Q + A and networking.
About Shani Sandy
Shani Sandy is a creative leader who believes in the power of design to impact business. As one of the highest ranking women in the creative industry, she is currently the Executive Creative Director at S&P Global, she has implemented creative strategies that have impacted the financial industry globally.
Shani leads the creative strategy and design practice to articulate the brand, develop products, and launch marketing initiatives. Noted accomplishments include integrated brand advertising campaigns, website experiences, multichannel global rebrands, and building creative teams from the ground up.
Shani holds an MBA from the Berlin School of Creative Leadership as well as a BA in Art History and BFA in Painting and Computer Art from Tufts University. She's participated in AIGA & Yale School of Management, Business Perspectives for Creative Leaders.
As an active member of the creative community, Shani has been honored by GDUSA’s People to Watch, served on HOW Design’s Judging Jury, and speaks at industry events nationally. In her spare time, Shani serves on the Arts Board of the Bronx Charter School for the Arts.
Shani is a native New Yorker, currently residing in Brooklyn.
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