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Creative Circus Friday Forum Speaker Series

Our ties to creative industries are evident in the caliber of exceptional talent who come and speak at Circus Forum. Typically held on Fridays in The Carol Vick Bynum Theatre, our forums are an important opportunity for our students to learn from current top players in their fields.

Exceptional students have an opportunity to have their books perused by some of the top talent who visit us. And everyone has a chance to listen and learn as our speakers tell us of their own war stories and lessons learned along the way in the life of a Creative.

These events are open to the public (mandatory for students, of course) so if you’re in the neighborhood, come by and enjoy our Creative Circus Friday Forum Speakers!

Guests, check in at the front desk.

*If you are interested in speaking, please contact Career Services Director, Hannah Heller.

Summer 2020 Friday Forum Speaker Schedule:

July 17th  – Yogi Hakim –  Creative Director  at Kamp Grizzly

July 24th  – Ashley Kohler, Founder at Awesome Inc.

July 31st  – Jamie Shaw, CD at  Cogs & Marvel

August 7th  – Jamie Umpherson, Creative Director   l   Various Agencies & Marie Richer, Creative Director    l    Various Agencies

August 14th  – Nathan Young, G. Strat. D. and 600&Rising founder at Periscope

August 21st  – Ryan Ford, CCO at Cashmere Agency

September 4th  – Hatch Design

Past Speakers:

Circus Forum: Geoff Edwards of DOJO
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Circus Forum: Elizabeth Stephens and Janeen Ritson of mcgarrybowen
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Don't Get Me Started | A Podcast About Advertising | DGMS
DGMS 157: Mike Lear of The Martin Agency
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Circus Forum: Tony Marin of Barkley
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Circus Forum - Summer 2013 | #CircusForum
Circus Forum: Summer 2013
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Circus Forum: Mike Lear of The Martin Agency
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Circus Forum: Kyle Lewis of The Morrison Agency
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Forum: Dustin Duke of Ogilvy
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UPDATE: Prentice Howe Will Speak at Circus Forum This Friday
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Forum: Michelle Burgess and Paul Kuzma of TRIS3CT
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New Quarter, New Forums: Spring 2013 Forums Have Been Announced
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Diko Daghlian | MUHTAYZIK|HOFFER | Speaker at Circus Forum
Forum: MUHTAYZIK|HOFFER’s Diko Daghlian
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Forum: Pereira & O’Dell’s Apaliski and @thekoogs
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Circus Forum: Laurent Simon
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Circus Forum: Cabot Norton of BBDO
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Droppin' Knowledge | Creative Circus Forums | Winter 2013 Schedule
Droppin’ Bombs: Winter 2013 Forums
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Mark Sorensen of Seed Factory Marketing
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9 (or 16) Rules to Becoming a Creative Person
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Miller Jones and Aaron Pendleton, Creative Directors of Energy BBDO
Energy BBDO: Aaron Pendleton and Miller Jones
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Jesse Ragan
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