Design Work 11 February 2020
Design//Work: Thinking of Contracting?
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


130 Sutter St. Suite 600

San Francisco

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6:30 pm
Event Starts// Doors Open
7:00 pm
Panel Starts
8:30 pm
Panel Ends
9:00 pm
Event Ends // Doors Close

Thinking of Contracting?

Thinking of taking the plunge and contracting? Maybe you want to leave a bad working environment, been laid off or just want more time off. Wondering what major changes you’ll undergo?

Join us as our panel discuss topics like:

  • Making the switch in mindset
  • How to market yourself
  • Finding and keeping clients
  • How much to charge clients
  • Project managing your own work
  • Billing and taxes
  • Managing your healthcare
  • moderator
    Amy Stillhorn, Founder of Big Monocle
    Amy is the founder and CEO of Big Monocle, an award-winning creative agency with offices in Utah and California (San Francisco, San Jose, Redwood City and Provo) that services startups and fortune 100 clients. Big Monocle focuses on branding and brand experiences. Their full-service capabilities allow them to execute across a broad range of deliverables required for, say, a new web presence. From the overall infrastructure, user experience, design and development, to the messaging, video, photo and marketing strategies that the site would need to thrive. Big Monocle was recently named International Small Agency of the Year by the DMA Echo Awards. The logo they did for the Women’s March has created an identity for a global movement in support of women everywhere. Amy has served on the board of AIGA SF, and currently serves as a board member of Braid Workshops (in support of women entrepreneurs) and co-founded the Sego Awards in order to recognize female founders and CEOs in Utah. Her big hobbies at the moment are karaoke and baking sourdough bread.