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Mark Brickey of AID Podcast
May 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
This Wednesday, May 3rd we’re happy to welcome Mark Brickey, seasoned designer and host of AID Podcast. Meet us at 7pm at Wayfare for the free event! Free food and drinks thanks to our sponsors. Our presenting Sponsor is Vitamin T, a creative staffing agency connecting talented creatives with companies looking to hire.
About Mark Brickey and AID:
AID Podcast (a rare daily series) continually ranks in the top 10 design podcasts on iTunes. He’s interviewed creatives ranging from Paul Gaudio (Global creative director at Adidas), to Mike hammer (of Violent Gentlemen Hockey Club), to Julie Anixter (Executive director of AIGA), to Benny Gold, Johnny Cupcakes and more. With over 500 episodes and 400 interviews under his belt exploring everything from creative block, inspiration, freelance, entrepreneurship, pricing, failure and more, Mark has collected more design anecdotes and success advice than your average human could accumulate in 6 lifetimes. He’ll share his favorites and take QA from the crowd too, so bring your best questions.
About Vitamin T creative staffing agency:
“Connecting you with the best creative freelance and contract-to-hire roles is our job. Let us help you find yours!” Vitamin T makes more creative hire matches with more agencies in more countries than any other recruiting firm. They place creative directors, copywriters, developers, project managers and more. Browse their job opportunities here. Besides Orange County opportunities, companies are looking for talent in 25 cities across 4 countries! “With new job postings every day, we have personal connections with the top creative companies. We place the best digital creatives in the best freelance or temp-to-hire positions. Just tell us what you’re looking for!” You can apply as talent here.
Huge thanks to our food and beverage sponsors!
Generosity Water will be bringing free water. Not only do they produce the highest quality alkaline water with a perfect pH balance of 10.0, but they also support important causes and projects. For every bottle purchased, they give clean water to two people for one month.
Juice Served Here will be bringing a variety of their juices. “Our certified non-gmo juice is nourishing, satiating and never cut with cheap fillers. How are you feeling? That’s the question that will greet you at one of our locations. Don’t be thrown off by the award-winning design or the impeccable retail partners on our shelves, like Aesop among others.” Visit their Lido Marina Village location here or their Fashion Island location here!
Country Archer Jerkey: Country Archer’s line of healthy jerky and meat snacks are sold nationwide. And although the company has grown, we’re still paying homage to Mirarchi’s decades-old tradition by making our snacks in small batches at our California facility using healthful ingredients and protein options like grass-fed beef, antibiotic-free turkey, and pork. Whether you reach for them in your pantry, backpack, desk or lunchbox, we hope Country Archer products make it easier for you to eat healthfully, while doing the things you love.
Fermensch Kombucha will be available! Fermensch Kombucha is available exclusively on tap in local Southern Californian restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Because of our unique kegging system, we are able to provide a refreshing kombucha that is perfectly bubbly for drinking on its own or mixing into cocktails and spritzers. Fresh, bubbly kombucha, right off the tap. Find out where to get some here!
Wayfare is a community of co-working, connection and event spaces. They currently have two locations in Orange County. One in Costa Mesa and one in Fullerton. Both offer desks for rent in a creative hub that gathers likeminded makers and entrepreneurs. Wayfare is a community of individuals who are driven by an aspiration to advance good in the world. “We’re on the same journey, but taking different paths.” If you’re looking for a space to have a meeting, do work for a day away from your usual home office, or to rent a regular desk from, connect with them here. “Become a member by joining a workspace or startup program today! All members receive access to a like-minded community of difference makers, access to learning forums, and tools and inspiration that benefit your work and life.”