June Speaker Series Luncheon : Doreen Lorenzo

  • 13 Jun 2018
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Headliners Club, 221 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701, 20th Floor

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  • Member in active standing. Includes lunch served at 11:30AM and event will conclude by 1:00PM.
  • Member in provisional status. Includes lunch served at 11:30AM and event will conclude by 1:00PM.
  • Guest of a YMBL member. Includes lunch served at 11:30AM and event will conclude by 1:00PM.

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Please join the YMBL Speaker Series this Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 as we welcome Doreen Lorenzo, one of Texas Monthly's "15 Innovators Reshaping Texas"


Doreen Lorenzo is a successful leader of global creative firms who advised Fortune 100 companies on design and innovation issues for decades. In March 2016 she was appointed Director of the Center for Integrated Design, University of Texas-Austin. She is a co-founder of mobile video insights firm Vidlet, as well as a board member and advisor of several other startups, and a columnist for Fast Co. Design and Medium. A recognized thought leader on business and design issues, she speaks publicly about her signature leadership style and the power of empathy to drive business results.


From 2013 to 2015 Doreen was president of Quirky, where she oversaw product development and operations for this fast-growing company. Prior to Quirky she worked at frog design for 16 years, including seven years as president. While president of frog she drove company strategy, oversaw worldwide operations and delivery, and led the iconic design firm to record growth.


Doreen earned a master’s degree in communication and media studies from Boston University and a bachelor’s degree in theater from the State University of New York, Stony Brook.


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Gourmet lunch and iced tea provided. Parking on site at the Chase Tower is $5. Event is on the 20th floor Headliners Club space. Greeting and networking from 11:30-12:00, lunch served at noon and speaker will start at 12:15 with a brief Q&A near the end. Event ends at 1:00.

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