We’re thrilled to have Jill Pollack as one of our panelists. Jill will be one of the experts discussing “Creativity and Prosperity During an Economic Downturn.”
Jill is a serial entrepreneur and the founder and director of StoryStudio Chicago and StoryStudio North Shore. Since founding the studio in 2003, Jill has focused her attention on teaching both fiction and creative non-fiction courses, and providing a wide variety of experiences in writing and publishing for StoryStudio writers. She is the also the founder of the Chicago Literary Alliance and has published three books for young adults: Shirley Chisholm, named a Best Book by Science and Film Magazine; Lesbian and Gay Families: Redefining Parenting in America; and Women on the Hill, a history of women in Congress.
Jill brings lots of business cred, too! She’s a Past President of Women in Communications, Inc. (Chicago chapter), and has been a member of the Association of Multimedia Communications, DigitalEve, ChicWIT, JUF High Tech division, National Writers Union, Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, and a Business Volunteer for the Arts with the Arts & Business Council of Chicago. She is the recipient of a Silver Trumpet Award from the Publicity Club of Chicago, a Silver Quill Award from the International Association of Business Communicators, and a Clarion award from Women in Communications (national).
Come join us at CreatorCamp Chicago to hear insights, learn from, and rub elbows with some of our panelists:
- Jill Pollack, writer and founder of StoryStudio Chicago and StoryStudio North Shore
- Lauren Levato, Artist and Self-Promotion guru
Sign up here. Prices go up after April 30, 2011.