Candice has a wide range of experience spanning marketing, advertising, sponsorship development, partnerships, programming, artist and event management. In 2011, she helped to open and run artist-owned record label, The Noise Company. In this role, Candice realized her passion for finding innovative platforms to support artists. She took her drive for fostering creative communities to tech education at General Assembly, where she served as the Marketing Lead for Texas. Diving further into tech infrastructure, Candice has recently joined Vapor IO, where she heads up their partnership program and international event programming. Candice is one of the founders of Austin Design Week, which launched in November 2016. Austin Design Week brings together designers from all practices and celebrates Austin’s creative culture. In her free time, you can usually find her enjoying some of the best food the city has to offer, or at a live music show.
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