Breakout Speaker: Christopher Clarke

Breakout Session: Kindness and Compassion in the Creative Process

The marketing industry can be competitive and cutthroat. How might we balance the demand for creative excellence with kindness and compassion? Do they have to be mutually exclusive or can they work together?

About Christopher Clarke

Christopher Clarke is a German/Jamaican American from the southwest. He loves the great outdoors, Arsenal FC, and design -- sometimes all at once.

His career began in the action sports industry as a videographer and graphic designer working for brands including Vans, Standard Films, and Burton Snowboards. “Toph” served as On-Air Design Director at Food Network and Cooking Channel in NYC leading a team of talented designers, animators, and production companies on network branding and promotions, live events, brick and mortar restaurants, and product launches. He’s now Creative Director at media tech company Oath, living and loving life in the East Bay Area with his wife and two awesome kiddos.