Startup Grind with Claire Diaz-Ortiz

Waco
Hustle Co-working - 605 Austin Avenue Waco, 76701
Oct. 9, 2019, 2 p.m.

About this event

Join us with Claire Díaz-Ortiz, an author, speaker, investor and advisor who has been named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company. Claire was an early employee at Twitter, where she was first hired to lead corporate social innovation.

This event is sponsored by Baylor University and is free and open to the public.

In Claire’s work, she has been called everything from “The Woman Who Got the Pope on Twitter” (Wired) and “Twitter’s Pontiff Recruitment Chief” (The Washington Post) to a “Force for Good” (Forbes) and one of the “Ten Most Generous in Social Media” (Fast Company). Claire was one of the first users of Twitter in the country of Kenya, and is also known for the dubious honor of being the first person to live-tweet her own child’s birth. (#eek)

Claire is the bestselling author of nine books published in more than a dozen countries, including One Minute Mentoring (with Ken Blanchard) and Twitter for Good: Change the World One Tweet at a Time.

She is a frequent international speaker on business, innovation and social media, and has been invited to deliver trainings and keynotes at such varied organizations and events as The United Nations, Verizon, Toyota, South by Southwest, TEDx, The Mashable Social Good Summit, and many others.

She writes a popular business blog at ClaireDiazOrtiz.com and is a LinkedIn Influencer, one of several hundred global leaders chosen to provide original content for the LinkedIn platform.

Claire holds an MBA from Oxford University, where she was a Skoll Foundation Scholar for Social Entrepreneurship and has a BA and an MA in Anthropology from Stanford University.

She is the co-founder of Hope Runs, a non-profit organization operating in AIDS orphanages in Kenya.

She has appeared widely in major television and print news sources like CNN, BBC, Time, Newsweek, the New York Times, Good Morning America, The Today Show, the Washington Post, Fortune, Forbes, Wired and many others.

Speaker

Startup Grind with Claire Diaz-Ortiz

Claire Diaz-Ortiz

Join us with Claire Díaz-Ortiz is an author, speaker, investor and advisor who has been named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company. Claire was an early employee at Twitter, where she was first hired to lead corporate social innovation.

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When

Oct. 9, 2019
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Where

Hustle Co-working
605 Austin Avenue Waco76701

Brought to you by

Carole Fergusson

Carole Fergusson

Startup Grind

Director