Episode 4: Social Justice Mavens Jillian Schultz & Beatina Theopold

Episode 4 of the Mavens Do It Better Podcast features Jillian Schultz and Beatina Theopold, both social justice and event producer mavens.

Listen in as Heather Newman talks with Jillian and Beatina about:

  • Hear how they got involved with the INTO ACTION event - January 2018

  • The Los Angeles ARTivist scene

  • Their favorite parts of working on INTO ACTION and what future projects they have in the works.

@Jillian Schultz | @BeatinaTheopold | @INTOACTION | @Artivists_LA

Heather had the pleasure of working with these ladies, and Creative Maven was a community partner for the INTO ACTION event, a celebration of community power + cultural resistance that took place January 13-21 2018 in Downtown Los Angeles. 

Combining the work of 175 world-class artists; 80 hours of powerful panels, workshops, and performances; and citizens with the goal of shining a light on injustices, galvanizing communities, and turning ideas into action.

Mavens Do It Better original theme music composed by Jesse Case with voice over by Julia Francis.

Heather Newman

Heather Newman is an award-winning marketing maven, technology entrepreneur and an epic connector that brings many worlds together. She has extensive experience marketing products and services for Enterprise businesses, startups and emerging markets. Heather builds plans and processes that are nimble, human and different. She is an adept storyteller and is passionate about growth for both employees and the corporate bottom-line. Heather hails from the arts and the bulk of her career has been working with the largest technology companies in the world (Microsoft, Google, Amazon, NetApp, Hewlett Packard, and Dell). Her nineteen years of experience working at technology companies and building global high-tech marketing strategy has driven millions of dollars of revenue and multiple award-winning campaigns. She has led global marketing teams for many technology companies including AvePoint, IT Unity & KnowledgeLake. Heather was a part of the original Microsoft SharePoint Marketing team. During her tenure, she helped launch multiple versions of the product, build the SharePoint Partner Ecosystem and conceived of and produced the first three Microsoft SharePoint Conferences. Creative Maven has produced thousands of global marketing campaigns and events. Currently CM is focusing on go to market strategies for Microsoft and its partners as well as a new site sister site launching in 2015 called Marketingfixer.com. Heather also serves as Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Content Panda, an innovative technology startup looking to actively disrupt how content is delivered inside software.