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Hosted by Creative Spark and Burnmedia, our Thought Leader Friday sessions give our team, clients and other key members of the industry the opportunity to listen to insights from experts in the field. Our Friday sessions have featured the likes of Alan Knott-Craig Jnr (ex Mxit CEO), Matt Mullenweg (WordPress founder) and Ogilvy’s Gavin Levinsohn. These sessions are an opportunity to learn as well as network with others in the industry. Also, beer.
This Thought Leader Friday session was delivered by Sarah Rice, founder of Batstone, and a technology communications specialist with over a decade’s worth of experience. Rice ran the IT focused PR agency, Sentient Communications, for almost nine years before shutting it down at the end of 2011. She went on to work with Christo Davel at 22seven. She was also VP: Communications at Mxit.
Check out the video where Sarah Rice focuses on communication and purpose in tech companies on our YouTube channel.
And if you don’t fancy the video, have a listen to the podcast below for the entire talk where Sarah talks about purpose in business, closing down a company, finding love in strange places and why she doesn’t work with people who have not been to therapy.