• Celebrate Austin design through a week of workshops, talks, studio tours and events this November as the city celebrates its creative economy in the second annual Austin Design Week.

Candice Digby

Lead Organizer, Programming

Event Organizer & Marketing Lead at General Assembly

Candice Digby has over a decade of experience spanning marketing, PR, advertising, sponsorship development, artist and event management. She graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in Public Relations and a concentration in Advertising. Candice has worked in magazine publication, music/film festivals and global productized events. 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 has taken her drive for fostering creative communities to education and startups at General Assembly where she is currently the Local Marketing Producer. In this role she leads marketing efforts, events, partnerships, and community engagement. Candice is one of the founders of Austin Design Week, launching in November 2016. Austin Design Week will serve as a platform to bring together designers from all practices and celebrate 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.

Follow Candice on Twitter at @ceedigs.