DIY Design for Startups

DIY Design for Startups
Date and Time
12:30pm — 1:30pm AEDT
Getting Started, How-to

Join our digital superstar for an event on how to plan and design content for digital platforms!

Is designing digital content not your strength? Are you looking for ways you can you make your business stand out in the sea of online content?

Join us for a marketing design session with our digital rockstar and director of the Social Lab, Jordan Lomax where she'll show you the tools and tricks to design content yourself (without the need for a design background!). We'll make sure you're highlighting the best of your business with tips to follow and easy applications to use.

We'll cover,

  • Design Strategy and best practices
  • Apps and platforms to use for social media, banner ads and video content.
  • Utilising the most important features to craft and capture your audience
  • Q&A from audience

This session is for anyone who's looking to gain easy design skills to boost their digital reach from working for a small business to their own!


Jordan Lomax: Director, The Social Lab

Jordan Lomax is an experienced Digital Marketing Manager, as well as graphic designer, with a broad portfolio of previous clients across many different industries, including fashion, tech, music, travel, e-commerce and food. She has worked on both client and agency side for the likes of Spotify, Shopbop, OMD and The Thoughtful Agency, as well as freelancing for many other high profile brands, developing and implementing their digital marketing strategies.

Jordan now runs The Social Lab - a social, web and design agency servicing a range of clients, big and small. Outside of this, she is a freelance designer and digital strategist, and (most importantly!) is the Lead Instructor for General Assembly's Digital Marketing immersive, guiding students along the road to becoming fully-fledged Digital Marketers. In recognition of her exemplary service in the classroom, Jordan has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.

In what little spare time she has, Jordan is an enthusiastic consumer of reality television and loves spending time with her beautiful pooch, Iggy.


Spark Festival 2021, Australia’s largest event for startups, innovators and entrepreneurs is happening across all of NSW from October 13 to 28. Whether you are getting started or going global, whether you are an entrepreneur, investor, inventor, innovator, student, executive or just plain curious: you will find your spark at Spark! With events running live or online, many of them free, this grassroots festival is an amazing opportunity to connect and find your place in the exciting world of startups and entrepreneurship.


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