Balance for Better – International Women's Day 2019

For International Women’s Day 2019, AKQA New York tackled the mission #BalanceforBetter head on by asking all employees to share their thoughts on how to achieve a gender-balanced studio and create a better world.

And it was all based around a simple question posed to both women and men in the studio: WHAT CAN YOU DO TO MAKE US BETTER TOGETHER?
#BetterTogether was brought to life through a series of portraits, quotes and website. Each portrait was combined with a personal statement on how they’ll help to create a better workplace for all at AKQA. AKQA NYC celebrated International Women’s Day with the reveal of team the portraits and quotes in an exhibition, with a talk on how gender progressive advertising can help brands grow, with guest speakers Kate Ginsburg and Meghan MacArthur from Kantar followed by a panel discussion on The Power of Diverse Teams.

Team Credits

Sarah Cunningham

  • Fine Artist
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Resh Sidhu

Megan Jasson

  • Strategist
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Genesis Mendoza

  • HR Manager
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Ruth Baughan

  • Senior UX Designer
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Abby Kalen

Tesja Bonnie

  • Senior Copywriter
  • AKQA

Anika George

  • Designer
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The imaginative application of art and science
Sarah Cunningham
Fine Artist
Resh Sidhu
Digital Creative Director