July #SWIMfan, Lilit Hayrapetyan

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Wow. July. The year is now waning. But the sun is still scorching for most of the day so don’t get down on it. And with that brings our July SWIMfan spotlight! We have chosen the esteemed Lilit Hayrapetyan.

SWIM Episode 006 – Shadi Petosky

In PODCAST, SEASON 01

Shadi Petosky is the co-creator and showrunner of a new Amazon series called Danger & Eggs, which focuses on the adventures of a daring child named D.D. Danger and her safety-focused egg best friend, Phillip. Prior to this Shadi worked…

SWIM Episode 005 – Karin Fong

In PODCAST, SEASON 01

California native and Yale graduate Karin Fong is a Designer and Director whose influence in the film, television, gaming, AND advertising industries is nothing short of inspirational. Her elevated aesthetic and ability to convey emotion through visuals has proved consistent…

June #SWIMfan, Erin Sarofsky

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Hello Swimmers! Busy times all around. Did you get a chance to listen to our interview with Karin Fong? We think it’s pretty awesome and believe you’ll enjoy it. When you’re done reading this post, head over to our Soundcloud…

Surfs Up with Karin Fong

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We’ve all been waiting for the next podcast to air. You the listeners, the readers, and the followers. And us here at SWIM… But before I tell you about that, I’ll tell you what else we have been up to!…

#SWIMfan drops- starting with Lauren Indovina

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Ah, May is here. All the showers from April have brought pretty blooming flowers all around. But it has also brought us our first ever #SWIMfan! >>> if you missed what that’s all about, shame on you, but go read about…

Hashtag SWIMfan

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We have been busy bees here at SWIM (wait…do bees swim?). We’ve been making connections, coordinating schedules, nailing down the interview times that work for all involved, recording, tweeting out messages of interest and insight, and preparing to kick-off a…

SWIM Episode 004 – Jeanne Kopeck

In PODCAST, SEASON 01

Jeanne Kopeck is an award winning and nationally recognized commercial director working in the foothills of Boulder Colorado. Her resume boasts a multitude of Emmy, BDA , and Telly Awards. Her directorial credits include works for the Discovery Channel, Food…

Sara Bennett, Oscar Win

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Is all the ballyhoo over Ex Machina’s 2016 Oscar upset-win for best VFX really all it’s cracked up to be? The short answer is yes. And for more than because it beat out Star Wars. Much ballyhoo is being made…

Why We SWIM

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Officially kicked off in November 2015, SWIM is a collaborative effort of creative women from the Midwest (specifically, Minneapolis, MN) whose purpose of existence is to support Strong Women In Motion.