Miami, FL, Oct. 7, 2021 – Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Business Innovation & Technology (BIT) Center in collaboration with graphic design platform Canva will host a one-hour webinar to learn to produce visually exciting content brand campaigns for social media and other marketing designs on Friday, Oct. 15, from 12 – 1 p.m. The webinar is free and open to the general public. Register at https://tinyurl.com/y9wdxcee.
This event is the first of several to come as result of a recently-established collaboration between the BIT Center and Canva that will provide many benefits for the MDC community, including free tutorial webinars for students and faculty once a semester, year-round and a digital curriculum to enhance MDC’s Digital Marketing Specialist certificate.
The webinar will be led by Canva Studio Creative Lead Bryan Keplesky, who has nearly 20 years of experience as a designer, strategist, and creative director, producing brand campaigns for local start-ups, global companies, and everything in between. At Canva Studio, Bryan empowers brands to create unique designs and grow their businesses using the design platform. Prior to Canva Studio, he was Creative Director for Live Nation’s music festival division, overseeing global brands like Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits. Bryan has also produced brand work for Warby Parker, Verb Products, Texas Rangers Baseball, and more.
“At Canva we are on a mission to empower everyone in the world to design anything and publish anywhere, and we are excited to have the largest community college in the country, Miami Dade College, partnering with us to train students on social media marketing. We look forward to partnering together in 2022,” said Jason Wilmot, Head of Education at Canva.
MDC’s state-of-the-art BIT Center explores the role of technology in digital transformation, process automation, and analytics in the ever-changing business landscape. The BIT Center is an initiative of MDC’s Miguel B. Fernandez Family School of Global Business, Trade & Transportation and offers various programs and courses in three core areas – marketing and digital marketing; banking and finance; and industry certifications. For a complete list of BIT Center courses and events, visit www.mdc.edu/bitcenter.
WHAT: Webinar on Social Media and Marketing Designs
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 15, 12 – 1 p.m.
WHERE: Virtual event. Register at https://tinyurl.com/y9wdxcee