In this interactive brown-bag lunch & learn from copywriter and brand strategist Elizabeth Hope Derby, uncover “How to Promote Yourself and Your Work (Without Feeling Like a Fraud or a Sleazeball).” This event will be free and open to the public. Bring your lunch if you wish! This event is cosponsored by WriterHouse, a nonprofit in Charlottesville dedicated to encouraging the development of writers of all levels in the community.
Elizabeth Hope Derby is a coach and personal brand strategist for ambitious creatives and service-based entrepreneurs. A long-time writer and speaker, she’s an award-winning contributor to C-VILLE Weekly and multiple story slam winner with Big Blue Door, a true storytelling group in Charlottesville. Elizabeth began her career in fragrance marketing at a Fortune 500 company, where she developed new product concepts and helped sell them to brands like Febreze, Glade, and Bath & Body Works. Since starting her business in 2012, she’s helped clients all over the world find the words to define their purpose, attract potential clients, and build consistent brands online. These days, she blends personal growth tools with collaborative content development, guiding individuals to find their voice, own their value, and share their genius with the world. Find her online at ElizabethHopeDerby.com.