Connect, Share & Celebrate with Women in Digital
As a woman leader in the digital industry, you face unique challenges and opportunities as you advance ideas and organizations, lead teams, make key decisions and cultivate critical business relationships. Women's Leadership Camp is a highly curated two-day retreat for women who lead from the frontlines of digital shops, in-house teams or their own businesses. Our most requested new event, Women's Leadership Camp is a platform for women leaders to connect, build community and elevate the conversation and future of women in the digital industry.
Join Fellow Women Leaders in Asheville
Let's talk possibility, fresh perspectives, power and ways to accelerate growth and change. Women's Leadership Camp brings women leaders together to explore new ideas and solutions.
A two-day respite from business as usual, Women’s Leadership Camp is a chance to reset, recharge and renew with fellow women leaders. We take care of the planning and the details, so you can focus on what matters most. Wake up each morning in an uncomplicated, peaceful environment, wander down to breakfast and spend a fun, fulfilling day talking tactics with fellow women in digital. Get the answers you need during moderated discussions, unscripted conversations and impromptu moments engaged in fun activities.
Experience Women’s Leadership Camp
Women’s Leadership Camp is the chance to engage in honest dialogue about obstacles, triumphs and how to achieve your every ambition while staying true to yourself in the process. Connect with new friends and allies while taking in terrace views of downtown Asheville, indulging in local cuisine or trading stories and laughter under rose-colored skies. Forge connections that last long after you head home, and continue conversations into the future.
Time & Space to Think Creatively & Critically
With everything going on and the constant pressures of being a woman leader, it's easy to get caught up in the day-to-day and miss defining ideas and breakthroughs. Women’s Leadership Camp gives you the space and fresh air you need for candid conversations and reflection, so you can discover and implement new ideas and solutions right away.
A Pause That Refreshes
Perfection isn’t real. Chaos, stress and burnout come with the territory. Spend some time away from it all, and come back inspired and energized. Your business, team, loved ones and self will thank you for it. It’s amazing how much better solutions are when you take time to recharge.
New Ideas & Directions
Women’s Leadership Camp is a special environment perfect for new ideas and strategies. Learn how others have solved the same challenges you’re up against and how to navigate the twists and turns of your career and business. If you’ve ever wished you could see inside other roles and organizations, or hear what other women are doing, this is your chance.
Meet Our Special Guest, Avery Swartz
Avery Swartz is a Toronto-based entrepreneur, tech expert and consultant who helms North Coast Group, a website advisory and digital consultancy. She is the founder and CEO of Camp Tech, the tech workshop company for non-technical people, and hosts the Gather North retreat for women who make the web.
A tech correspondent for the Canadian media, you may have seen her on CTV’s Your Morning, heard her on CBC Radio stations or read her small business tech column in Canada’s national newspaper of record, The Globe and Mail. Avery is an advisor to a number of nonprofits including the Art Canada Institute and Canadian Cancer Society, and is #5 on the Top 50 Women in Marketing list by Search Engine Journal.
Advance Your Growth & Career
Women’s Leadership Camp is a place to talk about the ins and outs of life as a woman leader. Everyone has something to contribute, and important insights to share. Women’s Leadership Camp is currently full, but please add your name to the waiting list. We’ll let you know if an opening comes up, and also keep you in the loop for the next one.
We’re excited to host the inaugural class for this event. Here’s what alumni had to say about other Bureau camps.
“Very inspiring and motivating to discuss with design leaders from various industries about similar questions or challenges that we face.”
— Caroline Law, Design Manager, Data Science | Head of Studio, IBM Analytics Design, SF, IBM
“I learned so much at Camp! I feel like I have a whole new group of friends. The Bureau creates a positive, supportive community within the industry that extends beyond the session.”
— Sara Redpath, Client Engagement Manager, OpenRoad Communications
“Feeling so inspired by all the intelligent folks I met! Loved that everyone was so open and really invested in helping each other find success.”
— Lana Nguyen, VP of Business Development + Partner, Iteration Group
“I got to meet lots of like-minded people and learned a ton that I can take back to my own team! I could not imagine learning all I did by attending a large conference. I loved that the group was small and it really allowed us all to connect and learn from each other.”
— Maja Barisic, Project Manager, Underbelly
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Location images via AC Hotel Asheville Downtown