Formerly known as Women in Digital.

Deborah de Freitas • Spredfast

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Q: Why did you join Women in Digital?

A: I love the idea of a digital sisterhood. I wish I’d had a group like this early in my career and I’m happy to use the large network I’ve built to help others grow their careers.

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Q: What’s your specialty? What makes you tick?

A: I’m a servant leader. I’m motivated by helping other do their best work and strive to have everyone’s day go a bit better for having dealt with me.

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Q: What was your first job out of college?

A: I started in catalog marketing at Dell.

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Q: What is the best career advice you’ve ever received?

A: Don’t polish silverware on the titanic.

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Q: What can you give your fellow members of Women in Digital?

A: I have a large network – especially in Austin, and a lot of experience navigating life changes like death, illness, family challenges and more.

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Q: What will be your first ask?

A: My first ask was for support for Austin Bat Cave, a non-profit I support.

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Q: What does digital mean to you?

A: Digital to me includes new media, websites, social media, interactive design – anything with a screen.

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Q: What do you think is the greatest challenge facing women today?

A: Equality of pay and opportunity.

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Q: What do you think we can do to overcome that challenge?

A: Demand nothing less.

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Q: Why do you love digital?

A: Digital is at the center of how most people connect with the world.

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