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Business for Breakfast
04/04/2017 @ 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Do you want to boost you career or company with new inspirational ideas from a successful Swedish Business Model?
What is the Swedish Business Model? And how can you benefit from implementing it into your organization?
The Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce San Francisco/Silicon Valley proudly invites you to an inspiring breakfast seminar together with Jenny Sagström, CEO at Sköna. For the last 14 years, Jenny has built a successful advertising agency closely partnering with the who’s who of Silicon Valley including VMware, Successfactors, IBM, Palo Alto Networks and many more.
Sköna has been named one of the top creative agencies in the Silicon Valley fueled by an egalitarian work environment, a flat hierarchy and an environment that encourages problem solving. All stemming from the Swedish Business Model. So stop by to learn more about the Swedish Business Model and how you can implement it’s core values within your teams.
Seats are limited so get your tickets today!
About the speaker
After founding Sköna in 2004, Jenny has lead this boutique agency from a 2-man shop to a flourishing business. Over the last 13 years, Sköna has worked with clients like Meyer Sound, VMware, Blue and Gold Fleet, the San Francisco Food Bank, Successfactors, NetApp, Affirm, EMC, the SF Examiner and many more. As CEO, Jenny oversees account management, marketing strategy and general business management.
Before starting Sköna, Jenny worked at the Corsi Agency as an Account Supervisor where she oversaw the Oakland Raiders, Haws Drinking Fountains, ABD Insurance, McGraw Insurance, SFO, the Bay Area Rapid Transport and the California One Newspaper Group.
Jenny got her BA in Economics and International Relations from the University of Reading in the UK and she has a diploma from the 4As in advertising agency management. Having grown up in Sweden and the UK, Jenny was excited to relocate to sunny California in the 1999 Gold Rush. Prior to arriving in California, Jenny worked in advertising in her native Sweden.
Sköna is one of the top B2B creative agency in the Bay Area with clients comprising the Hi Tech Who’s Who of Silicon Valley. For these clients, they develop campaigns, videos, billboards, demand gen, brand design as well as content and collateral design.
Sköna is follow the Swedish model in terms of a flat organization, emphasis on solidarity and equality. At their core they believe that when people feel secure in their jobs, they spend less time positioning and more time having great ideas.
And since February 2017, they also have an office in Stockholm.
At Sköna, they allocate 20% of their business to pro bono causes including the San Francisco Food Bank, The ALRP and Taste of Potrero.
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