GDI Careers: Resume and Portfolio Workshop

Sprout Social - 131 S Dearborn St., Ste. 1000 Chicago - View Map Girl Develop It Chicago
Thu, Jun 12, 2014, 6:30 PM (CDT)

About this event

We're kicking off GDI CAREERS! Our first event is a workshop for GDI members to help build an awesome resume and portfolio so they can stand out in their career search.

After this workshop, you will be able to walk into any job interview with such an awesome resume/portfolio that employers will just have to. . .

Participants will get a one-on-one review session in addition to a presentation from an industry expert on tips and tricks of how to make yourself stand out! Submit your resume/portfolio to after you register so our folks can get a head start on reviewing your materials.

Snacks and refreshments will be provided!

Speaker: Jonathan Ozeran

Jonathan is a product designer, software engineer, team builder and startup evangelist. He has held product and engineering leadership roles at several Chicago-based startups, shipped several dozen B2C and B2B mobile applications and also led research & development at Tribune Interactive.

He currently serves as VP, Product at Zest Health, a venture-backed mHealth startup that is reinventing the way consumers experience healthcare and how employers pay for it. Jonathan is responsible for their platform, mobile products (iOS and Android), analytics and internal web applications. He also holds an Adjunct Lecturer role at Northwestern University where he teaches mobile application design & prototyping. He has a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Michigan and a master’s degree in computer & information systems from Northwestern University.

Sponsor: Aquent

At Aquent, we only represent digital, creative and marketing talent. No one else. We insist on a personal approach to staffing. Our agents are devoted to finding the perfect job for your skills and experience. That’s why we’ve consistently been recognized on Inavero’s Best of Staffing List for Talent Satisfaction.

Host: Sprout Social

Sprout Social provides social media engagement, publishing and analytic tools for leading brands including AMD, Nokia, Spotify and UPS. A powerful platform for social business available via web browser, iOS and Android apps, Sprout enables brands to more effectively manage social channels, collaborate across teams and provide an exceptional customer experience. Headquartered in Chicago, Sprout is a Twitter Certified Product, Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and Google+ Pages API Partner. Learn more at

All attendees are expected to abide by the Girl Develop It Code of Conduct.


Thursday, Jun 12
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CDT)


Sprout Social
131 S Dearborn St., Ste. 1000 Chicago