Cecilia Gorman is owner of Creative + Talent + Partners, a training and development company focused on the advertising and creative industries, and co-founder of Empowership, a year-long training and mentorship program for advertising women.
Cecilia has worked at agencies large and small in Orange County, CA. She got her start in print production, moved into creative management and recruiting and spent the bulk of her career at Y&R where she was VP, of Creative Services. She led Global Creative Operations at Oakley and was VP, of Organizational Leadership at Innocean USA.
She’s a Certified John C. Maxwell Executive Director who specializes in promoting employee engagement in a fun and fresh way. With Cecilia's’ buoyant personality, extensive speaking experience and deep-rooted connection to the advertising community, the programs she conducts are relevant, authentic and leave attendees inspired to grow.
Cecilia hosts webinars, workshops and keynote presentations that help develop new and struggling managers in productive communication and increased leadership acumen. Her agency clients include RPA, IPG, TAAN, Garage Team Mazda, Amobee, Designory, and her advertiser clients include Oakley, The Lucas Group, and United Sports Brands.