In the latest episode of PodCatalyst, Eli Carmona, communication specialist at The 519, talks about the critically important role communicators can play in supporting trans and gender-diverse communities.
They share how design can help break stereotypes, their experience navigating difficult conversations with clients around inclusivity, the importance of doing research to avoid pinkwashing and more.
Carmona is a World Conference 2023 speaker and will present “The Communicator's Guide to Gender Diversity and Inclusion,” on 7 June at the event in Toronto.
Tune into this special World Conference 2023 episode and register for the conference today.
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Eli Carmona holds a bachelor's degree in graphic design, a post-graduate degree in interactive media management, and has over 11 years of professional experience in Canada and El Salvador. They've worked in advertising agencies and design studios, and have been Communications Coordinator at The 519 for over 5 years, drawing inspiration and expertise from a lifetime of queerness.
The 519 is a Toronto-based agency committed to the health, happiness and full participation of the 2SLGBTQ+ communities.