All posts by Alexis Davis

Alexis Davis is obsessed with social media marketing, tech, content creation, and teaching others how to use digital tools and platforms to build a personal or professional brand. She currently creates and executes The Automotive Advertising Agency's social strategy as the Social Media Manager here in Austin. She also enjoys freelance projects and has worked with The Andy Roddick Foundation, Austin Area Urban League Young Professionals, BlackPeopleMeet, the Final Four and numerous small businesses nationwide. Outside of work, you can find Alexis writing about social media for the Blnded Media & Austin Startups blogs, frequenting restaurants that serve macaroni & cheese, playing with her Snapchat Spectacles or running Austin’s hike and bike trail.

Interview Bias

It’s Time to Change the Way We Interview and Build Teams

Let’s face it: Interviews are nerve-wracking situations. The thought of being picked apart for your dream job by a simple sheet of paper, and the best explanation of your entire career in an hour-long meeting, can make even the most...

/ August 17, 2017
IBM Design Studio

How IBM Uses Design Thinking to Better Implement & Understand Diversity

The Austin Urban Tech Movement has made great strides here in Austin, Texas by hosting meetup events targeting minorities in technology. The group hosts these events at the biggest tech companies in Central Texas including Amazon, Oracle and Indeed. Each event...

/ July 28, 2017

Candid Conversations Are Necessary When Discussing Diversity in Tech

Unless you’re new here, you’re aware that the BLNDED Media team loves events involving leadership, tech and diversity. When we find an event that covers all three of these topics, we know we’ve really hit the jackpot. Yesterday we had the pleasure...

/ June 27, 2017

Apply for LAUNCH’s Founder.University this July!

LAUNCH.co sends out a newsletter highlighting the hottest news happening in the tech world each day. On occasion, they also send out information on opportunities that can benefit entrepreneurs! The LAUNCH team recently announced the next edition of their Founder.University, which...

/ June 9, 2017

Austin, Texas: The Tale of Two Tech Cities

Austin, Texas’ population is quickly approaching one million residents, but the tech population appears to be split in half. At last week’s Diversity in Tech event, a unique group followed Dr. Colette Pierce Burnette and Mayor Steve Adler by discussing the importance...

/ May 1, 2017

What’s Next for Tech Diversity in Austin, Texas?

When I first tell people I live in Silicon Hills, most people look at me with a very confused expression. They’re typically familiar with Silicon Valley and the many large tech companies that serve us ads via Instagram, but they’re...

/ April 28, 2017