Samantha Berg is an award-winning design leader breaking barriers to shape an industry of excellence and equity. She has 15 years of experience building and leading teams with proven success–from larger, publicly-traded tech companies to mid-sized design consulting firms to smaller, venture-backed startups. Her teams envision, create, and ship next-generation consumer products that fundamentally change the industry and empower the underrepresented.
Your early creative training might not have taught you a whole lot when it comes to being a good leader. Wherever you’ve been—or are—earning your creative chops, making diversity, equity, and creativity the foundation of your role as a leader will help you build the best kinds of teams and the best kind of work.
In this episode of Real Creative Leadership, Adam’s guest is Sam Berg, Head of Design at Chime, and a leader shaping the landscape of inclusion and opportunity in creative industries today. Their diversity-focused conversation covers everything from designing innovative hiring and working systems to adopting collaboration to getting comfortable with not being the best at everything.
Don’t miss this masterclass on changing your leadership practices for the better.