Goddess Talk w/ Courtney Richardson
Get to know her:
Courtney Richardson is a two-time Shorty award-winning creative visionary who has recently been named one of the ‘Top 150 Dope Women, Doing Dope Things’ by The Well. She currently serves as Senior Creative Strategist for PAPER Magazine, where she leads original ideas and disruptive thinking on behalf of numerous brands within pop culture, entertainment, beauty & fashion spaces.
Throughout her decade-long career, Courtney has had the fortune of working with top personalities and brands, including NYFW, Duckie Confetti, HBO, HBO Max, Nike, Fendi, Lush Cosmetics, Shea Moisture, AMC Networks, FUSE, NBA, Teyana Taylor, Dascha Polanco, Jennifer Hudson, Winnie Harlow, Lena Waithe and more. Courtney’s proven strengths in producing effective brand campaigns, media engaged events and thoughtful strategies have not only outshined competition but have also allowed the Black culture to have a platform. Her passion for Black entertainment, beauty, fashion, and philanthropy is evident throughout the work she produces and reflects who she is.
Courtney is also the Founder of DO IT FOR THE BRAND, a social collective whose mission is to ensure the cultural currency of Black and brown female voices across creative industries is uplifted, empowered, and activated. In her spare time, she serves as Executive Producer of HOUSE PARTY, considered ‘the best New York political podcast’ by City & State Magazine.
She has been featured by outlets, including PopSugar, Bustle, Refinery29, She Spends, Four Shades of Color, and more. Driven and focused, Courtney’s life goal is to uplift humanity, particularly Black women.
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