For nearly 20 years, Candace Jaworski has been in the creative industry holding a variety of positions from packaging designer to account manager. She now holds the title of Creative Director/Partner of Rockit Solutions, a digital marketing agency that offers social media and online marketing services for local, independent businesses and non-profits.
Jaworski received her B.A. in Interior Design at the University of Kentucky. It was during those four years that she translated the skills she learned to work as a graphic artist for the Agricultural Communications Department. After graduation, she landed a position a packaging designer for Louisville Bedding Company, the world’s largest manufacturer of bed pillows and mattress pads. While there she went to Syracuse University for an M.A. in their Independent Study Degree Program (ISDP) in Advertising Design.
After finishing coursework for the M.A. and leaving Louisville Bedding, she moved to the account side of the business at Bisig Impact Group, one of Louisville’s Top Ten agencies. During her seven-year stint at Bisig, her client roster included The American Printing House for the Blind, Belterra Casino Resort & Spa, Norton Healthcare, and she worked most deeply with Toyota Motor North America on their North American Environmental Report.
Her volunteer efforts in the Louisville community are vast. She’s helped in marketing efforts for the Young Professionals Association of Louisville, served as President of the Louisville Graphic Design Association (now AIGA-Louisville), served as Presdident of the Advertising Federation – Louisville, and is currently on the board of the Louisville Digital Association. Her commitment to the community led to her being a Business First Forty Under 40 Honoree in 2010.