Though her career began in account service, avid reader Stefanie has found the perfect way to combine her love of advertising and obsession with words as our junior copywriter.
When you were 10 years old, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a vet, before I realized I wasn’t exactly a budding scientist and I couldn’t bear the sadder aspects of the job, and I wanted to be an actress, until I discovered I have stage fright and a tendency to break into hives when stressed.
What aspect of your job are people always surprised to find out?
That copywriting has nothing to do with legal trademarks.
If you had to switch AW teams for one week, which department would you work in?
If I had even one ounce of artistic talent, I would love to be a designer. I’m so jealous of the things they’re able to dream up from nothing or bring to life from a simple brief.
Re-name Austin Williams with two other “AW” words.
Name your top five desert island books/movies.
This is a Sophie’s Choice for me, so I’ll cheat and split them! Books: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, She’s Come Undone, and Red Rising (Thanks, Jess!). Movies: Clerks and Scream (Yes, really.)