Gabrielle Leith is the Community Manager at Grapevine.
She has a really interesting career path going from working in films at Toronto Film Festival to getting her first community role using a side project she started - Supper Club Cinema.
In this episode -
4:50: How she started a side project in community building
16:55: Getting her first job before she even knew about community management
19:17: Why side projects are a great way to discover your passion
25:30: How she found her latest role at Grapevine through CMX Slack
30:30: Why feeling personally connected to the mission of the community makes your job easier
34:50: Working as the solo CM in a 40,000 member community
40:52: Pros and cons of working at an energising role in a startup
48:41: Is CMX a scam?
55:00: Rapid-fire round
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Teaser of Gaby’s side project, Supper Club Cinema: https://youtu.be/iUs0E11X9R8
Connect with Gabrielle on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gabrielleleith/
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