Talent: Vicki Maguire
Vicki Maguire has had some spectacularly uninspiring bosses: one made her bin her Vivienne Westwood gear for high heels and a Dorothy Perkins dress. Another stifled her by confining her work to femcare. Then there was the parade of execs in TM Lewin shirts who called their PAs things like “sugar t*ts” – men who would never dream of picking up their children from school, but thought nothing of leaving early to pick up their Porsche from the garage.
Now chief creative officer at Havas, Vicki didn’t get where she is today by following their lead, but she did learn a lot more from these ars*h*les than they intended. In this talk, Vicki offers a frank discussion on how not