Brianna Wettlaufer is the co-founder and CEO of Stocksy United, an artist-owned, multi-stakeholder cooperative in Victoria, BC (Canada). With its stable of hand-picked photographers, Stocksy produces high-end, beautiful imagery that challenges the tired stereotypes found at traditional stock photography agencies.
Brianna started Stocksy in 2012 with a team of industry veterans whose mandate was to create a marketplace that would remain true to it’s core ideals of sustainability and authenticity, while ensuring that the bulk of its revenues were returned to the artists that made it possible. Stocksy’s success can be measured by the impact it has had on its industry by heralding a shift towards highly curated collections and fairer royalties paid to photographers.
Stocksy + General Assembly Present: Art Creation in the Digital Age
Join us for a conversation with industry pros and pioneers on the evolution of photography in design and artwork creation, led by Stocksy and General Assembly.