Cyan Ta’eed – Envato
Cyan Ta’eed is Co-Founder and Executive Director of Envato. Founded in 2006 in Cyan’s parent’s garage, Envato is a creative eco-system, encompassing the largest digital marketplace in the world. Its 6 million members buy and sell digital stock and services, and Envato has delivered over $400 million dollars of earnings to their community of creatives so far. Cyan is 2015 Telstra Victorian Business Woman of the Year and Envato was awarded Job Advisor’s Coolest Company for Women 2015. Cyan is also the founder of
New Day Box, an initiative that mobilises the community to make boxes of skincare and cosmetics for women in domestic violence crisis accommodation. Last year New Day Box distributed over 2500 boxes to women around Victoria.
Cyan began her career as a graphic designer and is driven by empowering fellow creative professionals to build a sustainable living doing what they love. She is also deeply passionate about supporting women in technology and at work and is a popular speaker
and commentator in this space.