About

Cynthia CloskeyMy Brilliant Mistakes is the personal blog of Cynthia Closkey.

Cynthia is president of Big Big Design, a web communication firm. She develops marketing and social media strategies and designs websites for businesses and nonprofit entities.

She has worked at high-tech companies (NeXT Computer, Oracle Corporation, Powersim Corporation, Gensym Corporation, and elsewhere), and has undergraduate and graduate degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of technology and the Sloan School of Management at MIT. In her work she brings together skills in marketing strategy, user interface design, communications, product design, business process improvement, and management.

Cynthia co-founded the Pittsburgh Bloggers blog directory and is a leader of PodCamp Pittsburgh. She speaks to businesses, schools, and other organizations about blogs and social media.

Cynthia blogs for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on their blog, Outside Perspective. She also blogs about performances at the Pittsburgh Public Theatre. She receives complimentary tickets for select performances from these organizations.

When she’s not working, Cindy spends her time obsessing over writing, reading, music, film, live theater, and how to keep her cats from destroying her furniture. She would be delighted to help you decide what to drink.

“Try again. Fail again. Fail better.” —Samuel Beckett

The personal blog of Cynthia Closkey