#DisruptTheDefault is a CALL TO ACTION for companies and individuals to shake up the way we think, speak, and act, and to make BOLD MOVES that will forge MEANINGFUL CHANGE FOR WOMEN, as well as men, in the workplace and the world. 

Start talking about change differently and start making it happen immediately. Take the Pledge

  • #DisruptTheDefault because change won’t happen without YOU.
  • #DisruptTheDefault because you CAN build awareness and make change.
  • #DisruptTheDefault: More SMART Talking. More IMMEDIATE Doing.
  • #DisruptTheDefault: Say “no” to the status quo.

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Watch the Grand Prize-Winning #DisruptTheDefault Video!

At our 2015 Catalyst Awards Dinner on March 26, we unveiled the winning video from our #DisruptTheDefault Video Contest, sponsored by Toyota. Our judges from Neon (a FCB Health Company)The Representation Project, and The 3% Conference selected the Grand Prize-winning video, which was created by Caren Ulrich-Stacy and Steve Gluckman. Check out their winning video, “Take a Little Action.”


Congratulations to Jessica Wynder for creating "Shatter the Barriers," the Fan Favorite video as voted by you!

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the entries to the #DisruptTheDefault Video Contest, including those in the Grand Prize and Fan Favorite winner videos, are the opinions of the entrants alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of Catalyst.  Catalyst has no control over the content or accuracy of any Entry or winning video, and does not review, guarantee, control, endorse, or recommend any of the material, information, products, services, or individuals contained therein.  Entrants are responsible for obtaining all releases from individuals who appear in, and permissions to use all materials used in, her or his entry, and are solely liable for any infringement, misappropriation, or other violation of any intellectual property right, privacy right, or any other right of any person caused by the entry or winning video. 

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