Helen began her career as a designer and gained valuable experience in a number of London-based design agencies before spending several years at leading creative recruitment consultancies, where she specialised in the digital sector. The combination of direct industry and recruitment experience gave her the confidence and know-how to create Mavis.
Here Helen can concentrate on what she does best: looking after digital talent and finding the right candidate for the right role.
Helen enjoys working with clever creative thinkers and designers at all levels. She have previously advised young talent at advertising and design universities, and led many graduate portfolio days with key industry figures.
Helen's design background gives her an instinctive understanding of candidates, and the ability to evaluate portfolios and give career advice, building long-lasting relationships along the way. Helen's inability to turn down an invite ensures that she regularly attend industry events, talks and award ceremonies.
After graduating with a degree in Fashion and Marketing Melissa began her career at Marks & Spencer where she gained valuable business and commercial management experience. Melissa then moved to Sydney and freelanced with various advertising and branding agencies where she worked as part of a team of talented creatives and managers.
Melissa is a team player with strong communication skills, and the confidence and ability to work with candidates and clients across all levels of business. She is excited to be working in the digital creative industry. Melissa loves to review creative portfolios and help candidates achieve their career goals.