Experienced fashion editor, producer, photographer and stylist. Developing a wealth of knowledge in style, history and culture, using fashion as a conduit to engage narrative and image making. Working at men’s lifestyle magazine Jocks & Nerds for more than four years. I progressed through the company as an editorial assistant, assistant editor to its fashion editor. During my tenure as a freelance, I have collaborated with industry professionals in creating visual dialogues with integrity and professionalism. Clients include: Beams & Co British GQ Disegno Document Studios Everpress Forces Creative Foxes magazine Hector Powe Highsnobiety Hypebeast Indigofera Intelligence magazine Jocks & Nerds Kennedy Magazine Lewis Leathers Locate Productions Maekan Pavement Productions Platform Thirteen Straight No Chaser Tack-Studio The Drop Date Thread Tomorrow Ltd Uniqlo UNKLE Vitsoe Wolfskin Tech Lab ZalandoLocked Pro Plan feature
Specialising in editorial content production, digital activations, brand collateral (look books, newsletters etc), print publishing, artworking and end-to-end project management.
My main responsbilities consist of: - Conceptualising and executing editorial franchises for both print and digital output - Commissioning freelancers on editorial briefs - Ensuring each visual entity is viable, engaging and on brand - Photographing and sourcing editorial imagery - Styling fashion editorials - Managing and trafficking artwork - Supporting and overseeing photographic productions (distribution of clothing samples, sourcing lighting equipment and location scouting etc) - Support on optioning and negotiating fees for all freelance contributors - Liaising with all stakeholders and maintain a coherent level of communication - Content management via CMS and social media platforms - Liasing with PRs, press officers and publicists to be kept abreast on latest news - Liaising with photographers on retouching as well with reproduction - Building and maintaining an extensive network of industry professionals including international talent publicists and all creative teams worldwide - Supporting the account manager and creative director to support his/her creative vision and help bring to life the briefs provided - Editing and formatting copy for print and online - Representing the magazine at industry events and be an ambassador for the brand