A strategic and results-driven multi-lingual professional, with over 11 years corporate and consumer communications experience, both in-house and agency. Experienced in developing and delivering communications campaigns across the consumer, lifestyle, business and charity sectors, that support business objectives and bring real value to companies. Contributing writer for LondONtheInside - named one of the 'top five London blogs' by ELLE UK.
Head of PR across the Timewise group - an exciting and multi award-winning challenger brand that aims to disrupt the ‘9-5’ way in which we think about work in the UK. Led by award-winning founders Karen Mattison MBE and Emma Stewart MBE, the Group runs multiple services designed to boost the number of jobs that are advertised with flexible working possibilities in the UK. I have responsibility for devising strategic and creative national consumer and corporate media campaigns, building the profile of the Group's CEOs and new business development.
Lead on consumer and lifestyle campaigns for clients such as Pan Macmillan publishers, M&G Investments for RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Dreamland Margate and Care2Save, through to travel campaigns for South African Tourism, Cyprus Tourism Organisation, Hungarian Tourism, The View from The Shard, Tower Bridge, The Monument and The Fellah Hotel (Marrakech). New business development across the lifestyle and travel practices.
The role involved: *Managing two specific press campaigns for BBC Children in Need in the run-up to the annual appeal evening – POP Goes the Musical and BearFaced Day. *Launching the fourth series of Channel 4’s youth campaigning programme, Battlefront. *Working across the press offices for - The Roof Gardens (part of the Virgin Limited Edition Collection), MTV, Comedy Central and Gourmet Garden. For all accounts I was responsible for delivering a range of consumer print, broadcast and online coverage, as well as managing photo-shoots and talent liaison.
Managed consumer, corporate & CSR PR campaigns for: Marriott International and its range of global brands, including the Grand Opening of the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel; The Luxury Collection and St.Regis Hotels & Resorts across South and Far East Asia; the Parisian Elegancia Hotels and a range of luxury boutique hotels - including The Swan Hotel & Spa (Cumbria) and Hotel Castello di Casole (Tuscany).
Eramus year abroad in Aix-en-Provence (FR) and Verona (IT).