Ellie Ashton-Melia

Freelance Producer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”

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Skills

  • Blogging
  • Social Media
  • Events
  • B2B Marketing
  • B2C Marketing
  • Content Writing
  • Client Presentation
  • Digital Advertising
  • Influencer Management
  • Content Production

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Panasonic

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      Ann Savva Group

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        Captify

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          BEcause Brand Experience

          Work history

          Currently

          Brand Ambassador

          Ann Savva Group

          Jun 2015
          • United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Deploying marketing activity and promotional strategies on behalf of some the UK biggest brands including Samsung, O2, Aldi, Heineken and Cross Country trains. Planned and executed data collection and database building to help track and analyse trends and to measure campaign success.

          2019

          Event Producer

          Clive Agency

          Jun 2019 - Jul 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Lead artist liaison across all stages and roaming entertainment at Barcode Festival 2019. Stage Manager for the demo stage at Grocery Aid’s B2C event, managing talent including Ainsley Harriott and Jamie Laing. - Advancing artist technical requirements and hospitality riders - Creation and distribution of artist information packs - Seamless delivery of stage sets with multiple changeovers - Coordinating all backstage areas and green rooms

          2018

          Project Manager

          Rouge Events

          May 2019 - Jun 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Coordinated delivery of Channel 4’s award-winning B2B event, C4Upfronts at The Roundhouse. Supported onsite production and de-rig for activations showcasing C4 and partner content, including live show, headlined by Craig David. - Full knowledge of logistical and production procedures - Established production schedules, security spot plans and yard plans - Onsite manager of third-party suppliers for operational services

          2019

          Jan 2019 - Apr 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Produced a broad range of large budget activations for Blu’s US campaign ‘Pledge.World’. Offering once-in-a-lifetime experiences to influencers and consumers filmed across global locations. Delivered an interactive connected home experience at Amazon’s annual marketing summit, showcasing the Alexa Ecosystem at their UK headquarters. - Influencer management - Experience of H&S, RAMS, ESMP and production packs requirements - Managed onsite producers, film crew and direct line manager to a Junior AE - Coordination of set design and install with build teams - Client management and reporting

          2018

          Social Media and Content Manager

          Langley's Gin

          Apr 2018 - Aug 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Launched the #ArtofLangleys campaign, a short documentary series following the commissioned artworks of papercutting artists across the UK. - Scripting and researching to create video content - Clear understanding of Google Analytics, social insights and paid promotion - Experience of contracting freelance artists, videographers and editors - Building content plans and timelines - Social media scheduling and automation

          2018

          Senior Event Executive

          Captify

          Mar 2016 - Nov 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Leading the global strategic vision and setting the standard for delivery of Captify’s event calendar. Project led management across assigned events, exhibitions, and activations including Cannes Lions, Dmexco, AdWeek NY and Mindshare Huddle. - Curating event communications across all digital media channels, website and marketing materials - Ability to lead and motivate project teams and in-house creative - Experience creating and managing event budgets in excess of £100k - Confident presenter of creative concepts, production and budgets - Mapping and monitoring project timelines and progress - Coordinating graphics and print production - Supplier sourcing, management, costing and contract negotiations - Internal and external speaker management, collection and program order

          2015

          Marketing Assistant

          Panasonic

          Jan 2014 - Feb 2015
          • Bracknell, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Awarded Panasonic Placement Student of the Year 2015-16. Assisting with the delivery of Panasonic’s Christmas Breadmaker campaign and relaunch of the Idea’s Kitchen website featuring cookery videos from Jun Tunaka and Rachel Allen. - Coordinating instore demonstration and POS promotions - Content creation and curation for product pages, blog posts and social - Conduct venue and supplier research - Brand Ambassador at trade shows, conferences and in-store demonstrations

          Education

          2016

          BA(Hons) Business and Managment with a Year in Industry

          Aston University

          Jun 2012 - Apr 2016
          • Birmingham, United Kingdom
          • - First Class Honors - Awarded McCann Erickson Prize (Strategic Brand Management Module)

          2012

          3 Alevel -Business (B), Fine Art (B) and Dance (B)

          Runshaw College

          May 2010 - Feb 2012
          • Leyland, United Kingdom