Emma MacNay

Producer / Project Manager

Level
Mid Level
Location
Leeds, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects

  • Producer / Project Manager
    Content Manager
    Music & Culture activations manager EMEA

About me

I have a passion for building relationships and collaboration. With a background in creative brand experiences, I love to identify opportunities and take an idea from concept to fruition.

Skills

  • Event Management
  • Project Co-ordination
  • Event Design
  • Event Logistics
  • Brand Engagement
  • Brand Marketing
  • Customer Acquisition
  • Delegate Management
  • Client Management
  • Time Management

Companies I’ve worked with

  • innovision

    innovision

    • Events
  • White Label LIVE Events

    White Label LIVE Events

    • Events
  • I

    Innovation Enterprise

    • I

      ICF Next

      Work history

      Currently

      Project Manager

      Simply Better Events

      Jan 2020
      • Leeds, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Managed creative and event logistics for UK delivery company Hermes and charity One Small Thing, which is a non-profit who strive for cultural change in the prison system. My role included leading OST’s website build, online registration process and app creation. Due to the impact the COVID19 pandemic had on the business, I was made redundant from July.

      2020

      Project Manager

      ICF Next

      Feb 2019 - Jan 2020
      • Leeds, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Built collaborative relationships with clients from pitch stage to delivery across a broad range of live comms projects. This included; awards evenings, large scale employee engagement events and experiential activations for clients such as Heathrow, The Prince's Trust, Lloyds Banking Group & Vodafone. 
 Briefed internal creative teams and brought together all elements from strategy, content, digital, film to design within the overarching project process. Managed logistics, budget, creative output & production.

      2019

      Event Content Producer

      Innovation Enterprise

      Nov 2017 - Feb 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Produced international events within the digital, strategy and marketing industries, bringing together leaders for festivals of learning. 
Secured partnerships with leading industry speakers from brands such as Levis, Kodak, Refinery29, Google & Facebook, as well as exciting startups such as Monzo. 
 Led content curation, speaker recruitment, agenda management, venue logistics, ran multiple events simultaneously and managing relationships throughout the UK, USA & Australia. During my time producing C-Suite events, I made a conscious effort to curate diverse speaker lineups and panel sessions within these industries that are typically under-represented and white male led.

      2017

      Project Coordinator

      White Label LIVE Events

      May 2017 - Nov 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Partnered with Monster Energy’s best-selling energy drink ‘BURN’ over the Summer period to deliver 'BURN Residency', the world's largest DJ competition in Ibiza. Coordinated and managed complex schedules, contestants, logistics, production, assets and budget, both pre-event and on site. 
 Alongside this, I led logistics for the BURN Stage at Istanbul’s Big BURN festival in July & BBC1xtra charity event with Urban Music Development.

      2016

      Project Coordinator

      innovision

      Jan 2016 - Aug 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • Co-ordinated and assisted on multiple, high profile event projects, including; brand activations, product launches, conferences, competitions, and inclusive charity run ‘Parallel’. Partnered with clients such as; UK Trade & Investment, Puma, Facebook, Tangle Teezer, Lindt and Rio Olympics.

      Education

      2017

      2:1 Bachelor of Arts with Honours degree in Event Management

      Leeds Beckett University

      Sep 2013 - Jun 2017
      • Leeds, United Kingdom
      • Assessment Modules: Event Design, Event Innovation, Experiential Marketing, Financial Appraisal, Professional & Personal Development, Consumer Behaviour, Project & Risk Management, Research Methods, Future Development of Events, Sponsorship in Events, Strategy & Marketing, Venues & Resource Management Dissertation Project: Digitizing Experiences: The role of digital technologies within brand activation