Francesca Welch

Account Executive

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects

Projects credited in

Skills

  • Client Services
  • Account Management
  • Administraion
  • Brand Campaigns
  • Project Management
  • Creative Stragegy
  • Financial Administration
  • Office Management
  • Sustainability
  • Travel Booking

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • BBC

    BBC

    • Television
  • Village Underground

    Village Underground

    • Events
  • Kingdom Collective

    Kingdom Collective

    • Marketing & PR
  • tmrw

    tmrw

    • Media Production

Work history

Currently

Music Account Executive

Vision Nine

Mar 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • BBC Music Introducing LIVE: Booking & managing 3 Bandstands & the A&R Feedback Centre. Superdry Sounds: Artist Account Manager for 7 Superdry Sounds Ambassadors, activating & booking stages at Field Day, Melt!, Splendour In The Grass & Strawberry festival. Corona: Booking & managing stages at Lovebox & Boardmasters festival. Relentless: Booking & managing stages at Leeds & Boardmasters festival. CANNA: Booking and managing stages at Boardmasters festival. Assisting the Director of Music with music strategy & booking for Boardmasters & NASS festival.

Currently

Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Accreditation / Artist Liaison / Stage Management / Production / Press Various UK festivals including; Reading & Leeds | Wilderness | Somersault | Bushstock | Festival No. 6 | We Are FSTVL | Truck | BSTK | Barn on The Farm | GoldCoast Oceanfest and more.

2018

Researcher

Twelve Arts

Feb 2018 - Feb 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Twelve Arts is a cultural agency, producing art projects that have a positive social and environmental impact on people and places. I was involved in the research and development of 2 projects, one London based and one Manchester based, sourcing artists and photographers for our clients.

2018

Event Executive

Vision Nine

Sep 2017 - Jan 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Developing Vision Nine's interaction with the Marcato software to optimise our festivals' performance and utilise all aspects of the centralised logistical software. Putting together and executing a detailed plan for 2018's accreditation strategy and fine-tuning all channels that feed into this. Reviewing the recent festival season and implementing discussions on future improvements on systems throughout the festival such as Accessibility, Sustainability, Programming, Recruitment and Accommodation to name a few.

2017

Accreditation Manager

Vision Nine

Apr 2017 - Aug 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Managing Accreditation pre, post and onsite across all Vision Nine Festivals using the Marcato software. Vision Nine is a pioneer in developing events and festivals which have significant global appeal. We have had strong success in marrying lifestyle passions with live event experiences. By doing so we have created live platforms with national and international growth potential. Our events include Boardmasters Festival, NASS Festival and Masked Ball.

2017

Nov 2016 - Apr 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Consulting on investor documentation, decks & office finances. I also covered the Office Manager's duties for the duration of the role.

2016

Festival Campaign Manager

VERVE

Nov 2015 - Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Verve (fka Street Team fka The Physical Network and We-Represent) is a fan engagement platform with the largest and fastest growing network of 16 - 24 year olds in the UK. The network acts as a 21st century sales and marketing force for music festivals, holiday companies and consumer brands. I ran the campaigns for Leeds, Isle Of Wight, Benicassim, Lovebox, Festival No.6, EDC UK, Truck and BSTK Festival. -Generated £1.6 million for a single client, Live Nation, during the 2016 festival season. -Sold 11,661 tickets over the 8 festival campaigns and fulfilled all ticket sales using various different ticketing agents such as Ticketmaster, Eventbrite and our own e-tickets. - Managed a network of over 9,000 promoters and their accounts, selling tickets to 8 different festivals. - Ran the customer service telephone and email channels for all 30 festival campaigns- doing this alongside my campaigns, forcing me to efficiently deal with a high volume of customers whilst simultaneously remaining calm and working on my original projects. -Attended our events to ensure smooth entry of all customers and dealing with any customer enquiries onsite.

2017

Various Roles

Communion Music

Oct 2015 - Dec 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Working at Communion Music Presents gigs & Bushstock festival

2015

Operations Intern

Populous

Oct 2015 - Oct 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • I worked on the NFL International Series, ensuring the smooth running of operations during the game.

2015

Production Assistant

Versus Versace

Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • https://youtu.be/WndjhA5fvi8

2018

Aug 2015 - Nov 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2015

Music Journalist

tmrw

Jul 2015 - Aug 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2015

Jun 2015 - Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • I interned with Kingdom Collective, who curate the Beat Hotel area at Glastonbury Festival, are responsible for the Red Bull Music Academy PR and organise their own festival called Land Of Kings. I primarily worked on Glastonbury and RBMA.

2015

Music Journalist

Gigslutz

Jan 2014 - Aug 2015
  • United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • http://www.gigslutz.co.uk/author/fran-welch/

Awards

2018

Most Effective Sponsorship Activation

FMBE

  • We were awarded Gold at the FMBE Awards for the Superdry Sounds activation at Field Day Festival

2018

  • Boardmasters Festival

2018

Best Contribution to Reducing Plastic In The Environment

Cornwall Sustainability Awards

  • Boardmasters Festival