George Major

Production Editor

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects

About me

Production Editor for Vogue Hong Kong. I have a background in fine arts and have spent the past ten years working on magazines, with particular focus on arts, culture, food and custom publications

Skills

  • Editorial Commissioning
  • Editorial Production
  • Production Management
  • Writing
  • Copyediting
  • Commissioning Content
  • Project Management
  • Concept Development
  • Photography Production
  • Client Handling

Companies I’ve worked with

  • V

    Vogue Hong Kong

    • T

      Time Out Hong Kong

      • W

        WOM Guide

        • R

          Rubicon Communications

          Work history

          Currently

          Production Editor

          Vogue Hong Kong

          Dec 2018
          • Hong Kong
          • Full Time
          • Having played a foundational role in securing the license to publish Vogue Hong Kong, I was central in assembling a bilingual (English and Traditional Chinese) production team for the magazine. I oversee print production, including copy-flow, editing, input on the design process, securing image rights and syndication of content. I produce the magazine’s fashion photoshoots, coordinating photographers, stylists, models and brands in multiple countries. I produce online content for the magazine’s commercial partnerships and edit the magazine's food and travel sections.

          2018

          Editor

          WOM Guide

          Dec 2016 - Dec 2018
          • Hong Kong
          • Freelance
          • Coordinating the annual print edition of a Hong Kong-based food guide, managing the website and social media content for the dining guide - reporting on new openings and iconic establishments among Hong Kong’s restaurants and hotels. I produced video content for clients; pitching concepts, storyboarding, coordinating shooting and overseeing editing.

          2018

          Managing Editor, Custom Publications

          Rubicon Communications

          Dec 2016 - Dec 2018
          • Hong Kong
          • Freelance
          • I produced print magazines, print and digital content and press materials in English, Traditional and Simplified Chinese for clients including LKF Group, Hong Kong Design Institute, THEi, Hang Lung Properties, Link REIT / Stanley Plaza and Hongkong Land.

          2016

          Features Writer

          Time Out Hong Kong

          Jun 2016 - Dec 2016
          • Hong Kong
          • Freelance
          • I wrote travel & lifestyle features and profiles for the Hong Kong edition of Time Out magazine as well as working as a copy editor for Time Out Family Magazine

          Education

          2012

          Oct 2010 - Nov 2012
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Masters in Art Writing