I have a mixture of experience in music events/festivals, with some TV and film (both in front and behind the camera). I have always kept an open mind as to what direction this varied experience may take me.
Contracted to act as key point of contact for all artist/production/operations accreditation & catering, leading up to & during a live, televised awards show. • Liaise with event talent, production, operations & caterers • Determine all parties numbers, areas permitted & catering requirements • Manage accreditation team & runners • Deal with all accreditation queries on-site Seasonal position.
Contracted by Festival Republic to help organise and oversee artists and performers accreditation and guest list at Latitude and Leeds Festival. -Liaised with festivals talent and management across music, comedy and theatre genres. -Determined what working and guest passes were required. -Helped coordinate the arrivals of talent and their guests on site.
Festival Assistant Working for Mama Festivals on The Great Escape, Lovebox, Somersault & Wilderness. • Part of a small team responsible for all crew and artist accreditation at Somersault 2014 as well as performers at Wilderness 2014. • Artist, agent & stage sponsor liaison at The Great Escape 2010/11. Acting rep at Concorde 2 (700 capacity venue). As venue rep I was dealing with artists and sponsors such as Example, The Antlers, Ed Sheeran, Ted Baker and Vice Magazine. • Stage Management at Lovebox. Liaising with stage & festival production, acting as festival and artist liaison for The Stockade stage & its partners Rinse FM, Hospital Records & Trailer trash. Working for the live promotions department & then assisting with the talent booking for Mama festivals at The Great Escape in Brighton. Duties included: • Producing & following a marketing schedule (pre-show press release, online marketing, organise flyering) • Liaising with sponsors & branding (i.e. Gaymers, Relentless) at Lovebox 2010 • Sourcing & booking venue availability • Advancing shows • Acting as Mean Fiddler rep at the shows Receptionist Acting as first point of contact on reception desk at Mama & Company head office. A live venue and festival management company. Duties include: • Acting as main point of contact for all incoming queries re: festivals & UK based venues. • Sorting & sending post • Screening all calls for other resident companies in the building • Maintaining & ordering all stationary & building supplies
Appointed International Delegate liaison for the Great Escape Festival 2012-14. Acting as liaison between UK Trade & Investment and a number of selected International music industry VIP's (incl Atlantic Records, SXSW, CMJ). Responsible for coordinating their travel, accommodation and daily festival and conference schedule. Seasonal position.