Press Officer, Digital Media Manager and Venue Programmer across a wide range of venues, creative spaces and festivals. I have a strong working knowledge of the creative arts industry from a number of viewpoints.
A digital platform which highlights work from people and businesses in the creative industries with the hope of inspiring and informing those who are starting their own careers. Through this I organise talks, practical workshops and interviews.
Working with a number of London based venues (Moth Club, Shacklewell Arms, The Waiting Room) I manage digital and print campaigns for weekly events, festivals and venue launches across a multitude of disciplines including music, film, comedy, cabaret, talks, workshops and art fairs. Head of a small team, I am responsible for ensuring creative print and digital assets are commissioned and delivered to deadline while using analytical tools across both medium and establishing brand partnerships in order to drive traffic and expand our network.
Working with iconic heritage venue The 100 Club I was responsible for driving online growth, reach and engagement across multiple digital platforms and providing digital analytics. In conjunction with the venue booker, I was also tasked with boosting online and physical audience engagement amongst a lower age demographic. I liaised with the bookings teams, agents, promoters and brands such as Fred Perry, Converse, Cornerstone and Volcom to coordinate announces. I was also responsible for commissioning digital and print marketing, working with an external graphic design team and printers.
Managing the bookings calendar, actively seeking out new promoters and special events including record launches, secret shows, residencies and label showcases. I established relationships with key agents, keeping abreast of consistently shifting music trends in a competitive landscape. Booking and advancing stand alone shows. Artist liaison on night of event. Booking door staff and photographers. Managing ticketing outlets.
I worked as Social Media Manager from this multi-venue music and arts festival's inception. Co-ordinating with the festival's bookings and PR team I was responsible for driving online growth, reach and engagement across multiple digital platforms to communicate the Visions message. I posted daily content, and helped to devise medium to long term digital strategy.
Managing a team of core writers and sub-editing articles. Updating daily content by securing song and video premieres. Forming media partnerships with venues and events.