James Robinson

Creative Events Producer

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

Side Hustles

Skills

  • Event Management
  • Production Management
  • Event Marketing
  • Artist Management
  • Event Design
  • Event Logistics
  • Artist Liaison
  • Brand Management
  • Curating
  • Brand Activation

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Penguin Random House UK

    Penguin Random House UK

    • Publishing
  • Iris

    Iris

    • Advertising
  • Shelter

    Shelter

    • Charity
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    Aeron Branding

    Work history

    Currently

    Senior Producer

    Nibbs Events

    Oct 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Over the last 20 years Nibbs Events has produced some of the most iconic premieres & parties for the tv & film industry. Working alongside Founding Partner, Caroline Lockyer-Nibbs I am currently responsible for co-producing a number of high-profile events for clients such as Warner Bros, Disney, 20th Century Fox and Sony Pictures. Current responsibilities include: Production & supplier management Budget management & reconciliation New business development Account management Strategy & planning

    Currently

    Sep 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Over the last 12 months I have had the pleasure of producing the ground-breaking Penguin Talks. This TED-talks style event series for schools enables students to hear from some of the most prolific global thinkers and public figures on relevant issues and themes impacting our societies today. Events produced so far: Yuval Noah Harari & Russell Brand - 21 lessons for the 21st Century Michelle Obama - Becoming Scarlett Curtis & Saoirse Ronan - Feminists Don't Wear Pink

    2018

    Creative Event Producer

    Penguin Random House UK

    Jan 2017 - Sep 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • As part of the Audience and Audio department at PRH I was tasked with re-imagining the live events strategy along with the Director for Penguin Live. In just under two years I oversaw all brand-led events pioneering the first ever Penguin Pride event, Penguin Pride Tour and the first ever Penguin Podcast Live with Arundhati Roy. I was also responsible for brokering exciting new partnerships with brands such as Gay Times, The Eden Project, Book Slam and Mayor of London. During my time at Penguin Random House, I produced and co-produced events & tours for some of the companies best known authors including: Reggie Yates (tour) Caitlin Moran (tour) Richard Branson Tim Peake Tom Hanks Arundhati Roy Ruby Wax Professor Stephen Hawkings Michael Palin Nadiya Hussain Yanis Varoufakis Nick Clegg

    2017

    Regional Event Manger

    Shelter

    Jan 2016 - Jan 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • I was responsible for the design & delivery of a UK-wide programme of events to mark Shelter's 50th year. Managing teams around the country I oversaw a range of activations promoting the important historic work of the charity and creating a springboard for further awareness and increased brand performance. The event series included; special screenings, festival activations, exhibitions and live music performances.

    2016

    Project Manager

    Aeron Branding

    Sep 2014 - Jan 2016
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Working under Matthew Millard-Beer (ex Regional Director, Interbrand), I managed a variety of branding, corporate identity and destination branding projects for international clients at this boutique branding & design agency. Managing a small creative team and budgets of up £250,000, briefs ranged from packaging design projects to implementation of visual identities for major aviation companies.

    2014

    Production Manager

    Iris

    Jul 2014 - Sep 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Working as part of the Iris Experience team I managed the delivery of activations across several accounts including: the launch of the Samsung GS7 (tour), Brita Water at Big Feastival and Club Wembley at Sportsfest. I also worked as a Production Co-ordinator on both the BMW & Mini pavilions at Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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