Jessica Berry

Associate Director

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

Skills

  • Public Relations
  • Media Relations
  • Communications
  • Writing
  • Project Management
  • Design
  • Design Agency
  • Events PR
  • Strategic Communications
  • Management

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • London Design Fair

    London Design Fair

    • Events
  • New Designers

    New Designers

    • Design
  • Zetteler

    Zetteler

    • Marketing & PR
  • Dezeen

    Dezeen

    • Publishing

Work history

Currently

Associate Director

Camron PR

Jan 2019
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

Currently

Head of PR

Zetteler

Jun 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Oversee all team activity and output | Devise and oversee all client strategies and media campaigns | Coordinate all PR activities, launches, press office and event management | Build positive relationships with key media to raise the profile of clients and achieve strategic objectives | Website updates | Engage with others in the industry via social media channels and incorporate this into client activity | Research and place substantial features for clients by regular contact with UK & international media | Proactively sell-in news stories and profiles | Identify prospective new clients through regular networking and devise new business pitches | Generate creative presentations | Seek creative and lateral ideas for clients and identify constructive new ways of working | Identify and facilitate creative collaborations & partnerships | Manage and develop the role of junior members of staff | Assist with crisis management issues that arise on behalf of a client | Trend research

2018

Account Director

Bacchus PR

May 2015 - Jun 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Oversaw all team activity and output. Compiled all client strategies and oversaw all media campaigns. Clients: Petite Friture, pulpo, Silvera, SP , Artemide, Sé, Nude glass, pulpo, Timorous Beasties, Piglet bed linen, THG Paris, Paris Essex, Fran Hickman and Afroditi Krassa. Previously worked with sketch restaurant in London’s Mayfair, Greek Street gallery and The Conran Shop.

2015

Account Manager

Caro Communications

Apr 2013 - Apr 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Previously an Account Manager at Caro Communications, a -strong PR agency that works across architecture, design, retail and culture sectors. Clients included Heal’s, Case Furniture, Dornbracht, Chatsworth House, Richmond International and WilkinsonEyre Architects

2013

PR & Studio Manager

Liddicoat & Goldhill

Apr 2012 - Apr 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • PR & Studio Manager at a small architectural practice, based in north-east London, run by wife and husband team, David Liddicoat and Sophie Goldhill. Liddicoat & Goldhill’s portfolio is underpinned by unique buildings in precious urban and rural settings. Achieved an abundance of press coverage whilst at Liddicoat & Goldhill, boosting the practice’s profile.

2012

E-Commerce & Retail

Dezeen

Oct 2011 - Mar 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Responsible for the daily running of recruitment site, Dezeen Jobs and retail sites, Dezeen Watchstore and Bookstore. Supervisor at Dezeen’s Covent Garden Christmas pop-up store, The Temporium.

2011

Assistant Editor

London Design Guide

May 2011 - Oct 2011
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Primary contact at the studio, handled all administrative elements of the guide, designed new graphics for the website and edited web postings. Coordinated image library for the entire publication including management of all copyrights, compiled all contact information and prepared reviews. Coordinated promotion events such as bike tours, industry preview and book launch.

Education

Currently

BA(Hons) Furniture and Product Design

University of Northumbria

Sep 2006
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

2006

Foundation Course in Art and Design

York College

Sep 2005 - Jul 2006
  • York, United Kingdom

2005

A Level

York College

Sep 2003 - Jul 2005
  • York, United Kingdom
  • 4x A Levels: Fine Art, Geography, English Literature & Language, General Studies 1x AS Level: 3D & Graphic Design

2003

Sep 1998 - Jul 2003
  • York, United Kingdom
  • 11x GCSEs (Grades A-C)