Versatile media professional with 8 years’ experience managing projects across television, marketing, press & publicity, live event production and talent management with a specific focus on PR, digital content and marketing.
PR & Marketing Manager Responsible for managing all communications, PR relationships, marketing activity, awards submissions and social media outputs for this award winning BBDO agency.
Website and social media management across all productions Managing internal company and production PR Coordinating with Production Executives and Network Commissioners on productions and development • International Diary & travel management across three time zones including call sheets and itineraries. Festival and Award management IT Support Event management Assisting with recruitment & talent Liaising with UHNWI, Talent and VIP’s
Event/Account Manager Responsibilities: Organising all large scale events for the company including annual Golf Days, Brand USA launch at National Maritime Museum & Visit California’s Dreamland event at the Royal Opera House Production liaison with clients and event companies Handling all budgets Researching venues, catering, entertainment and production Managing invitations and guest lists Hiring and managing event staff before and during the event Agent Responsibilities: Representing clients for TV, sponsorship, corporate speaking and publishing Handling invoicing and accounts for the division Providing guidance to clients about opportunities and developing strategies for the future Creating supporting documents for each client including press releases, proposals and biographies Maintaining websites and online social media Working closely with TV production companies, channels and their PR teams during client’s projects Managing client’s professional diaries Creating PR, sponsorship & media opportunities Handling negotiations and contracts for all engagements Developing TV pitch ideas PA / Office Manager Responsibilities (prior to November 2011) National and International travel for the MD and other senior members of the team Diary management and organisation of personal matters including the MD’s personal properties Working closely with international offices in California and Washington for travel and meetings Managing all interns and temporary admin staff Handling all office contractors, health and safety including fire regulations and meetings with building management Audio typing on behalf of the MD
Clients diaries and travel management / liaison with clients PA's Arranging celebrations for Fresh Partners and clients, including specific projects such as product or book launches Managing invoices, submitting and accounting for all expenses and credit card Responsibility for monitoring and archiving press coverage for each client Monitoring and pro-active updating of the website and social media site I was also given responsibility for several of my own projects including a new book, a national cycling event and became the main contact for a number of clients attending high profile meetings with TV companies and publishers.
I joined Avalon as a receptionist after I had graduated, quickly being promoted into the Promotions Department initially as Team Assistant, then PA to the Head of Promotions and finally Tour Coordinator. Developing strong relationships with clients and artists Sourcing and recruiting a range of different Tour Managers for clients Putting together full events budgets including marketing, PR and production costs Working closely with venues, marketing and agents to get a show on sale Working with the marketing team on each tour Organising and running press nights for any major London events Raising all contracts for venues and bookings, tour managers, support artists and insurance Assistant produced 21 shows at the Edinburgh Festival and managing the Avalon Street Team
2:1 BA Joint Honours