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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsMarketer - Strategist & Planner - Art Director - Creative Director


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About me

creative and multi-task professional with experience in events and projects, that move from Portugal to London and wants to continue to love what she does, always, working with creativity, fashion or arts.. Specialties: - Creating and developing marketing and communication strategies; - Art, graphic and photographic coordination; - Branding; - Liaison with sponsors, partners and national and international institutions; - Content editing; - Social networks and digital platform coordination; - Fundraising and crowdfunding; - Press office coordination; - Support in product distribution; - Availability to develop projects abroad or relocate.


  • Fashion
  • Digital Media
  • Film
  • Marketing PR
  • TV
  • Online
  • Production Management
  • Project Management
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Styling
  • Creative Direction
  • Event Planning
  • Media
  • Communications

Work history


Communications & PR

Apordoc Doc’s Kingdom

Jun 2013 - Sep 2013
  • Liaison with national and international journalists, create a communications strategy that involved de 115 participant of 15 countries; PR; written, graphic and audiovisual content managing; creation of database; digital marketing and social media strategy creator and coordinator, influencers, media and bloggers outreach initiatives planner, clipping.


Head of Communications & PR

Olhares Sobre Angola Film Cycle

May 2013 - Jun 2015
  • Liaisons with national and international journalists, partners and institutions; art and graphic coordination, content creation; social media and digital platform management, DVD and book launch.


Head of Communications, Marketing and PR

8 1/2 Italian Film Festival

Jan 2013 - Mar 2015
  • Creating and developing the festival’s marketing and communication strategy; branding; liaison with sponsors, partners, national and international institutions (festival’s communication & graphic design partnership development with Fabrica Features – Benetton, communication strategy creation for a 14 italian restaurants gastronomic route during the festival); art, graphic and photographic coordination; content editing; digital marketing and social media coordination, influencers, media and bloggers outreach initiatives coordination; fu ndraising and crowdfunding; support in film distribution, work in a fast paced environment. From 2010 to 2013: PR and Press office management.


Head Communications, Marketing and PR

Aldeias da Saudade Territory Development Tourism Project

Aug 2012 - May 2013
  • Aldeias da Saudade brand creation; website creation and content management; communication strategy creation; Art and graphic coordination; newsletter creation; developing media partnerships; liaison with national and international journalists, partners and institutions; social media and crisis manager.


Communications & PR

Emergências 2012 Guimarães European Capital of Culture Exhibition

May 2012 - Aug 2012
  • Liaison with national and international journalists; public relations with partners, journalists and experimental art exhibition guests; written, graphic and audiovisual content managing; creation of database; social media manager; clipping.


Communications & PR

Cego, Surdo E Mudo Edições Event Managment and Publishing House

Dec 2010 - Jan 2013
  • Communication strategies, press officer, PR and coordination of book and DVD launches.


Communications, PR and Content Editor

TV Show to RTP

Nov 2010 - Aug 2012
  • Communication strategies creation to promote the TV Show, branding, press office, community and crisis management, coordination and editing of book launches.


Communications & PR

Clean Feed Jazz Label

Mar 2010 - Mar 2011
  • Press officer and coordination of the communication of album releases and concerts.


Account Executive

Wake Up Communications Consultancy Agency

Mar 2010 - Dec 2012
  • Strategic communications & management for the arts and artists - I worked as a content manager, press advisor, PR and social media manager for cultural projects, film producers and performing arts projects.


Communications & PR

Vende-se Filmes Cinema, Tv, Producer and Distribution House

Mar 2010 - Aug 2012
  • Creation of promotional material for marketing and distribution, press officer – printed press and television; Film Festivals communication coordinator; workshops communication coordination; social media manager, crisis management


Magazine Journalist

Publicaciones Ekdosis

Mar 2008 - Dec 2008



Fashion Styling for Beginners

University of the Arts, London

Mar 2015 - May 2015
  • This course encompasses a wide spectrum of styling assignments - from revamping a celebrity's old and tired image, or styling and designing a magazine fashion shoot, to producing a designer's catwalk collection. Students will learn the fundamental techniques of sourcing garments, accessories and props, learning to work within a team with live models and on location, as well as undertaking individual creative projects.


Introduction to Fashion Design

University of the Arts, London

Sep 2014 - Dec 2014
  • This course is specifically designed with the beginner in mind and will guide you through the design process. You work from a set brief through the research process to generate and develop ideas for fashion garments, whether you are interested in menswear or womenswear, both are covered. There workshops in figure drawing and illustration and talks on marketing and collection structure.


Film and TV Post-degree

New University of Lisbon

Aug 2011 - May 2012


    1 Year Erasmus Programm

    Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

    Aug 2005 - Jun 2006


      Communication Sciences Master Equivalent

      University of Minho

      Aug 2002 - Dec 2007
      • The course of study is organized into four semesters, a total of 120 credits. The main scientific area of this course is Communication Sciences and aims at deepening the theoretical-practical issues related to communication sciences, in general, all with the three specialization areas: Audiovisual and Multimedia; Information and Journalism; Adverting and Public Relations. The first and second semesters are each one composed by three units. The second academic year is composed by one unit corresponding to the Internship and Report. Students may choose between an internship in an enterprise in their area of specialization or an internship in a research project, choosing one of the projects being developed by professors of the Communication and Society Research Centre. In both cases, the internship, the preparation of the project as well as its implementation and final report, will be closely monitored by the professors responsible for these Units and / or other professors who will assume the scientific orientation of the project or research to be undertaken by students. Student's achievements will be completed with the public discussion of their final report.