Now in its seventh year, designjunction in London's leading destination for design and culture during London Design Festival. In 2017 under my direction, the show welcomed 28,000 visitors, had a partner reach of more than 16 million and achieved a PR value of £4 million. Responsibilities include: Creating show strategy | Managing 100 media and affiliate partnerships | Sponsorship pitches and delivery | Client management | Writing newsletter content sent to 120,000 subscribers | Creating content and editing show guide - 40,000 copies printed | Writing press releases sent to 25,000 journalists | Managing special events | Managing PR and graphic design agency | Managing two members of staff - and much more!
Four23 is as a multi-disciplinary studio, bringing creativity, insight and craftsmanship to a diverse range of clients, partners and collaborators. During my time at Four23 I worked on projects for Adidas Originals, Virgin Money, Oakley and Reebok. Responsibilities included: Creative strategy | Managing budgets | Managing clients | Business development | Sourcing strategic partners | Managing events | Creating pitches | PR
When I started at designjunction, the founder had presented just one small pilot show. As the first employee, I helped grow the show from 35 brands to 200 in one year. In 2013 we welcomed more than 20,000 visitors to the show. Responsibilities included: Creating TOV | Brand direction | Launching and managing website | Launching and managing social channels | Writing newsletters | Sourcing partners | Managing exhibitors | Ticket sales | Writing press releases | Managing graphic design agency
After university I interned at various companies including Dee Carpenter PR, One Eyed Dog Films, Beau McClellan Design and Film in Education. Tasks included: Script reading | Screen writing | Social Media | Website management | Writing press releases | Filming