An open and creative mind with diverse experiences in communications spanning within radio, sales, ambassadorship and mental health awareness spaces. With a background in song-writing, music production and event curation; I have successfully been able to both organise, host and partake in live events, in and outside of the UK capital through various mediums. My vision is to utilise my dense experiences within communications and focus it within a more strategic loci, that being A&R or PR and marketing.Locked Pro Plan feature
Leading and assisting on the development of a line-up of artists, panels, DJs, live-performances or radio shows, respectively, that fits with the concept or ethos of a particular event, in line with the project brief. Managing the ongoing operations of events lasting from between 4 hours - 2 days. Includes: - Scheduling the sequencing of artists on live-radio, domestically and internationally - Scheduling the sequencing of artists at a venue with an audience - Selecting, communicating and liaising with panel members, artists and venues - Provide extended knowledge and research on selected event participants - Researching and developing the main focus and flow of conversation for panel discussions - Hosting panel discussions - Hosting radio shows - Artist liaison
Co-founder and CEO of multi-genre events platform Rhythm Labs London. Responsible for all aspects of operation including curation, brand strategy, marketing, venue hire, event management, artist liaison, brand partnerships and live-streaming.
Host of monthly show 'The Residence w/NK Industry' (once 'Binweasel Vibration' at 199radio), in which aims to curate, debate and dissect an array of new music from the UK and US spanning multiple genres, but with a particular focus on Rap and Grime. 'The Residence' is furthermore a space and creative platform to curate a welcoming and collaborative environment, in which brings on DJs and hosts live on-air performances in attempt to invigorate the artist, myself and capture the attention of each listener for a unique interactive radio listening experience.
I was responsible for the general provision of activities and open-mic events for recording studio, Noatune Studios at the annual 'BBC Introducing' event. This included scheduling of open-mic by means of communicating with artists and studio managers, marketing and selling Noatune's services and booking artists for studio tours.
With the transition of 199radio to Threads Radio at venue 'The Cause', Tottenham, online content publishing for new and older shows via Wordpress on a consistent basis over the initial 3-month time period was vital for each show's promotion and rollout when the time came for broadcasting. My role was to work closely with radio presenters, producers and managers so that each show and their content was correctly displayed on the Threads Radio website, so that when on-air, listeners were able to interact with the show in the capacity the host chose.
Responsible for building a strong rapport and advising clients on products focused on male grooming to maintain a minimum amount of transactions per day while working independently. Keeping proactive was mandatory in maintaining high levels of customer service and cashflow, to then be invested back into the company. During high seasons especially, a high level of competence in speech and presentation execution was conducted, with my highest amount made in one day working independently being over £1000 for the business and average daily sales reaching between £500-£600. Working closely with the company owner, the importance of branding and marketing strategies within this ever-increasingly saturated sector was stressed at all times, with my ideas and barber/salon outreach contributing to the 50,000+ following across all social media platforms.
A 3-month period of international study at the leading engineering institute and university of South Korea, Hanyang University in Seoul.
First Class Degree with Honours, BSc Geography, specialising in climate change science and renewable energy technologies.