- Pop-up cocktail bar and events start-up Management our permanent venue bar and team of staff as well a designing and organising bespoke event bars and menus. Liaising with clients and venues to discuss arrangements, payment and any particular needs and desires that need catering to. Marketing the business including management of social media platforms, organising magazine coverage and local advertisement. Book keeping and general admin. Events include private parties and functions, weddings and charity events alongside Oxjam Wolverhampton.
Working primarily within the arts, entertainment and events industries as part of a boutique marketing and publicity agency, assisting on the run up to events such as the UK’s largest African music festival Africa Oyé Festival, Threshold Festival & Liverpool SoundCity. Press release and copy writing working to tight deadlines. Managing and uploading to Africa Oyé’s social media accounts and enhancing the potential of these accounts via Hootsuite and tracking user generated content across these platforms. Contacting press for print, television and radio coverage of events. Updating mailing lists and building mail outs. Preparing resources and marketing materials. General admin assistance including uploading and updating event information to online systems.
Operation of a WordPress based site, editing site content and fixing basic glitches Contacting brands and companies for collaboration and product reviews including Urban Decay at Debenhams Liverpool One who I worked with on several promotional projects. Researching relevant content and trends for coverage and conducting interviews. Managing a team of writers, assigning articles and training new members on Wordpress. Managing the section’s social media platforms Assimilating data feedback and analytics to improve site traffic and encouraging the use of SEO within the team - Adapting work for publication in the print version of the site The Sphinx. Writing content for other sections such as Arts, Fashion and News
2:1 BA (Honours) English Literature and Language Modules including: Psycholinguistics, Modernist Literature, Women Writers, Pragmatics and European National Cinemas
Foundation Diploma in Fine Art at Central St. Martins, Byam Shaw Additional: Award in Drawing (Fine Art)
Art - A* Psychology - A English - A AS Level: Business Studies - B