Experienced Agency Producer. Extensive practice in budgeting, prepping, executing and organising post for all sized productions, ranging from large international campaigns/A list artists with large budgets to TV idents and social media content. Highly organised and diligent worker. Excellent time management skills.
Producing and directing high profile branded films in the UK and abroad within time and budget for international clients. This involves leading large production teams across multiple assignments taking full budgetary responsibility. A key part of the role is recruiting the right crew for the creative brief from a long-list of contacts and managing the most high-profile talent. Selected client and productions include: Huawei - International brand film shot in Shenzen, Shanghai, San Francisco and LA. - Partnership film with Fornasetti filmed in Milan. - Post production of non-appearance films for global event with Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill. - General B-Roll, event and corporate films. Adidas - Global running film for online and instore use for ‘Energy Running’ campaign. - Global running film to launch new products for the Spring/Summer and Winter/Fall collection. - Short vines/social content created with players including: Angel Di Maria (most viewed sports vine of 2015), Diego Costa, Tom Daley, Warren Weir, Tori Bowie, Dele Ali, Juan Mata and Ander Herrera. Ford - Online film to celebrate the new Ford Focus and 12 million Ford Focus owners. - Launch film for European ‘Keep it Real’ campaign using archive footage from various sources. - UGC film highlighting ‘real moments’ people have in a car – cast across Europe. LTA - Launch film for the LTA featuring the 2016 Davis Cup winning team. Gillette - Idents for Gillette Soccer Saturday on Sky Sports to celebrate Movember. - Nine-camera shoot of a 5-a-side match to promote the Gillette sponsored Power League final, featuring Chris Kamara as commentator and filmed as live. - Various shoots with Joe Hart, England Rugby League team, for campaigns and social media content. GSK - A film documenting the Brownlee brothers during tests at the GSK Labs. - ?A film following Chris Froome and his visit to the GSK Human Performance Lab for Independent Physiological Assessment?.??? LG - Brand film featuring 5 families watching their teams play in the World Cup. Additional projects carried out for the following brands include but not limited to: Novartis, Pfizer, Countrywide, Holiday Inn Express, iCAP, Intel, Duracell, Western Union, P&G, Rugby World Cup and Visa.
• Cherish PR September 2013 – March 2014 Video Consultant As the Agency video consultant this role included producing and filming content as well as providing creative ideas for branded content to support successful pitches for a range of high-profile clients. • Coolberry Productions January 2013 – September 2013 Production Assistant Tasks included research, creating funding and pitch documents and generating ideas for future shows. I was also responsible for all PR and marketing and secured a TV interview for the screenwriter in Clare Balding's ‘Secrets of a Suffragette’. • Amber Entertainment December 2012 Production Assistant I assisted and helped a busy development and production team working on feature films and documentaries. Duties included reading and evaluating new material, researching new and current projects and providing administrative and creative support to the rest of the team. • Flynn Entertainment December 2012 Production Co-ordinator I was recruited to look after all the transport for a location-based shoot for the low budget feature film SCOPIA. This involved coordinating all kit, storage, crew and cast.
My career started in Public Relations, working on the brand team at Ketchum, an award winning global PR agency, for their client PHILIPS. This gave me an advantage as I developed an insight and understanding of BTL marketing and PR. Of particular value was an understanding of how video content can play an important part in a wider campaign.