Verity Henrywood

Event & Festival Production

Level
Mid Level
Location
United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

A highly organised, creative, enthusiastic and determined events manager, with a zest for the arts, offering eight years’ experience. A self-motivated, hard working planner who is unafraid to express opinion or be put in challenging situations. In love with the quirky and the unusual, with an eye for detail, always striving to bring a fresh perspective. Pushing the boundaries of performing arts to create magical, innovative events. The-Dots Projects: Events Producer The-Dots Work History: Event Manager

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Skills

  • Festival
  • Event Management
  • Event Coordination
  • Festival Management
  • Marketing Communications Strategy
  • Arts Programming
  • Event Catering
  • Event Curation
  • Festival and Events
  • Event Concepts Themes
  • Festival Production
  • Festival Marketing
  • Event Build and Production
  • Event Identity
  • Festival Programming
  • Music Programming
  • Arts Management
  • Social Media
  • Concept Development
  • Administraion
  • Budgets
  • Production Budgets
  • Photography
  • Creative Writing
  • Marketing
  • Stage Management
  • Artist Liaison
  • Artist Booking
  • Public Relations
  • Project Management
  • Leadership
  • Team Building
  • Customer Service
  • Creative Arts
  • Music Festivals
  • Live Event

People I’ve worked with

  • Chiara Maria Curci

    • Business Development Manager
    • Institute of Art and Ideas, Pinpoint Partners

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Festival Republic

    Festival Republic

    • Music
  • MAMA Festivals

    MAMA Festivals

    • Events
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    Boomtown Fair

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      Work history

      Currently

      Office Manager

      Boomtown Fair

      Jul 2017
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Managing the Zone 3 production office for Boomtown Fair 2017 - current.

      Currently

      Catering & Production Coordinator

      Block9

      May 2016
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Most recently, working on-site for one month managing the crew catering system and coordinating the production of Block9's two fields at Glastonbury Festival 2019; the venues 'IICON', 'Genosys', 'NYC Downlow' and 'The Meat Rack'.

      Currently

      Production Manager

      Get Lost & Found

      Sep 2015
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Managing the production of the Blue Coats venue at Camp Bestival 2017 - current; Creative Development, Venue & Area Management, Operational & Logistical Procedures and Stage Management.

      2019

      Assistant to Festival Director

      The Legitimate Peaky Blinders Festival

      Aug 2019 - Oct 2019
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • The Legitimate Peaky Blinders Festival is the official celebration of the BBC series 'Peaky Blinders'. I assisted the Festival Director/Promoter with a huge variety of tasks, predominantly the music program and budget.

      2019

      Campsite Manager

      Vision Nine

      Jul 2019 - Jul 2019
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Managing the campsite at Nass Festival 2019.

      2019

      Artist Liaison

      Festival Republic

      Jul 2019 - Jul 2019
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Artist Liaison for the Faraway Forest area at Latitude 2019.

      2019

      Production Manager

      Momentum Productions LTD

      Feb 2019 - Jun 2019
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Working remotely on various production tasks for Momentum Productions; a multi-disciplinary production house and creative agency.

      2017

      Artist Transport Officer

      Eye of the Storm Events

      Sep 2018 - Jul 2017
      • Europe
      • Freelance
      • Most recently, managing the Fort transport compound at Dimensions Festival & Outlook Festival 2018.

      2018

      Woods Area Manager

      Bestival

      Aug 2018 - Aug 2018
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Managing the Woods area at Bestival 2018:

      2018

      Festival Manager

      In Your Dreams

      Jun 2018 - Jun 2018
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Managing the In Your Dreams stall at Gottwood Festival 2018.

      2018

      Costume Production Assistant

      elrow

      Sep 2017 - Sep 2018
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Assisting the costume department at Elrow Town 2017 and then managing the department at Elrow Town 2018.

      2018

      Event & Sales Planner

      The Piano Works

      Aug 2017 - Jun 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Party Planner for London's only non-stop live music venue; The Piano Works.

      2017

      Student Relations Manager

      Wicked Student Nights

      Mar 2017 - May 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Based in the head office for WSN as Student Relations Manager. Creating relationships and enhancing sales for all the London events.

      2017

      Freelance Event Manager

      Continental Drifts

      Feb 2017 - Sep 2017
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Club Dada, Bestival Production Coordinator Lush Showcase Artist Liaison Alexandra Palace Summer Festival Stage Manager Kitch Inn, Secret Garden Party Artist Liaison Grinagog Festival Production Assistant London Remixed Assistant Stage Manager

      2017

      Customer Service Coordinator

      Arena Group

      Oct 2016 - Jan 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Working as Customer Service Coordinator in the head office of Arena Group, coordinating communications for all their ice rink sites around the UK. Winter contract.

      2016

      Shimmer Shine & Money Manager

      The Secret Garden Party

      Jun 2016 - Jul 2016
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Venue management of Shimmer Shine (Eco Showers & Beauty Salon); Team management, ticketing, operations & logistics, sales & finance. Documenting the Sanctuary’s finances from all vendors.

      2015

      Production Assistant

      Arcadia Spectacular

      Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Production Assistant for Arcadia's Metamorphosis Show. Providing on-site practical support to ensure the security of the event without compromising aesthetics.

      2018

      Programming Assistant

      MAMA Festivals

      May 2015 - Aug 2018
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Secret Productions Programming Assistant 2015 Somersault Festival - Theatre & Dance Manager 2015 Wilderness Festival - Valley Performer Coordinator 2016 Wilderness Festival - Artist Liaison Officer 2017 Lovebox Festival - Performer Liaison 2018

      2016

      Event Manager

      Green Yurts

      Apr 2015 - Sep 2016
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Assisting in the organisation and build of Green Yurts at UK festivals (Symmetry, Glastonbury, Noisily, Boomtown, V Festival, One Love), ensuring the smooth running of the company and it's booked events. Acting as Social Media Manager during the winter to enhance brand awareness, marketing and sales.

      2015

      Marketing & Press Assistant / Creative Writer

      Mischief Festival

      Mar 2015 - Aug 2015
      • United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • Enlivening the festival and therefore motivating audience attendance through releasing visionary articles on featured artists, enhancing their profiles in an imaginative and explorative style.

      Education

      2016

      Creative Event Management

      Arts University Bournemouth

      Aug 2013 - Jun 2016
      • Bournemouth, United Kingdom

      2013

      Sep 2011 - Jul 2013
      • Exeter, United Kingdom
      • BTEC Arts & Event Management - Distinction* BTEC Music Performance - Distinction* A2 Photography - B AS Extended Project - B

      Awards

      2019

      Scuba Diver Open Water

      SDI

      2019

      Freediver

      PADI

      2018

      Roundhouse Event Producers Course

      Roundhouse

      2017

      Soundcheck Festival Course

      Soundcheck

      2017

      Roundhouse Rising Festival Producers Course

      Roundhouse

      2013

      Grade 6 Jazz Flute - Distinction

      Exeter College

      2011

      Duke of Edinburgh: Bronze

      Sexey's School, Bruton

      2011

      Grade 6 Popular Music: Singing - Merit

      Sexey's School, Bruton

      2006

      Acting: Solo Entry Grade - Distinction

      Bruton School for Girls