Victoria Watson

Freelance PR, Marketing & Events Professional

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

I'm an Events Planner and Luxury Lifestyle Editor based in Edinburgh and London. I spend my working hours planning events for my luxury industry clients, completing PR tasks and helping them to grow their businesses.

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Skills

  • Advertising
  • Account Management
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Excel
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • New Business Development
  • Negotiation
  • Online Advertising
  • Cold Calling
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Networking Communication
  • Sales Account Management
  • Proposal Report Writing
  • Barter Agreement Development and Management
  • Aviation Business
  • Events Admin

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Somerset House

    Somerset House

    • Arts and Culture
  • ITV

    ITV

    • Television
  • A

    Archant

    • A

      Air Transport Publications

      Work history

      Currently

      Aug 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • I started planning events for luxury brands two years ago. I conceptualise events, forming and managing guest lists, organising staffing, catering, drinks, venue dressing, curating goody bags and more. I am currently organising events in London, Edinburgh and Paris. For all enquiries, please email me at hello@victoriaforbesevents.com. Website: www.victoriaforbesevents.com

      2016

      Account Manager

      Archant

      Jan 2016 - Dec 2016
      • United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Archant Limited is a newspaper and magazine publishing company headquartered in Norwich, England. The group publishes four daily newspapers, around 50 weekly newspapers, and 80 consumer and contract magazines. I took care of business development for Berkshire & Buckinghamshire Life Magazine.

      2015

      Media Sales Manager

      Air Transport Publications

      Jan 2015 - Jan 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Managing all media sales and client accounts at Air Transport Pubs for Low Cost & Regional Airline Business and the Airline Directory. Air Transport Publications Ltd (ATP) brings authoritative and independent coverage to the aviation market through its five popular print magazines, directories and newsletter. Low Cost & Regional Airline Business- the only B2B magazine dedicated to analysing business strategies in the low-cost and regional airline industries. This features-based magazine delivers in-depth and prudent industry analysis on a broad range of topics; from aircraft and airports, to business practices and the latest technology, as well as regional focuses and coverage of major industry events. There are also regular interviews with key decision-makers sharing their experience and expertise of the low-cost and regional airline industries. http://www.airtransportpubs.com/ I take good care of: http://www.lowcostandregional.com/ http://www.atpdirectory.com/

      2014

      Events & Gallery Staff

      Somerset House

      Aug 2012 - Aug 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Gallery work, retail sales, auction assistant, art sales, events, market research. Some example of events work: '20th Anniversary exhibition for Dazed and Confused magazine, curated by Jefferson Hack and Emma Reeves in collaboration with Somerset House 'Forgotten Spaces'? Exhibition produced by RIBA London and sponsored by Qatari Diar, Ordnance Survey and Design for London. 'Storyteller' Exhibition by fashion photographer Tim Walker & costume design workshops with Rhea Thierstein. London Fashion Weeks/Weekends.

      Education

      2014

      Aug 2011 - Jun 2014
      • Brighton, United Kingdom
      • BA Hons