- London, GB
- £50 /hr
- Available now
Looking for freelance journalist assignments. Examples of my work available in my portfolio.
Born in the UK, lived for the large part of my life in New York working in the Entertainment and Nightlife industries before moving into the social service field.
I made a careermore...Born in the UK, lived for the large part of my life in New York working in the Entertainment and Nightlife industries before moving into the social service field.
I made a career shift into the Fashion Industry (media and marketing) in 2010 in order to pursue my true passion. I began working with designer Christian Blanken as Marketing and Show assistant for womenswear. Now working in fashion marketing for the new menswear line.
I possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral. I have deep understanding and sound working knowledge of the fashion industry and fashion media, and the use of social media as a tool for fashion marketing. I am highly adept at building and maintaining business and PR networks and have a proven track record of implementing innovative ideas and strategies in my work. I am a quick thinking, adaptable person who is able to work under any circumstance and always deliver results. I have built a strong network of contacts within the fashion and nightlife industries, both in London and New York.
I am a journalist for The Upcoming writing for the Fashion & Lifestyle section.
I'am the Creative Director, Editor and Writer for online magazine blog CULTIVnation, and I view to the launching and editing of a stand alone online/print magazine in the future.
Alongside this I am a freelance copy and content writer and editor. Current clients include recording artist Lucy Lawrence the 'Brit Chick', The House of I am, and mylifestylepa.com.
The written word in all its forms.
Communication skills beyond par both written and oral.
Creative Direction and styling.
Fashion marketing, branding and placement.
Area Covered: London, United Kingdom
Job Title: Lifestyle Writer
Company: The Upcoming
Job Title: Online Marketing and Social Media Manager
Company: Christian Blanken
Job Title: Club Staff
Company: Ministry of Sound
Job Title: Novelist
Job Title: Creative Director, Editor & Writer
Description: Men's Fashion and Lifestyle magazine blog.
Job Title: Marketing Assistant/ Social Media manager
Company: Christian Blanken Limited
Description: Fashion Show/Presentation assistant - Womenswear
Fashion Week event planning, management and promotion.
Fashion Marketing, placement, strategy and on-line presence- for Christian Blanken - Brand Social Media; Managing existing social media platforms and creating new ones to help increase brand exposure through online marketing strategies such as original content and brand promotion.
Fashion Anthology project researcher and editing assistant.
Researcher and editor; primarily for fashion anthology project.
Job Title: Fashion & Lifestyle Writer
Company: The Upcoming
Description: Fashion & Lifestyle Writer
Job Title: Editor & Copy/Content writer
Description: You need it writing, I can write it for you, with the flair and styling that you need to make you or your message really stand out, look good and get peoples attention.
Job Title: Fiction Writer
Description: Writer, currently working on a novel entitled 'Hell and Bohemia', an Anglo-American novel.
Job Title: Online content writer and editor
Description: Creating content for blog. Promoting company services through creative written articles..
Job Title: Ambassador
Company: Brooklyn Public Library Ambassador 2007 - 2010
Description: Involved in the fundraising initiatives of BPL, Information and Education services, Volunteer training and donations handling and providing a public face for library to promote use among younger generations ( Volunteer of the Year Award 2009)
29 2nd Avenue, New York
Door staff, collecting cover charge, monitoring guest numbers, supervising smoking door exit flow, support and communication with bar security staff where relevant, maintaining front of house, assisting with bar set up/ bar back duties.
Coat check, maintaining bar cloak room services and checking and distribution of patron belongings, cash handling.
Job Title: Educator
Company: Praxis Housing Initiatives, Inc.
Description: Educator in Residential Programme assisting the homeless and chronically ill to get back on their feet and into mainstream society through Treatment Adherence, Housing Programme and Vocational Programmes.
Job Title: Personal Assistant
Company: Sandy Michelle Productions
Event co-ordination and door management.
Administrative work for client, scheduled appointments, talent bookings, site viewings and follow-up for client. Acted as liaison between client and event site management.
Marketing and promotions.
Job Title: Host, Promoter & Night Club Door Manager
Company: Various Manhattan, New York Venues
Description: Nightclub promotion, Host and Door Management at many of Manhattan's premier clubs. Including; The Limelight, Lotus, BBar, APT, The Cock, Star Lounge at the Chelsea Hotel, Club Heaven,Flamingo East, Barcode Times Square, Splash NYC for Sandy Michelle Productions and many more.
Job Title: Actor/ Model
Description: Wilhelmina Creative Management New York
Extra work and music video work.
In-store and promotional events.
Photo shoots and model work.
Field of Study: History & History of Art
University / College: Staffordshire University
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