CV

“A brand is the result of everything you say and do, and everything you don’t say and don’t do.”

I’m a digital content producer and writer

A former BBC producer and marketing director I’ve worked in the UK, Asia, Australia and Europe for leading media and digital marketing agencies.
Having recently returned from overseas to Cardiff, my home town, I’m currently freelance.

I write, design and create compelling digital stories

Significant project management experience

Extensive digital production skills

Advanced copywriting skills

Proven client liaison skills public and corporate sectors

Strong team leadership experience

Good knowledge of Wales market

Employment history

2020 to date
Copywriter/Digital Producer – Eyewide Digital Marketing – Greece
Feature writer – Vogue Greece, Greece Is Magazine
Journalist – BBC Wales News freelance pool

2017-2019
Editor/Digital Producer – Insider Plus- the online magazine of International Hotel Investments/Corinthia Hotels Group plc.
Contributing Journalist – The Times of Malta

2009-2016
Features Producer – Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) – ABC Radio National
Contributing Journalist – BBC World Service.
Features Producer – The Age Newspaper (Melbourne), The Sydney Morning Herald.

2015-2017
Editor – Breaking New Ground: A corporate history
Corporate history of professional services company GHD with 8500 employees worldwide.
Technical Writer/Copy editor/SMEC Australia
Technical report writing for one of Australia’s largest civil engineering companies

2004-2014
Director – Sweet As Media Consultancy
Corporate Video Producer. Clients: Northern Territory Government, ACT Government.
Senior Designer – ADCORP Australia. Clients: IP Australia – Australian Government
Features Producer: ABC Radio National
ABC Radio Darwin, BBC World Service. BBC Wales

2000-2004
Executive Producer, News and Current Affairs, ETV (Dhaka)
Senior Executive Producer for Bangladesh’s first independent public service TV channel.
Corporate Video Producer. Clients: UNICEF. Shell. Chevron Corporation.
Media adviser – United Nations Development Projects (UNDP)

1996-2000
Presentation Director – BBC Wales
Director Multimedia – The Design Stage, Cardiff Bay.
Producer/Director – BBC Wales Arts and Music

1990-1995
Director of Film, Video and Broadcasting. Arts Council of Wales

1988-1990
Director of Marketing & Development, Watershed Media Centre, Bristol


Educational qualifications
Higher National Diploma in Communication Studies –
South Glamorgan Institute of Higher Education
11 O levels. 2 A levels

Citizenship: UK. Republic of Ireland. Australia.
Languages: Welsh, French and Greek (basic)

Referees and references on request