I work with businesses and organisations in the creative industries and beyond to tell their story and build their online communities.
Welcome to my online portfolio. Read on to learn more about how I collaborate with organisations like the BBC, Channel 4, Edinburgh International Film Festival, and Yelp.
|Community Manager, Yelp.com (2016–Present)
Yelp.com connects people with great local businesses. I was promoted from Community Ambassador to Community Manager in January 2021.
|Copywriter & Consultant, Third Sector Lab (2011 – Present)
Third Sector Lab is a digital agency specialising in building conversations for social enterprises, community groups, charities, and the public sector.
|Head of Content, Small is Beautiful (2014 – 2016)
Small is Beautiful was an annual inspirational conference for the microbusiness community in Glasgow, Scotland.
I worked as the head of marketing, which involved digital content strategy, copywriting, community management, and email marketing.
|Freelance Community Manager, Paved With Gold (2013–2016)
Paved With Gold specialises in product launches and growing online communities. I have worked with co-founder Kaye Symington on projects for clients like Egmont Publishing.
|Copywriter, Russwood (2016–2017)
Russwood Ltd is a Scottish supplier of high-quality, sustainable timber flooring, cladding and decking products.
I acted as copywriter for Russwood Profile, the company’s outgoing newsletter and case studies.
|Copywriter, Guildhall School of Music & Drama (2016)
The Guildhall School of Music & Drama is one of the world’s leading conservatoires and drama schools.
I was the copywriter for Guildhall’s PLAY Alumni Magazine, which involved conducting interviews with alum, copywriting, and copyediting.
|Copywriter, RPS Assist (2016)
RPS Assist is a simple guide to the Redundancy Payments Service (RPS) which helps employees who are made redundant through no fault of their own when their employer’s business closes due to insolvency.
|Copywriter & Editor, Telstra (2015)
Telstra is Australia’s largest telecommunications and media company. I wrote, edited and proofread customer-facing content across Telstra offerings.
|Head of Content, Aconite Productions (2014)
Aconite Productions is a Scottish based production company that specialises in the production of quality feature documentaries for theatrical audiences and broadcast.
I was their head of online marketing, which involved digital content strategy, copywriting, community management, and email marketing.
Writing & Broadcasting
Books Columnist: The Big Issue Magazine (2015–2018)