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  • Paul Marshall,

    Strut Promotions

    Strut is a very selective agency with a strict selection criteria and we managed to recruit 70 new members for our promotions team. We were very impressed with this.

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    Katie Bull,

    IncrediBullIdeas.com

    Stuck forStaff Tender service was exactly what I was looking for. I needed to find staff for a national roadshow with a very short lead time. Within hours I had secured the personnel needed for my activity.

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Experience Summary

Trained at Birmingham School of Acting. BA Hons Drama, Loughborough University. Diploma in Indian Head Massage. Hobbies: Horse riding, Skiing, Swimming. Full UK Driving License. View my contact details, availability, and stats.

Experience

Other Experience

Worked at the Ben & Jerry Sundae Festival for 3 years consecutively, entertaining the crowds and making sure they're happy with lots of ice cream! Have worked as bar staff for Courvoisier London Cocktail week. Also worked as a hostess at the Complete History of Food event sponsored by Courvoisier.

Skills

Other Skills

Keen horse rider, skier and swimmer. Lived in Hong Kong for six years. Ran the London Marathon in 2005 and the Brighton Marathon in 2010 for VICTA and Macmillan Cancer Support.

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  • Assistant Event Manager

    Olympics Cadburys Spots and Stripes Campaign.

  • Conferences

    Excel: Going Global, Renewable Energy Conference.

  • Costume and Character

    Trained Actress and have been in many plays.

  • Data Capture

    Metro London Lite/Cadbury's campaign

  • Demonstration

    On going part time contract with Dyson since November 2005 demonstrating in store and advising customers on the products.

  • Event Management

    Wedding catering and Dyson Live Events.

  • Exhibitions

    Grand Designs Live, Southampton Boat Show, Excel Motor Show.

  • Fragrance / Counter Cover

    Worked for Benefit on their makeup counter advising customers and performing makeovers.

  • Hospitality

    Silver Service Waitress in private boxes at Twickenham, Goodwood and Royal Albert Hall. Hostess for Leiths Restaurant at Earls Court and Olympia and Cerviche in Soho.

  • Installation

    n/a

  • In-store / Store approved

    Have worked in John Lewis, Curry's, Comet for Dyson.

  • Leafleting

    Virgin Mobile. Google.

  • Merchandising

    Persil campaign in Tesco.

  • Mystery Shopping

    n/a

  • Presenting

    Radio Station Loughborough University hosting my own show for two years and nominated for Best Entertainment Show, SR awards. Represented Dyson on QVC Shopping Channel and Argos TV, presenting the latest technology.

  • Roadshows

    Festivals working for a surf clothing brand.

  • Sales

    Dyson - Southampton Boat Show, John Lewis, Peter Jones, Currys and Comet. Abstract Art - Ideal Home Show.

  • Sampling

    SlimFast, Warburtons, Aquafresh,

  • Technology

    Dyson Air Multiplier campaign at stations in London.

  • Van Sales

    n/a

  • Acting

    Trained Actress. Performed in Theatre, Television and Feature Films.

  • Bar Person

    Worked as a bar maid for 3 years at Loughborough university and a year in a Sussex Gastro pub.

  • Car Driving License

    Full Clean Uk Driving License.

  • Computer Skills (Novice)

    Own a laptop and can use the basic programmes. Have used computers doing temp and switchboard work.

  • CRB

    Work with Bigfoot Arts Education as a drama facilitator.

  • Own Transport

    Renault Clio

  • Qualifications

    BA Hons Drama. Diploma in Acting. Diploma in Indian Head Massage. 3 A Levels 10 GCSE's.

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