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    Danielle Sweeney,

    Senior Staffing Manager for Lime

    We post between 7-10 job alerts a week. The work we advertise varies from demonstration roles that require 200+ staff, to high profile campaigns that may only require several staff. I am confident that we successfully ... read more.

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    Justine Berry,

    Promostaff, West Midlands

    Very successful, already booked in work with a few of the agencies, great service!

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Laura Anne's Profile

Experience Summary

I am a professionally trained Actress and I have been working in the Promotions & Field Marketing industry since 2005.I love to work at events and exhibitions and have worked at many different events in many different roles. I particularly enjoy modelling and presenting roles, and hospitality as I am a confident communicator and love the opportunity to mix with the public. I have a positive attitude and a good work ethic, always showing commitment and dedication to both agencies and clients I represent.I enjoy the diversity of the job opportunities within the industry and do regular work as brand ambassador,hostessing,corporate support,conferences,exhibitions,instore demonstrating,merchandising,mystery shopping,costume work,data capture,counter work,leafleting,sampling. I find that this wealth of experience has helped me develop a professional attitude and I can adapt to any new working environment and take on new challenges with ease. View my contact details, availability, and stats.

Experience

Other Experience

I also work with children and young people delivering educational workshops and teaching drama, and hold an enhanced CRB disclosure.

Skills

Other Skills

Alongside working in the promotions industry I also work with children and young people running educational workshops in schools,teaching drama and support young people in residential care.

Languages

First language: English

Extra Information

  • Conferences

    I have worked at numerous business conferences on a meet and greet basis.

  • Costume and Character

    I worked as Little Miss Sunshine in costume for a Mr Men Promotion.I have worked as a character actor at various events including The Cauldwell Charity Ball.

  • Data Capture

    I am experienced using an XDA for data capture, had experience on various car campaigns generating test drives and brochure requests.

  • Demonstration

    I have lots of instore demonstration experience.Campaigns include Epson Photo Printers,Hewlett Packard Laptops & All-in-One Printers,Microsoft Windows Vista,Coriollis Hair Products & various beauty products.

  • Exhibitions

    I have worked at numerous motor exhibitions.

  • Fragrance / Counter Cover

    I regularly work for P&G fragrance in Boots and Debenhams.

  • Hospitality

    I have previously worked as a regular member of the Alton Towers Hospitality Team & worked at numerous events for Stoke City Football Club.

  • In-store / Store approved

    Selfridges Manchester. Boots Derby. Boots Hanley. Debenhams Hanley. Sainsburys Merchandiser.

  • Leafleting

    I have worked on lots of campaigns including Bold,Comfort,Flash,L'Oreal,Nivea,Johnson & Johnson,Garnier,Olay,Tesco Clubcard & many more

  • Merchandising

    Clients include Sage,Setanta Sports,Digital UK,Freeview,Ryvita,Arnold Wills & many more.Am accredited merchandiser for Sainsbury's Stores

  • Modelling

    Promotional & Editorial.I have worked as a promotional model at various events and modelled bridalwear and swimwear for small businesses.

  • Mystery Shopping

    I have been a regular mystery shopper for SKY and Eon.

  • Presenting

    I worked as a presenter for Real Video People,a corporate website.

  • Roadshows

    I have worked on a variety of roadshows including Trident, Muller, Cadbury & Mr Kipling.

  • Sales

    I worked instore on sales for HP Laptops, Epson Printers & Coriollis Hair Products.

  • Sampling

    I have sampled for various brands including Ryvita,Impulse,Pot Noodle,Colgate,Nivea,Gilette & many many more.

  • Security

    I have worked as security staff at Uttoxeter Racecourse.

  • Technology

    Laptop Demonstrations & Sales, Printers & Digital Cameras.

  • Acting

    BA(hons)Acting,Bretton Hall 2005.Since graduating I toured the UK with two professional theatre companies & have done bits of television & presenting work.

  • Bar Person

    Worked as a bar person during my years at University & have worked behind the bar at various corporate events also.

  • Car Driving License

    Yes

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    Yes, am familair with most Microsoft Packages including Windows Vista & have worked as an instore demonstrator for Microsoft

  • Computer Skills (Novice)

    Experienced instore demonstrator of Microsoft & Hewlett Packard Laptops

  • CRB

    Yes, enhanced disclosure.

  • Own Transport

    Yes

  • Public Speaking

    Worked as a compere at various public events including the Sky Festival. I also spent 3 years working for Stoke City Football Club where I was required to organise and speak at events in front of large crowds.

  • Qualifications

    BA(hons) Acting, University Of Leeds (Bretton Hall) 2002-2005 (2:1) NVQ3 Advice & Guidance. Level 3 Preparation to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector.

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