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    Victoria Holland,

    Office Manager, Gen-x it Ltd

    I found the service very easy to use, and it took all of the hard work out of finding promotion staff. Saved me a lot of time. Very convenient to have agencies email pitches/quotes through to my email. We decided ... read more.

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    Promostaff, Greater London

    The Central Rating System has helped me considerably at interviews/castings; agencies are always extremely impressed because they certainly set me apart from other staff. The Ratings clearly indicate which agencies I've ... read more.

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Mary's Profile

Experience Summary

I am an articulate and reliable person with bags of energy, enthusiasm and initiative! I am a qualified freelance make-up artist and I have several years experience working in experiential/field marketing as an Event Manager and Brand Communicator. I am used to managing teams of up to 30 staff. I am a confident public speaker & presenter. I speak intermediate Spanish. I have completed a course in Time Management. I am a car owner and experienced van driver & have a clean licence! I also have a food & hygiene certificate and merchandising experience. I have good operational skills. I approach every job I do with a positive attitude and always come to work with a smile! I have worked on many campaigns including, NHS Stop Smoking Service, Pay & Work Rights Helpline (Gov), JTI RYO, Alpro Soya, Big Shots, Bulmers Light, Yakult, Blyk, Virgin Active, The Biggest Round, Tiscali, Mastercard, Ubisoft, Unicef, George store launch, Footlocker, Jamieson’s, Now Broadband, Vodafone, The Good Food Show, Stowells wine, National Lottery, Timotei, Heinz, Maybelline, L’Oreal, Nivea, Lipton Ice Tea, Mars Delight, V Workers, Bulmers Best of British and many more! View my contact details, availability, and stats.



Other Skills

Conversational Spanish. Photographic Stylist, Make-up Artist


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Extra Information

  • Conferences

    Design Conference, Tesco Conference

  • Costume and Character

    Dressed up as a giant twiglet! Dressed up as a butler for PG Tips. Country Girl at the Caravan Show

  • Data Capture

    NHS Stop Smoking campaign. Blyk mobile. Tiscali TV

  • Event Management

    I have managed most of the campaigns I have worked on. Most recently The Biggest round, Ubisoft Imagine Tour, The Ultimate Lager Experience. Sensodyne Rapid Relief/Yog at Taste of London, Kew Sunner Swing and other events around the UK. Sensodyne Pronamel at The London Clothes Show 2010.

  • Exhibitions

    The Flora Marathon show at Excel (Yakult) , The Ideal Home Show -several clients, The Baby Show (Unicef). London Clothes Show 2010 (Sensodyne)

  • Fragrance / Counter Cover

    MAC. I am a trained make-up artist

  • Hospitality

    The White Company Store launch

  • Leafleting

    NHS VRA campaign. Subway. Pay and Work Rights

  • Merchandising

    National Lottery

  • Modelling

    I used to be a dress model. Haven't modelled recently.

  • Mystery Shopping

    I have mystery shopped restaurants (various). Also Guiness and on behalf of several promotion agencies.

  • Presenting

    The Caravan Show. Bristol Balloon Fiesta

  • Roadshows

    Southern Comfort, Ubisoft Imagine, Pal, Steamfresh, Mars Delight, Heart FM, Smirnoff Ice, Bulmers

  • Sales

    Now Broadband

  • Sampling

    Yakult, The Biggest Round, Alpro Soya, Southern Comfort, Bulmers, Big Shotz, Smirnoff Ice...

  • Bar Person

    I have worked in a bar and I'm experienced in pouring the perfect pint! I have experience making cocktails.

  • Car Driving License

    Full, clean driving licence since 1991

  • Computer Skills (Novice)

    Email, Excel, Word

  • Health / Hygiene Cert

    My H & H certificate has just expired although I would re-take it for the right job.

  • Make Up Artist

    I am a qualified make-up artist

  • Own Transport

    I have a Saab 9000 Turbo, which has a HUGE boot!

  • Qualifications

    2001 to 2003 Westminster Adult Education Various Make-up courses 2002 to 2003 London College of Fashion Photographic, TV & Film, SFX 2000 to 2001 International House TEFL/Spanish


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