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Experience Summary

I have worked for six years as a technology product demonstrator, event supervisor, team leader, food & drinks sampler, merchandiser, makeup salesperson/demonstrator, character worker, storyteller and corporate hospitality worker. The skills I acquired at media school have stood me in good stead for promotional work especially the verbal and written communication skills required during sales and audit work, and the team skills needed for large campaigns involving a number of people. Approachable and reliable, I am organised and efficient and enjoy the variety of work the promotional industry provides. I have a full clean driving licence and have driven large transit vans on various campaigns. View my contact details, availability, and stats.


Other Experience

1) Technology demonstrations in PC WORLD, COMET, CURRYS, JOHN LEWIS. 2) Corporate video presenter. 3) Have a CRB certificate having worked as a workshop leader in primary & secondary schools. 4) Experienced in children's theatre and costume work.


Other Skills

Public speaking, autocue reading and presenting, storytelling, character work, workshop faciliatition, hot seating, role play, forum theatre, interviewing. Hostessing and hospitality for business conferences. FULL CLEAN DRIVING LICENCE.


First language: English

Extra Information

  • Assistant Event Manager

    Event supervisor during the Biggest campaigns lauching new FOSTERS and KRONENBURG products within supermarkets. Role involved installing POS with TV screen and sampling and selling the above products.

  • Auditing

    Have conducted audits during make-up campaigns with Mitchell Stephenson and NATIONAL LOTTERY campaigns in TESCO with CPM.

  • Conferences

    -BCSC CONFERENCE at The Liverpool Echo Arena (DAZZLE); -CAMILE BRIDAL WEAR exhibitions and conferences throughout North West England and the Isle of Man.

  • Costume and Character

    Costume character in panto, which include the 'Goose' in Mother Goose and the back end of the donkey in Aladdin! Plus 'bottle of cologne' & team leader during security campaign at Manchester Airport. A 'brain' during Liverpool Open University walkabout campaign.

  • Data Capture


  • Demonstration

    APPLE iPad, iMac and laptops. TOSHIBA laptops. TOSHIBA LCD, LCD/LED and 3D supporting televisions. SONY laptops. SONY camcorders, cameras compact, bridge and DSLR. SAMSUNG cameras compact, bridge and DSLR. HP laptops and desktop PCs including, DV6, DV7, DV8, TM2 & TX2.Touchsmart IQ800 & IQ500. HP printers/scanners for PHOTOSMART range. DOLCE GUSTO coffee machines. DELONGHI coffee machines. Gardening equipment (various brands). O2 mobile phones.

  • Event Management

    Event supervision during several campains. Event manager throughout UK Whoosh Tesco Promo. Event manager throughout UK Denone in Sainsburys. Staged a variety performance; responsibilities included; auditioning and casting the acts, finding and hiring the venue, writing and releasing press releases, designing the posters and building a website to promote the event.

  • Exhibitions

    Camile Bridal Wear exhibitions throughout the UK. Meet & Greet and compere for catwalk shows. BCSC conference at Liverpool Echo Arena - Hostess and ticket box office worker with DAZZLE agency.

  • Fragrance / Counter Cover

    L'Oreal @ Boots and Maybelline @ Boots. DIOR in Boots and John Lewis.

  • Hospitality

    Corporate hospitality worker at the BCSC conference mentioned above.

  • In-store / Store approved

    Various instore demonstrations in PC World Liverpool and John Lewis Liverpool One. Tesco national lottery campaigns.

  • Leafleting

    Various for Hot Ice skating show @ MEN ARENA with Link Communication, store launch campaign for M&S with Candour Marketing, plus Clothers Show promo with Planet. Alcohol awareness campaign in Liverpool with Zoo People. Illegal Tobacco campaign in Liverpool.

  • Merchandising

    The Mail on Sunday with The Network and The Liverpool Echo with OZ Promotions, both in Supermarkets.

  • Modelling

    Catwalk model for Camile Bridal wear prior to training and working as a compere.

  • Mystery Shopping

    Yes, within Supermarkets. Have also worked as a corporate role play actor which involved learning briefs/questions and improvising in a two-way conversation.

  • Presenting

    Corporate video presenter. Reached the finals in product demonstration presenter auditions with JML in London. Worked as the storyteller for Sense London's Cadbury's Easter event days in Liverpool and Storyteller/presenter with Because during the 'Bookstart' launch campaign in Preston.

  • Roadshows

    RAF recruitment campaigns. I have also toured with campaigns throughout the country with BEcause. Toured the UK in transit and Luton Vans as an EM.

  • Sales

    Makeup sales L'Oreal and Maybelline. Fosters & Kronenbourg, plus newspaper sales in supermarkets.

  • Sampling

    * Eve drink in bars and clubs throughout the North West . * Various Nivea Products. * Dolmio sauces, Ocean Spray mineral water, Cappucino Kit Kats. VALID LEVEL 2 FOOD HYGIENE CERTIFICATE. TESCO STORE APPROVED THROUGHOUT THE UK. BOOTS STORE APPROVED THROUGHOUT THE UK. JOHN LEWIS STORE APPROVED IN LIVERPOOL CENTRAL, LIVERPOOL SPEKE, MANCHESTER MARKET STREER, BOOTS TRAFFORD, LONDON BOOTS WHITE CITY. Eve, Jaques and Bulmers drinks within supermarkets* PRE-MIX DRINKS CAMPAIGN @ Manchester Piccadilly station.

  • Technology

    HP Touchsmart IQ800 & IQ500, HP PHOTOSMART printer/copier/scanners in Comet stores (event supervisor and demonstrator, LAPTOPS & DESKTOPS John Lewis, PC WORLD & CURRYS. Sony Vaio laptops in Liverpool John Lewis. Logitech products in PC World/Currys. Samsung and Sony cameras. Apple Samsung mobiles in 02 LG AND SAMSUNG TV in John Lewis

  • Van Sales

    Have been supplied with a tranist van to vist supermarkets to undertake drinks sampling and install electrical POS.

  • Acting

    Trained actor. BA (HONS) 2:1 Universtity College Northampton. LAMDA acting exams with distinction - Liverpool Theatre School.

  • Bar Person

    Worked in bars & restaurants during student years and during promotion campaigns for the launch of new drinks such as, Eve, Bulmers, Jacques, Crabbies Ginger Beer.

  • Car Driving License

    I have full clean driving licence and have my own car. Have extensive experience driving transits and Luton vans.

  • Computer Skills (Advanced)

    -Microsoft Windows and Office (including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access and Publisher); -Apple Mac OS, iLife and iWorks; -Website design and regular internet user; -Familiar with computer components and construction combined with specific knowledge of models from computer manufacturers Apple, Sony, HP, Toshiba, Intel and AMD; also with printers produced by HP, Kodak and Advent.

  • Computer Skills (Novice)

    Worked with Apple Mac and Microsoft products. <see above>

  • CRB

    DBS certificate 2024

  • Health / Hygiene Cert


  • Own Transport

    Own car and I have experience of driving transits.

  • Public Speaking

    -During various corporate training sessions whereby I have worked as a corporate role play actor aiding managerial training within UK businesses. -I have also designed and performed prensentations for numerous and varied audiences. This includes informative presentations intended for education and business training.

  • Qualified Dancer

    Trained as a dancer at Liverpool Theatre School & Crown Studios Liverpool. Disciplines include Ballroom & Latin American (Gold Bar standard) Tap, modern, stage & Jazz.

  • Qualifications

    QUALIFIED LEVEL 2 TEACHING ASSISTANT. EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH AGES 4 TO 18 YEARS. BA (Hons) Acting & Media (2:1) - University College Northampton; A levels: Business Studies, English, Art and Theatre Studies; 8 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English; LAMDA Gold acting exam with distinction - Liverpool theatre School.


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