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  • Work history

    The New European

    July 2017 - Present

    Media Columnist

     

    I write a weekly media column for the UK's pro-Europe newspaper The New European, discussing trends and challenges facing modern news publishers, from grappling with a duopoly to finding funds after Brexit.

    TheMediaBriefing

    August 2015 - June 2017

    News Editor

     

    As news editor I was responsible for writing, commissioning and creating the articles and editorial content for TheMediaBriefing, the premier B2B media analysis site in the UK.

     

    During my time as news editor I guest lectured on the business of media and reporting techniques at Westminster University, the University of Oregon and other industry events, in addition to speaking about magazine media on BBC Radio 4's The Media Show.

     

    Additionally, I launched TheMediaBriefing's podcast and developed its live video strategy.

     

    TheMediaBriefing was shut down in June 2017 following the sale of its event assets.

    City University London
     

    Interactive Journalism MA

    2013-2014

     

    Graduated with a Pass with Merit in Interactive Journalism, having decided to focus on new and original forms of digital storytelling.

    University of Leicester

    BA English Literature (2:1)

     2006-2009

     

    Dissertation: “The Influence of Charles Darwin’s ‘On the Origin of Species and Varieties’ upon Selected Literature 1869 - 2006”

     

    Contributor & cartoonist for the Ripple paper.