Head of Communications and Marketing
+44 (0) 1392 723241
Xfi Building, University of Exeter, Rennes Drive, Exeter, EX4 4ST, UK
Helen has always worked in Marketing starting early with over 30 different jobs before even completing University where she graduated in Textile Marketing with French.
After a brief detour in law, Helen started in the marketing profession as a multi client pan European researcher, went on to work in fashion PR and then settled in education at the Association of Accounting Technicians where she set up an international network of careers advisors and was instrumental in getting the Association to the global status it enjoys today.
She then moved to Further Education, latterly as Head of Marketing in an FE College. She won an award with HEIST for the FE prospectus, redeveloped the College's branding and made it a 'colourful and stylish' place to work. She was on the Senior Management Team and was responsible for the marketing of Genesis (the South West's Sustainable Construction Centre) which gained many significant national and international awards including 2 Green Gown Awards from EAUC. Helen was also lead Sustainability Champion for the College and ran numerous sustainability initiatives. She gained the CIM Diploma early in her career and is now a Fellow of the CIM. She also added the Diploma in Direct Marketing from IDM mid career graduating with merit.