About

I am a communication professional with over 15 years of experience in international work environment. I am fluent in both creative and executive side of the communication process. I have a significant marketing, PR and event background, but I'm also a skilled content provider (copywriting, graphic design, strategy). I am fluent in several languages (and still learning new ones, recently - Norwegian and French).

Experience
FreelanceCommunication and Content Manager2017 - Current
I am currently working with several French, Polish and Norwegian brands and institutions (incl April, Promod, Creative Mornings, Blank Space, Omega etc) both commertially and pro publico bono. My activities include: • social media content production & community management • copywriting • graphic design • translations • creative writing • events coordination
Orange Warsaw FestivalHead of the Press Office, Press coordinator2009 - 2015
• Media coordinator, press office workflow producer and supervisor (up to 15 people team) • Accreditation process • Creating the press kits (English and Polish) • Organizing press conferences and press briefings during the festival • Supervising the work of the press office • Cooperation with the promoter, festival spokesperson, tour–managers, publishers, crew, talents’ runners etc. • Organizing and supervising media work on the venue • Coordinating the numerous live correspondents on the venue • Executing the media policy with managements • VIP room media coverage • Cooperation with media partners • Creating the synchronized media/stage work schedule
DISCOVERY NETWORKSConsumer Marketing and PR Manager: Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia2014 - 2015
• Marketing & PR Manager for factual Discovery Networks brands in Central Europe • Reporting directly to the London office • Creating and implementing PR and Marketing strategy for TV channels • Budgeting • Campaigns implementation and coordination • Partnerships and barters • International 360 projects: affiliates, ad–sales, online, on–air, off–air coordination • Events management • Media relations • Coordinating cooperation with vendors and agencies (PR, media houses, digital agencies, creative agencies)
VIACOMPR Manager – Comedy Central, Comedy Central Family and VIVA2013 - 2014
• PR Manager for several global Viacom brands • Reporting directly to the Amsterdam office • Creating and implementing PR strategy for TV channels • Budgeting • Partnerships and barters • International cooperation –distributors, PR agencies, talents’ managements • Events management • Close cooperation with on–air, commissioning, marketing, ad–sales, acquisitions,programming departments • Media relations • Corporate PR
MTV Europe Music Awards Pre–partyHead of the Press Office, Press coordinator2013 - 2014
• Media coordinator, press office workflow producer and supervisor • Accreditation process • Supervising the work of the press office • Cooperation with the tour–managers, publishers, crew, talents’ runners etc. • Organizing and supervising media work on the venue • Executing the media policy with managements • VIP room media coverage • Cooperation with media partners • Creating the synchronized media/stage work schedule
TVN S.A., Warsaw, Poland (The Largest Commercial Polish TV station)Senior PR specialist2007 - 2013
• Working across different genres including entertainment (incl. "Strictly Come Dancing", "Got Talent" etc.), comedy, drama, factual • Campaign planning and PR strategy for TVN’s content • Event planning • Generating maximum positive publicity for a variety of TVN's series and specials • Spokesperson for assigned shows • Maintaining positive relationships with talent, producers, PR agencies and representatives, agents, managers, production staffs, media and studio executivesin order to ensure maximum press coverage • Generating press materials including releases, storylines, talent and executive bios • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with print, online and digital mediato further the goals of TVN • Celebrity PR
TVN Turbo Męska Rzecz - livecasted annual awards showHead of the Press Office, Press coordinator2011 - 2013
• Media coordinator, press office workflow producer and supervisor • Accreditation process • Supervising the work of the press office • Coordinating the media work during the live TV coverage • VIP room media coverage • Cooperation with media partners • Creating the synchronized media/stage work schedule
Big Bang PR, Warsaw, Poland (PR agency)PR executive2004 - 2007
• Create strong relationships with both national and regional media (print, online and digital) to generate substantial coverage for film, books, music and art industries • Maintaining a long–standing successful relationship with one of the biggest film distributors in Poland –Forum Film (Miramax, Buena Vista, Polish production). Preparing press screenings, premiere screenings and press conferences (with filmmakers and talents). • Campaign planning for each of the motion pictures ("Pirates of the Caribbean","Chronicles of Narnia", Pixar movies, Searchlight movies etc.) • On–set publicity (local productions such as: "Ryś" and "Jawampokażę!" –the biggest Polish blockbusters of 2006 and 2007, "Hope" –an international production based onK. Piesiewicz’sscreenplay)
Education
Warsaw UniversityPost Diploma, Journalism2005 - 2007
Post Diploma studies - journalism & creative writing
Warsaw UniversityMasters, Linguistics1998 - 2003
Masters Degree in Croatian Linguistics & Culture