Collette Parker 2020 CommunicationsRead MoreCollette Parker 2020 Communications
Collette Parker worked on the ‘Oxford Mail’, ‘Cambridge Evening News’ and ‘TVTimes Magazine’ early in her career. She freelanced on ‘Daily Express Features’, ‘Guardian Education’ and ‘Elle Magazine’. She was Communications Manager at Luminus Group and Media Manager at Anglian Water.
She provided freelance PR and creative communications for Cambridgeshire Probation Services, Papworth Trust, Peterborough City Council and Care UK, and provided PR for local companies including Abacus Transport Products and Homequest.
She was the arts writer on ‘Cambridgeshire Life’, freelance food critic on ‘Local Secrets’, wrote property features for Fine & Country, edited the Guild of Professional Estate Agents quarterly magazine, and provided editorial for numerous companies.
Having obtained a degree in English and Drama with Education, from the University of Cambridge as a mature student, she ran workshops for various community education establishments, was artistic director of Ocras Theatre Group for eight years, worked with Menagerie Theatre Company on its Hotbed Festival and skills in the workplace programme, and has been engaged on numerous arts in the community projects.
- PR campaigns
- Media releases
- Magazines/newsletters/Content for websites and social media
- Internal communications
- Community arts projects
- Theatre director
- Speech writing
- Events and Compere
Current projects include:
- Community engagement for Anglian Water’s Keep It Clear Programme
- Development of Shakespeare in Italy theatre company
- Website copy for clients of Polar the web people