You can also view my work and experience on my LinkedIn profile here.
Presenter – In Tech Today; 2016-present
- Conceived and created technology podcast series with creative partner and fellow tech journalist Edward Swift.
- Live weekly netcasts and on-demand video and audio podcasts distributed to a fast-growing audience.
- A technology podcast designed for a non-‘geek’ audience.
Reporter – Sharecast/Digital Look; 2015-present
- Senior journalist at one of the City of London’s longest-standing online financial news services.
- Responsible for the newsroom’s daily coverage of Asia markets and London small cap stocks.
Volunteer – Wandsworth Radio; 2016-present
- Volunteer news reporter and producer at community radio station in my area of South West London.
- Chasing local issues, writing and producing packages and live broadcasts, and organising guests – among other things.
Curious wanderer; 2015
- Used the opportunity to move from New Zealand to the UK, spending several months travelling through Asia and Europe.
- Visited 14 countries on an extreme budget, helping to develop savvy personal finance as well as language and communication skills.
Journalist – Newstalk ZB; 2014-2015
- General reporter for New Zealand’s top commercial radio news network, with a focus on technology, transport and business.
- Fill-in news presenter and producer, and weekend newsroom chief.
Content producer – Newstalk ZB; 2012-2014
- 2IC on team of digital content producers for two of New Zealand’s most recognised news brands; editing and producing text, image, audio and video-based news content.
- Also responsible for the brands’ social media output and relationship with fans online.
Creative writer – MediaWorks Radio; 2011-2012
- Sole dedicated commercial writer in one of New Zealand’s largest cities.
- Creative copywriting, voiceover work, audio production and client relationship responsibility.
- Also presented the city’s top-rated radio show on weekend mornings.
Travel reporter – Newstalk ZB; 2011
- Began working as the afternoon traffic and travel reporter for Newstalk ZB in Christchurch while studying.
- Responsible for handling relationships with council, police and highway agencies and public callers, and reporting accurately on the state of the city’s transport network in the aftermath of a series of serious earthquakes.