|Fiona Walsh has an MA in Communications from City University, London and over 20 years’ experience working in publicity and media writing, including as Publicity Manager for English National Ballet, Head of Press for the Royal National Theatre and Director of Press and Marketing for Bermuda Shorts Film, all based in London. More recently she worked as an Account Director for Total Exposure PR in South Africa, managing a diverse range of clients including BBC Worldwide, BBC World News and the National Arts Council of South Africa. She returned to the National Theatre in London for a year in 2012 as Communications Manager, with overall responsibility for managing broadcast, print, online and social media content around the NTs involvement in the 2012 Cultural Olympiad during the Olympic Games and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
She currently works freelance for clients including Joburg Ballet and New York-based BY Experience, while previous clients include Sony Entertainment Television, Tourism Ireland and David Krut Publishing.
Fiona tutors the Press Release Media Writing course and the Writing Articles for Websites and Blogs course.
Writing Articles for Websites and Blogs