mike smith

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I am a journalist, marketer and pr specialist. I hold a BA (York), PGCE (Newport) and MA (Cardiff). I am experienced in all forms of journalism and public relations. I also run arts and travel websites, media and marketing training courses and mentoring. I have excellent relation with the media in Wales and further afield. I have run large and small press and marketing campaigns, ranging from rebranding Media Wales and National Dance Company Wales, running Wales Theatre Awards, Wales Critics Fund and Arts Scene in Wales and press for such diverse organisations and events as BBC Cardiff Singer of the World, BBC Young Musician of the Year, Wales Dance Platform, Iris Prize Festival, Ffresh Student Film Festival, Cult Cymru Training and launching companies such as Cascade Dance Theatre and The Arts Awards. I am always looking for new opportunities to work in the creative sector in Wales, whether contract, freelance or staff positions.