Experienced B2B Sales & Marketing specialist. Currently providing exciting insight within Insurance and Finance.
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Paragon, One Live Partner
Head of Marketing
June 2014 to Present
November 2013 to June 2014
May 2012 to November 2013
Fairmont Hotels and Resorts
PR and Marketing Co-ordinator
June 2010 to May 2012
Megan Collins Consultancy
Marketing Consultant and Partner at PJ Unite
June 2008 to June 2011
St Andrews Links Trust
June 2009 to September 2009
The Ultimate Experience
December 2008 to December 2008
London, United Kingdom
Civil Service DWP
June 2008 to September 2008
Leeds, United Kingdom
Street Team Member
May 2005 to September 2007
Leeds, United Kingdom
Responsible for all marketing activity for Paragon. Paragon have just launched as your 'One Live Partner', a project I led which resulted in a re-brand, new website, new marketing strategy and new division. Take a look - thisisparagon.co.uk We are now implementing the strategy and activity after building the marketing budget for 2015/2016. I co-ordinate external agencies... Responsible for all marketing activity for Paragon. Paragon have just launched as your 'One Live Partner', a project I led which resulted in a re-brand, new website, new marketing strategy and new division. Take a look - thisisparagon.co.uk We are now implementing the strategy and activity after building the marketing budget for 2015/2016. I co-ordinate external agencies in PR, SEO, Design and PPC and also manage an internal team.
What company does Megan Barton work for?
Megan Barton works for Paragon, One Live Partner
What is Megan Barton's role at Paragon, One Live Partner?
Megan Barton is Head of Marketing
What industry does Megan Barton work in?
Megan Barton works in the Financial Services industry.
An experienced B2B marketer with a focus on hospitality, events, celebrity management and brand engagement. Passionate about marketing, always looking to improve my knowledge and adhere to best practice. I am currently Head of Marketing for Paragon, a London based agency and your one LIVE partner for hospitality & events, event management, talent management and brand engagement. Established for over a decade and consistently growing in the industry. I was brought on board to rebrand the agency, bring all service areas together as one in the form of a new website but also internal structure and create a marketing strategy which is now being implemented across the buiness with the help of my marketing team. www.thisisparagon.co.uk Previous experience includes Keith Prowse, the sport and entertainment arm of Compass Group plc, A corporate hospitality company that has been established for over 200 years and sells official high end hospitality packages at events such as Wimbledon, Twickenham, The Kia Oval, Cheltenham, Henley Regatta as well as many more. I was Marketing Manager working very closely with rights holders AELTC for Wimbledon, the LTA for Aegon Championships and RFU for Twickenham. I was heavily involved in the pitch for the new hospitality facilities at Aegon and also Goodwood which we subsequently won. I also created and implemented all marketing plans across the business. Prior to that Fairmont in St Andrews assisting in resort marketing but also getting involved in the international marketing including PR at The Savoy. I set up 2 companies at university, one of which being a marketing consultancy for SME's. Specialties: Marketing and PR strategy and implementation, Social Media, Writing, Communication, Team Leadership, Management, Events, Adobe Photoshop and Indesign, CRM implementation, database marketing and analysis, SEO, PPC, Online marketing, CRM, E-communication, Presentations, HTML, Google Analytics and Website implementation. Re-brands.Head of Marketing @ Responsible for all marketing activity for Paragon. Paragon have just launched as your 'One Live Partner', a project I led which resulted in a re-brand, new website, new marketing strategy and new division. Take a look - thisisparagon.co.uk We are now implementing the strategy and activity after building the marketing budget for 2015/2016. I co-ordinate external agencies in PR, SEO, Design and PPC and also manage an internal team. From June 2014 to Present (1 year 7 months) Marketing Manager @ Managing marketing activity at Keith Prowse. Activities include marketing plans, budgets, marketing campaigns in CRM, reporting and ROI, advertising, innovation, event documentation, sales support, lead management, PR and SEM. Also managed a team of three and worked closely with the wider Compass Group on marketing planning and brand management. From November 2013 to June 2014 (8 months) Marketing Executive @ Managing marketing and PR activities for Keith Prowse, corporate hospitality provider on events including Lord's, International Polo, Wimbledon, St Andrews Old Course Experience, Twickenham and The Henley Festival. Specialising in online marketing including ROI reporting, PPC and SEO, Managing the websites and implementing marketing plans. I was also involved in the successful tender for the Aegon Championships which Keith Prowse won. From May 2012 to November 2013 (1 year 7 months) PR and Marketing Co-ordinator @ I was the PR and Marketing Executive for the five star international Fairmont Hotel in St Andrews. I manage the PR at the resort and carry out marketing activities such as branding, advertising and developing press releases. After a six-month travel experience I returned to the resort where I developed an innovative PR plan, focusing on in-house events and social media. I organise events, develop partnerships, improve the website as well as constantly innovating on the social media channels. From June 2010 to May 2012 (2 years) Marketing Consultant and Partner at PJ Unite @ At University I utilised my skills and set up a marketing consultancy company, to date I have helped five businesses improve their current marketing strategy with emphasis on online marketing, direct marketing and social media. I also set up a charitable business called PJ Unite in my second year of University, which sourced pajama bottoms from the USA, marketed and sold the products to students for Breast Cancer UK. From June 2008 to June 2011 (3 years 1 month) Sales Associate @ I was an integral part of the management team for the shop based on the 18th hole of the Old Course in St Andrews, Scotland. I had several duties including being responsible for all aspects of customer service, point of sale, after sales service, replenishment of stock, cleaning, opening/closing the shop and handling money. From June 2009 to September 2009 (4 months) Intern @ I completed an unpaid work experience which involved creating presentations to market new venues, networking on a daily basis with potential clients and ensuring that events ranging from £250,000 – £5 million ran smoothly. From December 2008 to December 2008 (1 month) London, United KingdomAdministrator @ I had a high level of responsibility when working for the DWP as I had access to classified information. I had to process claims on a regular basis, contact customers, deal with computer malfunctions, and assist in training new employees. I thrived on working to tight deadlines under pressure. From June 2008 to September 2008 (4 months) Leeds, United KingdomStreet Team Member @ I was the youngest street team member in the history of Radio Aire. I was given many duties such as leafleting, general promotions, festival production and driving the promotional hummer car. I was the personal assistant for many celebrities at “Party in The Park”, Leeds, 2007. From May 2005 to September 2007 (2 years 5 months) Leeds, United KingdomBA (Hons), Management and Marketing, 2:1 @ University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne From 2007 to 2010 3 A-Levels, 11 GSCE's @ Horsforth High School, Leeds From 2000 to 2007 Megan Barton is skilled in: Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Online Marketing, Advertising, Marketing Strategy, Marketing, Direct Marketing, Management, Public Relations, SEO, CRM, Press Releases, Google Analytics, PPC, Sales
Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
1 year(s), 4 month(s)
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