Kate Buxton joins Creative England as head of communications and strategy

Buxton joins Creative England from the BBC

Former BBC communications manager, south, Kate Buxton has been named as the new head of communication and strategy at Creative England.

Based in the Bristol office Buxton will now lead on strategy, marketing and communications for the national agency which invests in and supports creative ideas, talent and businesses in film, TV, games and digital media.

Prior to joining Creative England Buxton has worked with the media, government, Whitehall and opinion formers for public sector organisations including the British Council and Arts Council England.

Most recently she was managing communications for the BBC across the Midlands, East and South of England.

Gillian West

Gillian West is The Drum’s social media manager and works to ensure The Drum’s content reaches followers across platforms including Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram in an engaging, relevant and timely manner. Based in Glasgow, she has been actively involved in building The Drum’s Creative Works brand for over three years now and has interviewed major creative figures including Rankin, Peter Souter, Rosie Arnold, Bob Greenberg and Vicki Maguire. During her time at The Drum she has attended events such as Cannes Lions, the Edinburgh International TV Festival, Art Director’s Club Europe, D&AD and more.

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