IWDMarch 8, 2023 2023-03-14 21:38
We recognise the challenges women in digital face and the uncertainty of stepping into a new career, which is why we want to support you.
In celebration of International Women’s Day, we are extremely excited to launch our free mentoring programme.
We are looking for two women to mentor over the next two months to help them either enter into digital marketing or further their career. You will spend one hour with each team member from the Hello Earth team to discuss digital, your career roadmap and how we can help support you in achieving your goals.
Our friendly Hello Earth team members will spend an hour with each mentee to chat about all things digital, help you map out your career goals, and provide you with support to achieve them.
If you're interested in being part of this program, simply send us a bio and your background details to firstname.lastname@example.org. Don't miss this incredible opportunity to grow and thrive in your digital career!
She began her career in 2010, and has delivered digital strategies for global brands such as Weight Watchers, Pizza Hut, P&O Cruises, Voss Water and Aldi. Throughout her career, Steph has worked for both above the line and through the line agencies, gaining valuable experience in both areas.
Between 2012 and 2018, Steph lived in Australia where she worked for multiple global agencies. During this time, she honed her skills and expertise, leading to a series of awards and accolades for her work. In 2021, she was featured as one of the 100 Female Entrepreneurs to watch by the Telegraph.
In 2018, while on maternity leave, Steph founded Hello Earth, a digital marketing agency with a mission to create positive change in the world. Over the past five years, she has grown Hello Earth from a small start-up to a seven-figure agency. Today, Hello Earth is a B Corp certified agency that is passionate about people and the planet, and about businesses doing good things to solve tough problems with kind solutions. Steph’s work history is a testament to her dedication, passion, and expertise in the marketing industry.
Her experience working with global brands and agencies, combined with her entrepreneurial spirit, has allowed her to create a successful agency that makes a positive impact on the world.
Phil’s career has developed over 15 years from graphic design, social media, digital marketing and now performance marketing for ecom brands at Hello Earth. Throughout his career Phil has been able to use every opportunity to develop his skills and also learn new ones. This has enabled him to progress through in-house and agency roles, taking on more responsibility and with each experience. The open mindset that enabled Phil to absorb and develop these skills is something he is passionate about sharing, to empower others to do the same in their own field of expertise.
Phil is now Managing Director at Hello Earth, after joining the business 4 years ago as Paid Social Manager, before progressing to Head of Paid. Even though Phil has developed a lot throughout his 15 year career, the biggest change has happened in the past 4 years at Hello Earth, proving that a passion for improving yourself to benefit you and the wider business is vital throughout your career. As Managing Director, Phil enjoys a wide range of activities working both on the business and in the business, developing and improving processes to improve efficiency, while also staying hands on with marketing implementation and client relationships.
Phil is excited to help others to find their passion (even if you don’t know what it is yet!) and develop themselves to benefit their current position and future career path.
Steph started her career in Marketing 15 years ago, when she commenced a placement as part of her degree. Her placement secured her a position to return as a graduate and she’s worked within Marketing for Ecommerce brands ever since.
The majority of her experience has been client side, where she’s led internal teams and external agencies to grow revenue and profitability. She’s worked across many fashion brands, such as Flannels, JD Sports, LullaBellz, Public Desire and Li and Fung as well as retailers like Music Magpie.
Steph’s role at Hello Earth is Performance and Strategy Director and she’s responsible for understanding clients objectives and building a strategic plan to achieve them. Steph can help with support and guidance on entering digital marketing both in-house and agency side, viewing the challenges businesses face strategically, scaling profitably and the importance of a holistic approach.
Charli’s career in marketing communications began 16 years ago at boutique and global agencies in Sydney, Australia, working with clients that included some of the biggest consumer brands in the world.
Returning to the UK in 2017 and before joining the team at Hello Earth as Head of Operations last year, Charli set up her own consultancy to support the sustainable growth and operations of purpose-driven ecommerce, coaching and non-profit clients; launched and edited a planet-positive online publication; hosted a podcast that explores whether there is such a thing as a truly sustainable business…yet (spoiler alert: there isn’t); and worked as a writer for CISL in the development of two digital courses: the first of which – Sustainability in Marketing, Media and Creative – launched in September 2022.
An experienced Career Mentor with Exeter University, Charli is passionate about supporting the next generation of women to unlock their passions, values and strengths on their journey to a career in digital marketing.
Josh started his digital marketing career 9 years ago in London UK, initially purely focused on the Music Industry. However his skillset expanded from paid social to paid search, affiliates and email and in turn, so did the range of clients and sectors he found himself working with.
Josh has worked freelance and agency-side, working across many sectors with some well-established businesses and SMEs; L’Oreal, Delonghi, Kenwood, Plumbworld, CCL, Ram Records and Sony EMI to name a few.
He has now focused his expertise on paid search and has helped to generate fantastic results, YoY increases and targets for DTC and BTB brands. Josh is passionate about helping young entrepreneurs, business owners and like-minded people looking to develop a career within paid advertising and can help advise on strategy, analysis and performance from a paid search perspective.
Since December 2021 Kristiana has been working at Hello earth as Paid Search Lead. She is an experienced PPC specialist who has worked with more than 200 brands across ecommerce, legal, finance and non-profit sectors.
Kristiana can help with advice on getting into freelancing, providing practical guidance on upskilling and paid search strategy
Holly started her career in design in London after interning at Conde Nast with Glamour, the top fashion and beauty magazine in the UK. After returning to Liverpool, she worked as a UX/UI designer for an app design agency before embarking on a backpacking trip to Australia and New Zealand. During her travels, Holly took on various jobs such as waitress, barista, organic farmer, maitre de, and kiwi picker, before settling down as the Senior Digital Coordinator at a luxury department store.
Since returning to the UK, Holly has worked in digital marketing, including with Very.co.uk on national brand partnership campaigns for well-loved brands such as Barbour, Calvin Klein, UGG, Elizabeth Arden, Samsung, PlayStation, and others. She currently leads Content Performance at Hello Earth, where she is passionate driving growth through creative innovation.
Holly loves working and collaborating with others as well as getting to know peoples passions.
Millie has been with Hello Earth for 2 years now. Starting as a Digital Marketing Executive supporting the team across the board on Paid Media, Email Marketing and Content Creation, as well as managing Hello Earth’s social platforms. As Millie’s experience and knowledge developed she began to focus on the management of accounts and overall strategy, landing in her current role as Strategic Account Planner. Millie is now responsible for ensuring client objectives and goals are met by developing their strategic plan.
Millie has always had a strong passion for content creation, starting at university on her Fashion Marketing course and developing in her post-graduate job at a Men’s Fashion and Lifestyle retailer, where she began learning about the complex world of TikTok and Instagram Reels. Millie has brought her skills and knowledge on content creation to Hello Earth, developing briefs and filming content for several clients.
As Millie’s skills vary across the board, she can help someone starting their journey into the world of Digital Marketing with a holistic and integrated approach.
If you’re looking to develop your skills in content creation specifically, Millie can share all of her tips and tricks she’s learnt along the way.
Levi has been in SEO for almost 6 years, and in Marketing for 8 years after completing her marketing and advertising degree. She’s worked with clients big and small, everyone from small local carpet fitters and plumbers to big brands like TONI&GUY, HD Brows and Reuters, as well as charities like The Air Ambulance and Mind.
Levi joined Hello Earth as SEO Manager and her goal is to bring SEO into the performance marketing mix available at Hello Earth at just as high a standard as our core services. Levi’s superpower is creativity combined with logical thinking – She’s and ideas person and a problem solver and she loves working with the team to help our clients thrive while doing good for the planet. Inclusion, diversity, equality, sharing knowledge and self-expression are huge factors in Levi’s everyday life and she is a proud advocate for equality, mental health support and celebrating neurodiversity in the workplace.
Levi loves to learn and share her skills and expertise, so you’ll often find her doing training, teaching or speaking at conferences or events, such as Brighton SEO and taking part in industry podcasts such as the Women In Tech SEO podcast. Levi has also been shortlisted for 4 years running for the DevelopHER awards, and has contributed to numerous UK Search Award winning campaigns. Levi has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the marketing industry and is honored to be able to help inspire and guide more amazing women into the digital industry.
Charlene has almost 15 years experience designing with Adobe Creative Cloud programs and 7 years full in-industry experience; working 5 years for one of the UK’s discount retail giants in printed POS and marketing for over 700 stores nationwide and several international subgroups. During this time she designed artwork, spec’d and sourced large quantities of print as well as dealing with logistics and 3D design, delivering seasonal in-store campaigns and branding materials for annual corporate events and marketing for press.
Following her passion for all things sustainability and the environment, Charlene has made the switch to the digital space, designing across email, paid ads, organic social, websites and even branding. In her 2 years at Hello Earth, Charlene is excited to be working with businesses that share her ethos and goals, and she’s striving to discover new ways that good design can help brands tell their story and do more good in the world.
Charlene can help a budding designer learn more about Adobe tools with tips and tricks, how to design for the digital or print space, and how to market yourself as a creative for agencies.
My role at Hello Earth is to develop new business partnerships and over the last two years I’ve worked with a variety of ecommerce brands as they onboard into the agency across our paid ads, content and email services.
My journey into digital began while spending some time in Australia and finding a marketing company at a time where I had little idea on what career path to pursue. Since then I’ve had experience within a software company focused on the health & education sectors, aswell as a partnerships role for a non-profit organisation who support some of the biggest companies globally in social sustainability.
Having learned alot from conversations with so many business owners and marketing managers over the last few years, I’d love to share my experiences and help you achieve your goals in digital.