"Acacia Leroy is TrendWatching's Trend Strategist for Asia Pacific. An Indonesian currently living in Singapore, Acacia graduated with a Business degree from National University of Singapore. She was first exposed to the world of consumerism and marketing communications as an intern in a multinational advertising agency. Now she spends most of her time exploring the APAC landscape for the latest consumer trends."
"Alice Revel is a freelance Writer/Researcher for TrendWatching's Premium Service. Since graduating from UCL with a degree in French and Italian, she has worked in writing and trend research, as well as setting up an online magazine."
"Anastasia Miari is our LIVE Manager, responsible for the global Trend Seminars, coordinating keynotes, workshops and other events. Her experience includes events at the V&A Museum, creative networking and magazine events. External projects include working as associate editor for NYC based [Wherever] Mag and a monthly fashion film event in association with an esteemed Central London cinema. "
"Cath Carver is TrendWatching’s LIVE Director. She manages our keynotes, workshops and events – including the global annual Trend Seminars (in six cities worldwide in 2015). She has worked in fashion, marketing and online comms for British and Italian brands, and the Centre for Sustainable Fashion at the London College of Fashion."
"Daniel Barcza is a freelance Graphic designer. Since graduating from Buckinghamshire New University with a Bachelor degree in Graphic Design, he has worked as a freelance editorial designer and illustrator for a variety of brands in the UK and Scandinavia."
"David Mattin is responsible for trend thinking across free and Premium content. He started his career on the features desk at The Times in London, and has written and presented documentaries for BBC Radio. His business, innovation and consumer insight journalism has appeared in a wide range of broadsheet newspapers and magazines."
"Delia Dumitrescu is responsible for developing and delivering TrendWatching's innovation workshop methodology content. She has worked in innovation consultancy, and led workshops for audiences across Europe. She has authored several books including Road Trip to Innovation."
"Ellie Damashek is TrendWatching’s Client Services Director for North America. She has lived and studied in the US, Japan and China. Having returned to New York City, she worked as a planner and strategist for top advertising agencies, building strong client relationships and helping brands identify, understand and apply consumer trends across established and emerging media platforms. She can be reached at +1 (646) 762-2995."
"Harry Metzger is a digital marketer at TrendWatching. Working in co-ordination with the team, Harry is responsible for implementing the company’s outbound marketing communications strategy. A graduate from the University of Brighton with a degree in digital media dev, Harry has past experience working for digital agencies in both London and New York."
"Henry Mason is an experienced and sought-after keynote speaker and trend expert, and runs trendwatching.com on a daily basis. In the past 3 years, Henry has given over 50 keynote presentations in more than 25 countries across 6 continents. Henry is also regularly quoted in leading business publications, including The Guardian, Financial Times, El Pais, The New York Times and The Economist."
"As the front end developer Jack is responsible for building and maintaining the core look and feel on all of TrendWatching’s websites. After completing a degree in 3D animation from De Montfort University in Leicester Jack moved into web design and naturally progressed into development. Now he has over 5 years experience working on a wide range of websites and web applications. "
"Josephine Yeo is trendwatching.com’s Client Services Director for Asia Pacific. She has strong multi-industry experience, having worked for major corporations and communication agencies and enjoys building successful relationships with both colleagues and clients. She has travelled through Europe and across Asia. She can be reached on +65 6602 8280."
"Kathleen is Client Services Coordinator at trendwatching.com. She studied Marketing and International Business at the University of Strathclyde, also completing an exchange year at the Universitat Autòmona de Barcelona. Since graduating she has gained experience in PR and marketing projects in Glasgow and London. She can be reached on +44 20 7251 6811."
"Lola Pedro is Africa Regional Director at trendwatching.com. Based in Lagos, Nigeria she oversees all sub-Sahara Africa regional content and speaking engagements. Lola started her career in New York and then lived in Japan for over 3 years before returning to the UK. She holds an BSc in Multimedia Technology and Management Systems and a MSc in Technology Entrepreneurship from University College London."
"As Lead Trend Strategist for South & Central America, Luciana oversees the regional Trend Bulletins and delivers trendwatching.com's local speaking engagements. In the past 2 years, she has given a trend keynotes and facilitated in-company workshops in Brazil, Colombia and Mexico. She is regularly featured in publications like Meio & Mensagem, Época Negócios, Exame, Mundo Marketing and Portafolio. "
"Lead designer at TrendWatching, Isabel oversees the design across our free site including all our trend publications. With a 1st class degree in Product Design and a Distinction MA in Digital Culture from KCL, Isabel has a wide experience in front-end development, editorial design and information visualization working for start-ups and big firms across the UK, as well as setting-up an independent channel for fashion designers in Bogotá."
"Back in London after a 2 year stint in New York where she was heading up Digital Product Dev & Marketing at a global media company, Marina now runs Marketing at trendwatching.com, working at the intersection of the Tech, UX/Customer and Commercial functions. Fluent in 3 languages, Marina is a Certified Scrum Product Owner and studied Business at Nottingham University. She has lived in 10+ countries across the Middle East, South-East Asia, the US and Europe. Her favourite Mega-Trends are UBITECH and PLAYSUMERS."
"Maxwell Luthy, Director of Trends & Insights is based in our New York office. He oversaw the company's spotter network for 2 years and co-authored Trend-Driven Innovation (Wiley, 2015). He delivers lively workshops for leading brands and insight-packed keynotes at conferences."
"Nathalia Souto is TrendWatching’s Client Services Director for South & Central America. Graduating in Advertising and with a postgraduate qualification in Globalization and Culture, she has experience in advertising agencies, publishing, entertainment and tourism. A Portuguese, English and Spanish speaker, she can be reached on +55 11 2574 4959."
"Paul Backman is TrendWatching's Chief Client Officer (CCO). Paul has worked in Client Services for technology and trend organisations for many years, having previously lived and worked in Japan. He can be reached on +44 20 7251 6811."
"Rebeca de Moraes has a grade in journalism, and worked for over 10 years at publications like Meio & Mensagem, Valor Econômico, Folha de S.Paulo and R7, writing about Brazilian and South American consumer lifestyles, before joining TrendWatching as a Trend Strategist."
"Sacha Wheeler is in charge of Technical Strategy & Development at TrendWatching. He has been a CTO / Head of Technology for online businesses and startups since 1996."
"Sofie Hunt is TrendWatching's Client Services Director. Since studying photography at university, Sofie has worked in client service roles within the science and finance industries, as well as setting up her own bespoke cake & events service. She can be reached on +44 20 7251 6811."
"Victoria is Head of tw:in, TrendWatching’s global network of on-the-ground trend spotters. She also delivers workshops and presentations on transforming trend insights into innovations, and lectures regularly for academic institutions."
"Victoria Loomes is a Senior Trend Analyst and manages TrendWatching's Premium content. She regularly delivers insight-packed presentations and workshops on how to analyse and apply trends."
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