"Acacia Leroy is Asia-Pacific Trend Strategist for TrendWatching, responsible for trend thinking and content in the region. Based in Singapore, she conducts lively trend sessions as well as cultivates TrendWatching Insight Network (TW:IN) in this part of the world. Acacia's Asia trend bulletins have been featured in various publications such as CampaignAsia, ABS-CBNnews, and mUmBRELLA."
"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."
"Amy is TrendWatching’s Global Events Manager, responsible for the 2016 Global Trend Events (coming to five cities worldwide in 2016). Amy is an award winning Event Manager and has worked in over 5 different countries. She has recently returned to the UK after working for a creative events agency in Sydney, Australia. "
"Cath Carver is TrendWatching’s LIVE Director. She manages the offline activities of the company, including keynotes, workshops and events – including the global annual Trend Seminars (in five cities worldwide in 2016). 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."
"An experienced lead back-end developer, Chris is responsible for the design and development of the entire back-end architecture across TrendWatching’s suite of online services and web applications. Highly technical, and with a Masters in e-business systems, Chris uses his four years of industry experience to ensure that all of TrendWatching’s systems are technically up to standard and of the highest quality."
"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 and Trend Driven Innovation."
"Ellie Damashek is TrendWatching’s Client Services Director for the Americas. She has lived and studied in the US, Japan and China, and worked as a planner and strategist for top advertising agencies in New York City. At TrendWatching, Ellie focuses on building strong client relationships and helping brands identify, understand and apply consumer trends across established and emerging media platforms, and has lead workshops, trainings, and trend presentations. She can be reached at +1 (646) 762-2995."
"Gillian is our Book Marketing Manager, responsible for launching TrendWatching's first book - Trend-Driven Innovation. Gillian moved to London from Vancouver, Canada 6 years ago to compete a Masters in Publishing at The University of the Arts. She has worked in the publishing and events industries, with a focus on marketing, ever since."
"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 Development, 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 author of Trend-Driven Innovation. In the past 3 years, Henry has given over 50 keynote presentations in more than 25 countries across 6 continents, and is also regularly quoted in leading business publications."
"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."
"Laurie is TrendWatching’s resident Contentologist, working in between the Marketing and Content teams to assist with the ideation and implementation of various content types across all platforms. Since graduation from Queen Mary University of London, Laurie has built up years of experience writing copy for digital agencies and freelance clients of all sizes."
"Lola Pedro is Africa Regional Director at TrendWatching. 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 wide experience in web design, 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."
"A certified Scrum Product Owner, Marina heads up TrendWatching's Marketing department, working at the intersection of the Tech, UX/Customer & Commercial functions. Marina has lived & worked in 10+ countries across the Middle East, South-East Asia, US and Europe, is fluent in 3 languages and is passionate about all things people, product and process. "
"Maxwell Luthy, Director of Trends & Insights is based in our New York office. He co-authored Trend-Driven Innovation (Wiley, 2015) and delivers lively workshops for leading brands along with insight-packed keynotes at conferences. He previously oversaw the company's 3,000 member spotter network."
"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."
"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."
"Originally from Seoul, South Korea, Victoria is a Junior Graphic Designer who brings her influence from Seoul's bustling design industry to TrendWatching. Victoria is a graduate from Kyonggi University, has over four years professional experience in Graphic Design and an extensive portfolio of design for print media for various industries."
"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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