John Church
I have more than 25 years experience in marketing, advertising and communications and offer a wide range of skills and expertise.
John Church
John Church
I have more than 25 years experience in marketing, advertising and communications and offer a wide range of skills and expertise.

Background

I am a hybrid practitioner combining a marketing and public relations background.

Key areas of achievement include:

1. Experienced journalist – TV and radio, reporting and presenting.

2. Experienced advertising and marketing executive – proven ability to manage and execute hundreds of multi-media campaigns for a diverse range of clients

3. Proven managerial skills – managing small, multi-disciplinary teams, sub-contractors and suppliers. This includes managing budgets, timelines, quality control recruitment and team development

4. Excellent writing skills – media releases, publicity, speeches, corporate video scripts, social media content, issues management, government relations, internal communications and annual reports

5. Advocacy – political advocacy, community consultation and stakeholder management experience

6. Masters Degree qualified – MBA with distinction

Experience

PRD Newcastle

Head of Marketing and Business Development
PRDnationwide – Newcastle and Lake Macquarie
October 2015 – Present (1 year 4 months)


ChurchComm

Director
Churchcomm PR
March 1999 – September 2015 (16 years 7 months) • Newcastle, Australia
Public Relations and Corporate Communications


John Church Advertising

Director
John Church Advertising Pty Ltd
May 1995 – September 2015 (20 years 5 months) • Broadmeadow, Australia
Advertising, Marketing, Websites, Video and Social Media


Worldwide Online Printing

Director
Worldwide Online Printing
July 2001 – December 2010 (9 years 6 months) • Newcastle, Australia
Printing Franchise


NBN Television

Journalist and News Presenter
NBN Television
1982 – 2007 (25 years)


Corporate Communications Director
Peach Advertising Pty Ltd
1992 – 1995 (3 years) • Newcastle, Australia

Contact

Contact Details
0414 294 944
john@johnchurch.com.au