Sophie Daranyi

Tell me a little bit about yourself. What’s your background/career path? I started in agencies and worked my way up. Went client side and then joined Haygarth to start the PR offering. I became Group MD, then CEO and then Chairman. Haygarth is a creative agency specialising in brand, shopper and retail marketing. Always a…

Andrea Hounsham

Tell me a little bit about yourself. What’s your background/career path? I’m married with two teenagers and a puppy (recent impulsive decision!). I’ve lived in various places; America as a kid, the south of England and more recently France, and now find myself in the north west of England. I’ve been here for six years…

Kate Rostance

Tell me a little bit about yourself. What’s your background/career path? I come from a client service background across full service, digital and UX agencies. My then boyfriend/now husband started out as film maker / editor. Somewhere along the way we had the hair-brained idea to join forces and one wedding, two babies and a…

Helen Culshaw

Tell me a little bit about yourself. What’s your background/career path? I originally trained as a Modern Languages teacher. It wasn’t until I did my teacher training that I realized it wasn’t the career for me. I didn’t really have any alternate career paths planned out, so I just went out temping to try different…

Carole Osborne

Tell me a little bit about yourself. What’s your background/career path? I’ve been in the agency world for about 24 years, originally joining an agency at 16 as a YT trainee production assistant.  At that point I’d just left school, with no qualifications and no idea about what I wanted to do, but I quickly…