Alumni Talks 2017
Fashion Media + Promotion gathered together all FMP students and Alumni for a friendly and informative Alumni Day at UCA Rochester, where an impressive array of graduates gave short talks, Q&A and advice on life after graduation from the insider’s view of the dynamic Fashion Industry. Talks covered; working in PR and marketing, networking, the workplace, refections on Final Major Projects, making the most of Year 2 placements, contacting the workplace and informal, round-table open-questions.
Heading-up all social and social media activity at Oakley EMEA
Blane discussed his career route into the creative industries, promoting his skills in digital media.
Founder and Director of ‘Pepper Your Talk’
Dior discussed running her own business and the importance of networking.
TV Stylist at QVC
Laura took us through her journey from graduating in June 2017 to working as a TV Stylist. Laura also offered advice and tips on securing a placement and how to complete a successful Final Major Project.
MA in Culture, Criticism and Curation at CSM
Avril discussed her graduation choices which led from a BA to a Masters. Avril also offered advice and tips on securing a placement abroad and how to complete a successful Final Major Project.
Carrie discussed her choices which led to applying for, and accepting a job offer in PR in London. Carrie also offered advice and tips on securing a placement and how to complete a successful Final Major Project.