Multimedia Journalist, Editor
Harriet is the UK's youngest female news and travel multimedia journalist.
Harriet is currently working as editor of the Ski Club of Great Britain's member publications, Ski+board and Elevation.
She has worked in a variety of newsrooms, including STV, Press Association, Metro Radio and Clyde Radio. She has years of experience in broadcast production, having hosted her own show on a variety of community stations, including industry leading Subcity and Newcastle's NE1.fm.
In 2015, Harriet co-founded women’s lifestyle site Two Birds (hellotwobirds.com), a project which she ran for two years – as well as writing articles, Two Birds hosted events, launched a podcast and a YouTube channel.
Harriet's freelance work has been published on leading feminist lifestyle websites, including The Debrief, DRESSR and TYCI.
Harriet graduated in 2015 from University of Glasgow with a masters degree in English Literature, before studying multimedia journalism at Glasgow Caledonian University. She represented at the university at Google conferences (2016) and BBC Radio 1 workshops (2014).
Ski Club of Great Britain
July 2016 - Today
I currently work for Ski Club of Great Britain's publications, as deputy editor of Ski+board (ABC audited 20,000) and editor of Elevation (readership estimated 17,000). My role includes writing, commissioning, sub-editing and production management. Thanks to an overall multimedia approach since I became editor of the online issues, reads on issuu have increased by 450%.
Multimedia Journalism Masters
2015 / 2016
Glasgow Caledonian University
NCTJ and BJTC accredited course, which included extensive training in:
HD-TV digital video camera shooting, writing to picture, digital editing and studio and piece to camera work, building good knowledge of Avid and FinalCut.
News reporting and feature writing.
Online news writing, podcasting and web content management.
Radio interviewing, scripting, digital editing, voice
presentation, studio production.
Sub-editing and print production.
English Literature Masters
2011 / 2016
University of Glasgow
Heavily involved with university media:
Features Editor of G-You magazine.
Host of shows on Subcity Radio.
WORKING WITH ME
"Harriet is like a shaken up can of coke, always fizzing with ideas... Like her writing, she is full of intelligence, compassion, warmth and curiosity."