Marketing Consultant

Freelance communications services for the Creative Industries

Sarah Vining is a Wales/Cardiff-based marketing consultant, Chartered Marketer and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. She has over twenty years of marketing and management experience across the cultural sectors and creative industries. Sarah speaks Welsh fluently, and her strengths lie in strategic online and offline marketing for visitor centres, tourism attractions, festivals and museums, and across the STEM engagement industry.

She was appointed as Marketing and Communications Project Manager for Roald Dahl’s City of the Unexpected, a major outdoor event held across Cardiff City Centre in September 2016 and as Project Manager and Tourism Consultant for Land of Legends, for Literature Wales. More recently she has organised the Wales Drama Awards for BBC Wales and National Theatre Wales; and the Wales Book of the Year 2017.

She has a BA and MSc in Marketing, the Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Diploma and a CAM Diploma in Digital Marketing. Pragmatic and easy-going, Sarah will bring bags of enthusiasm and energy to your project. Don’t hire full time when you can pay for marketing services as and when you need them.

“Sarah is an excellent asset to any business. We were absolutely delighted with her work. She is extremely knowledgeable and skilful in several fields including marketing, audience research, digital platforms and PR. Sarah is also very well connected across the tourism, arts and heritage sectors in Wales, and understands how these industries work. Sarah gets things done quickly and to target- she adds value to everything asked of her, consistently exceeding expectations. She is a people person, likeable and a very strong communicator who is sensitive to how to get the right results from others.” – Dr Bronwen Price, Literature Wales (2017)

See more testimonials from current and past clients on the Testimonials page. You can follow Sarah Vining on Twitter @MarketingMam or connect on LinkedIn.