Spacex welcomes Claire Bryson to the Board of Trustees 

Claire_Bryson_DSC04590Appointed in December 2016, Claire Bryson (née Bryden) joins Spacex as a member of the Board and will advise on digital marketing and audience development. Claire, who has been working in the area of marketing for over 10 years, returns to Spacex in this new capacity having carried out a digital media internship earlier in her career.

Claire said “My internship with Spacex was one of my first roles in digital marketing and helped me get into the specialist field. For me this links to a bigger story of how Spacex supports early career arts professionals and young people gain experience in the arts. It is a great chance for me to support and give back to Spacex and young people coming into the field today.”

Claire is the National Trust’s digital marketing consultant in the South West. Her role covers one of the largest regions in the country – from Land’s End to Poole and as far north as the Cotswolds. Setting the direction for digital campaigns across the SouthWest as well as being called on for advice from over 150 places and properties, Claire is part of the South West Digital Advisory Board for Heritage Organisations. With its core purpose to share knowledge in the sector and to collaborate.

Mark Waugh and Dom Jinks welcome Claire’s appointment saying
“Claire’s knowledge and experience in digital marketing is an excellent asset to the already diverse skill-set of the Board of Trustees and the ambitions of the organisation going forward. On behalf of everyone of the Board and the staff we would like to welcome Claire.”

Claire has already been instrumental in the development of a new digital marketing strategy and in the implementation of a new website development project which Spacex will be launching later this year. This development will offer greater accessibility and transparency in the organisations governance and open approach to partnership and collaboration. Find out more from Spacex’s website and follow them on social media.

For find out more about Spacex, their upcoming programme and more please visit www.spacex.org.uk

For more information and high res images please contact martyn@spacex.org.uk

Notes to Editor
Spacex enables access to contemporary visual art in the South West via a programme of projects and events. The organisation works with artists to realise ambitions, pursue new directions and take risks. Through investment in artists at a critical stage in their career, Spacex progresses emerging talent. As an educational charity Spacex has an excellent record of delivering innovative and accessible learning projects.

Claire Bryson (née Bryden) was appointed December 2016. Specialist Knowledge: Digital & Marketing. Claire is a digital marketing specialist who has worked for a variety of cultural organisations in London and the South West. She is currently working for The National Trust as Digital Marketing Communications Consultant South West. Claire completed a marketing internship at Spacex at an early stage in her career and she is keen to support Spacex to develop a Digital Strategy. www.twitter.com/shinyshoeclaire