Vikki Chowney takes the lead in digital

Vikki Chowney takes the lead in digital

Vikki Chowney has been named by The Drum magazine as one of the UK's leading women in digital.  Vikki was one of 600 talented women under 30 years of age who were nominated in an online poll. Those with the most votes made it into the top 30 listing. Vikki was interviewed by the magazine and her profile was published in print and online. Here's what she had to say:

Describe your current role in one sentence: I look after community management and influencer relations across the business, as well as best practice around social platforms.

Define your career to date in one sentence: My role at TMW requires me to draw on every bit of experience I've gained from other roles; across PR, journalism, in-house and as a freelancer

What job did you want when you were a child?:
Firstly She-Ra, then a singer.

If you had taken a different career path, what would you be doing?:
I'd probably have become a chef. I still might :)

What is your biggest professional achievement to date?:
I've got a few. Taking part in the very first G20 Voice with Oxfam, launching Reputation Online for Centaur, working as content editor for the Jaguar CX16 launch, setting up a news operation for Econsultancy and being headhunted to spearhead community at TMW.

What would you like to be remembered for, in terms of work?:
Writing without fluff, and building a team that delivers best in class community management.

Who is your female role model in digital?:
Marissa Mayer; a fantastic leader who manages to balance great work with family life.