Author: Sophie Blackmore

Experienced in marketing and PR, Sophie loves connecting with people through strategic communications and is responsible for Governance360’s marketing strategy, brand and content. An advocate of lifelong learning, in late 2020 Sophie completed the Marketing Week Mini MBA with Mark Ritson.

Graduating from Durham University with a BA in Theology, Sophie worked in events and communications, before moving into the events industry. With a sideways move into marketing for a busy agency, she has since gained over 14 years’ experience through a variety of industries and roles. Most recently she spent two years at Queen’s Award for Innovation winner Warwick Music as Marketing Manager before starting her marketing consultancy, Happy Marketer Ltd in 2021 alongside her work at Governance360.

Blog posts by Sophie Blackmore

Serious About Making Music Fun: Joshua MacCleur tests the hyTech

Joshua MacCluer, originally from the U.S.A., has been living in Hong Kong for the last seven years, where he spent six seasons as principal trumpet of the Hong Kong Philharmonic. Now working as his own boss work running Lamma Studios in Hong Kong, Josh does a lot of freelance[...]

Music Garden Celebrates a Year with pBone

In June this year Hainan Music Productions celebrated one year of Music Garden, their non-profit program focused on outreach to under-represented students in Haikou, Hainan Province, China. Matt Waters reflects on their first year...

Youngsters in Leicester form New Brass Band

A group of youngsters in Leicestershire are starting to make a big noise in brass – and we are delighted to be playing our part.

Consett Junior School; Developing the Whole Child

We look at how one primary school in the north-east of England was supported in encouraging even more children to pick up an instrument and make music.