Amy Lockhart has recently graduated from the University of Sunderland with a BA (Hons) 2:1 degree in Public Relations. She has successfully passed modules in PR Theory and Practice, Advanced PR, PR for Non-Commercial Organisations, PR and Marketing, Advertising and Social Media.
Amy began writing this blog as a way of showcasing her views on PR and the topics she was learning in University. Now, it allows Amy to comment on the things she is learning about in the early stages of her PR career.
Whilst at university, Amy took part in a voluntary apprenticeship scheme with PR agency OPR. Here, Amy was able to gain experience of agency life, putting into practice some of the theory learnt at university. Amy has also spent time working with Newcastle United Foundation where she helped with creating and increasing the charity’s online profile as well as writing article’s for local press promoting the charity and the work it did. Amy was also given the task of writing a piece for the NUFC 2012 annual which was published in October 2011.
Amy recently began her PR career as a PR and Marketing Executive for creative agency, The Works.
Amy can be contacted in the following ways:
LinkedIn: Amy Lockhart