GB: London & Partners appoints new comms team

London & Partners, the Mayor’s official organisation responsible for the promotion of London has appointed two new roles - Tamzen Isacsson as Head of Media and PR and Christina Moreton as Head of External Relations.
The key appointments to the Strategy, Brand and Communications team will drive forward the three-year global strategy for the promotion of London. Building on the successes of 2012, London & Partners aims to reinforce London’s international reputation as the world’s business capital, centre for talent and creativity and as an exciting visitor destination.
Tamzen Isacsson joins the company from Nobel Media, the official media company for the Nobel Foundation based in Stockholm. She is currently Head of Broadcast Media and serves on the management team of the company, which spreads knowledge and interest in the Nobel Prize to a global audience, through digital and broadcast media, publishing and events. Prior to joining Nobel Media in 2008, Isacsson (nee Audas) worked at the BBC for ten years as a journalist, with her last role as Programme Output Editor of the Today programme on Radio 4. She also worked as a senior producer in the BBC Washington bureau, on BBC Radio Five Live and has travelled extensively across the world covering breaking news stories and in depth investigations.
Christina Moreton joins London & Partners from The Foundation, a boutique growth and innovation consultancy. She worked as a senior consultant advising companies such as Tesco, HSBC, O2, M&S and Oxfam on business strategy; understanding what customer’s value and developing new and innovative ways of operating. She has also worked at the Central Office of Information, providing strategic consultancy support to a wide range of government departments and public sector organisations. The scope of her work included stakeholder and employee engagement, communications strategy, branding and customer segmentation.
On 1 April 2011, Mayor of London Boris Johnson launched London & Partners, a new promotional agency for the capital. London & Partners brings together the work of Visit London, Study London and Think London in attracting visitors, students and foreign direct investment to the capital. Visit London Ltd was wound up, see details here.

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