The World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) has appointed Angela Howarth as their new director of marketing and communications.
Howarth is a strategic marketing and communications professional, with almost 20 years’ experience. Previously, she was head of communications for Climate-KIC, the EU’s pubic private partnership working on climate action, and Future Cities Catapult, the global innovation centre. As a consultant, she has worked with UNICEF, the British Council, UK Sport and Mind, the mental health charity on international and national campaigns. Her campaigns have received numerous awards, such as the Climathon, a global hackathon for Climate-KIC, a climate change strategy consultation for the Greater London Authority and a travel safety campaign for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office. She is also a UK Ambassador for the European Association of Communication Directors.
In this role, she is responsible for leading all WorldGBC's external marketing and communications, including the annual World Green Building Week and WorldGBC Congress.
WorldGBC is a non-profit organisation and global network of national Green Building Councils. It has member councils in over 70 countries worldwide, which collectively have 49,000 members.