With a background in communications and events, Debra brings over 35 years’ experience to her role as communications and events director. After an award-winning career with Grass Roots, P&MM, Zibrant, MCM and Aspect, in senior leadership roles, she now runs her own performance communications consultancy, All Bright Communications, working across a wide range of accounts and industries and partnering with complementary preferred partners. She focuses on translating business strategy and key messages into relevant engaging and inspiring communications content for Events, B2B Marketing, Video and Internal Communications. In the past 5 years she has developed and delivered projects for brands such as BP, Danone, Regus, Samsung, EBTM and Virgin Active.
Debra has always championed women in business since the beginning of her career and has worked tirelessly to support and mentor many young women in her sphere within the communications industry – many of whom have gone onto to enjoying very rewarding and successful careers. She admires Fay Sharpe and the stellar work she has done within the events industry and considers it a great honour to have the opportunity to be a Fast Forward 15 mentor for a second time in 2020.