With 27 years' experience in PR in the UK and overseas, Zoe has an unrivalled network of contacts at the highest levels in the media, the private and public sectors in Scotland.
Following her early career in international marketing in Paris and her role as Public Affairs Manager for Aberdeen Chamberof Commerce, Zoe joined Alex Barr and Neil Gibson to set up The BIG Partnership in 2000.
In 15 years, BIG has become the largest and most highly regarded independent PR agency in the UK (outwith London). With a turnover of almost £8 million and 110 staff, BIG handles communications for some of Scotland's and the UK's most influential businesses. The company is one of only four agencies on the Scottish Government's marketing framework.
Over the years Zoe has handled public relations campaigns for a range of high profile organisations and individuals. Her experience in the energy sector is extensive.
A former director of Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce and Aberdeen Enterprise Trust, Zoe is a Burgess of the City of Aberdeen.
Zoe is married to William and has a daughter, Francesca.
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