Bridget has worked in communications and wider marketing roles across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors for more than 20 years.
Her roles have included a management position in the Capital Development Agency of the Wellington City Council, Chief of Staff to the Minister of Sport, Tourism, and Housing, Executive Director of a lobby organisation in Washington D.C., Senior Account Director for an international PR firm, and General Manager of corporate affairs for Carter Holt Harvey. In 2005, Bridget established a communication company with clients ranging from a national conservation trust, an international sporting celebrity, and a range of government departments. In 2008 Bridget went into partnership to form Silvereye Communications.
As Corporate Communications Manager for Shell New Zealand, Bridget will be responsible for the overall reputation management, such as proactive stakeholder engagement, issue/crisis management, campaign and social investment.
Bridget will officially commence with Shell on 6 May, and will be based in Wellington.
Brendon Burns, Acting Corporate Communications Manager – (04) 4714514, (027) 431 1240