Sophie Parkes-Nield is a skilled strategist, marketer and writer, and joined Global Grooves in 2019 from Creative Concern.
At Creative Concern, where she worked for almost eleven years, she led a team of six marketers and managed communications projects and campaigns of all shapes and sizes for a whole host of ethical clients. As such, Sophie is as at home devising campaign strategies and getting stakeholder plans in place as she is rebranding organisations and carrying out complex research projects. Her motivation? Promoting and amplifying the causes and initiatives she believes will inspire others and truly make a difference on the ground.
Sophie is passionate about the power of the arts to make change. As a writer, she co-founded and continues to facilitate community writing group, Mossley Writers; has published two works of non-fiction, and won an award for her fiction writing. She is also a folk music and indie enthusiast, plays the violin and supports other musicians and artists in their communications on a freelance basis.