Having worked in the music and events industry for over 20 years as an artist, writer, featuring vocalist and support act, Andrea Britton has performed on some of the worlds biggest stages, toured and shared stages with the likes of Kylie, Kelly Rowland, Moloko, Damian Rice, Amy Winehouse, The Foundations, Beverley Knight and Faithless.
Andrea ran a successful bar, restaurant and live music venue and created and managed an events company that operated six notable venues in South East London, handling all aspects of event planning and management, from client liaison to marketing and running the floor. Andrea also helps out in the family business Absolute Party Cruises on the River Thames. The MV Royalty, an events and party boat is one of the oldest in London today and has been lovingly renovated.
Andrea’s love of digital marketing began in the 90s with her first jobs at National Magazine House and VNU Business Publications. At the turn of the social media age, she founded of Online PR UK offering branding, digital marketing, online pr & social media solutions to friends, small businesses, startups, restaurants and bars. In the first 12 months the blog, attracted over 10,000 followers. She publishes regular client Press Releases and is also regularly asked to write reviews for products, bars and restaurants.
She released her book; “One Giant Leap Into Social Media Marketing” in 2012. Andrea holds a regular #digitalclinic for small businesses to improve their online efforts and is a speaker at The Digital Marketing Show, Excel, London.