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Carly O’Donnell, Press Office Manager – Virgin Atlantic

Carly is Press Office Manager for Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays leading a team of award winning PRs to deliver news, content and creative campaigns for one of the world’s most famous travel firms.

Carly has over ten years’ experience in consumer and corporate PR working at regional, national and international level, and has also represented companies such as easyJet, English Heritage and National Express.

Drawing on her journalist background she’s helped brands achieve worldwide exposure through activity including Shakespearean world record at 38,000ft, a heart shaped flight for Valentine’s Day, and the launch of Stonehenge’s first temporary exhibition. When not creating campaigns she’s also adept at steering the news agenda with experience of financial reporting, crisis management and political lobbying.