Candice started her career as a journalist where she was the regular theatre critic. Her first PR and marketing role was with an agency in Birmingham, before joining Malvern Theatres as Press and Marketing Officer in 2007. From there she moved to Cheltenham Festivals as Press and Communications Manager, where she worked closely with media partners such as Radio Two and The Times, as well as corporate partners such as Waitrose and EDF Energy. She subsequently set up her own PR company and began working with third sector organisations such as Hay Festival, Gloucester History Festival and Malvern Theatres. Candice has a Master’s degree in Literature and Art from Oxford University and a professional journalism qualification.