With the passionate belief that experience brings the responsibility of sharing knowledge, Victoria Usher, CEO and Founder of GingerMay ' a multi-award winning, international strategic PR and marketing consultancy ' ensures she dedicates 10% of her time to mentorship initiatives. Whether nurturing industry professionals or inspiring future leaders across the business, communications, and technology sectors, Victoria is laser focussed on uplifting others with her experience.
Victoria regularly counsels fast-growth businesses as part of the London Mayor's International Business Programme, London & Partners. Over 100 businesses attend her seminars for advice on all topics, including business management and marketing communications. Victoria also undertakes ongoing, monthly mentoring sessions with individual members starting their careers and leads speed mentoring sessions for groups.
Additionally, when Founder and CEO of the Women in Tech Forum, Angie Vaux wanted to establish the UK's largest technology platform for women in 2019, she consulted Victoria for guidance. Today, the platform empowers women's success in the technology industry and Victoria regularly contributes to its global community. In April 2020, she joined its first virtual conference to advise businesses on leveraging PR for global growth.
Within the advertising industry, Victoria is also a Marketing Committee Member for the International Advertising Association. In 2020, she moderated its virtual PAC event to support and guide future talent. Drawing from a unique cross-section of experience in international PR, marketing communications, and technology, Victoria continuously offers a wealth of expertise to multiple industries.