Team GB Social Media Director set to give Guest Lecture

Team GB Social Media Director, Charlotte Males will be on campus tomorrow to discuss the social media strategy of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with Sport Business students.

Team GB Social Media Director, Charlotte Males will be on campus tomorrow to discuss the social media strategy of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with Sport Business students.

Charlotte Males started her Marketing career as an intern at Sports Networker and WePlay, before leading the Marketing for the Global Sports Symposium and then moving on to Team GB.

Prior to leading the Team GB campaign in Rio, Charlotte lead the social media for two Youth Olympic Games and the European Games in Baku 2015.

Charlotte's aim for Team GB on social media is to encourage and inspire the nation to get behind the team. But also, to inspire the nation to go out and achieve their own goals, no matter how big or small.

Team GB also have a charity sector called Get Set, which supports schools and local communities to create projects and help improve their local communities.

The talk will take place on Thursday, 3 November from 9:00am-10:30am in the large theatre, LT01.

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