Meet Deborah Collier FRSA
Portman Collier Group’s CEO Deborah Collier is a senior strategic and creative Executive Producer, portfolio Chair & corporate board member. She is a recognized high-impacting business and educational leader with strategic creative and commercial product development oversight experience, and expertise in corporate, business and organisational strategy, digital, digital business, content, audience engagement, commerce, and marketing.
A strategic futurist leader, she has 18-years company director experience, further to a solid foundation from professional to manager level at organisations such as PriceWaterhouseCoopers, J.P. Morgan, Fidelity Investments and Fujitsu, her recent career included delivering strategic advice to leaders and teams at government ministries, Fortune 500 and blue-chip organisations around the globe. In 2016 as a joint CEO / CMO, she was listed in the Richtopia’s ‘Top 100 Most Influential Chief Marketing Officers in the World’ and was recently nominated Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.
An influential figure with a high-profile audience and network of leaders and professionals in academia, business, government, media, entertainment and the arts, Deborah is also a writer and keynote speaker with over 31K twitter followers, specialising in the future, strategy and leadership. She has appeared in the national and international media, has been a columnist for business publications and built a newsletter readership of over 200,000 leaders and professionals in government and industry internationally, using her thought-leadership articles.
With a combined 16-years executive production experience in music and other media, she has overseen production, marketing, monetization and licensing of over 45-hrs of audio, video, animation and interactive visual content, and led development, implementation and integration of platforms for broadcast, subscription and download. As well as current strategic oversight of two exceptional high-end TV series and one large scale film project, portfolio chair and director on boards of over £5-million, Deborah is President and founder of global industry-recognised awarding body and educational publisher ‘Digital Skills Authority’. She also serves on the board of Directors of a leading UK government-funded education management company with it’s subsidiary creative and media college and a charitable foundation. Her experience includes the creation of an online network and content subscription platform of over 100,000 business leaders and professionals and a framework, format and branding for a high-end scalable magazine format TV Series.
Deborah has hosted, delivered talks and awards at a number of educational, business and entertainment events including an outdoor music concert of 3,000+ sponsored by Mazda, an awards ceremony, an event on behalf of the UK government at Madejski stadium, and a talk about content strategy and audience engagement at London Olympia. Operating at board level leading a CXO Conference and Leadership Programs, during the last 20-years her career has included leading training teams and events, training and advising leaders and professionals at leading global brands and organisations around the globe on business strategy, strategic marketing, digital business, content, audience engagement, information strategy, management and delivery, strategic planning and e-commerce. Organisations included Procter & Gamble, Three, House of Fraser, Croatia Airlines, Chapman Entertainment, Warner Music, Historic Scotland, John Lewis, Seagate, Schneider Electric, South African Post Office, Ernst & Young, Mars, Ministry of Education Oman, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and more…
- Read more about Deborah’s multi-industry experience, interests, credentials and skills at: DeborahCollier.com