Bringing brands and organisations to life by creating extraordinary experiences and campaigns.
Louise Dodds is an experienced and award-winning Marketeer and Event Director. She has 15 + years of experience helping rightsholders, governing bodies, organising committees, and iconic brands such as Red Bull, Bacardi, Ray-Ban, Puma and the Cotswolds Distillery to create engaging events and integrated campaigns to grow market share and bring their brand promises to life. As Marketing Manager and Head of Events at Red Bull Louise was responsible for the success of many of the iconic brand projects such as bringing the Red Bull Flugtag and Air Race to London for the first time and launching the Red Bull Soap Box Race in the UK. She gave 'wiiings' to the UK action sports programme taking over city centres and unique venues with innovative BMX, Skateboarding and Snowboarding contests, built the sponsored athlete rostrum and helped to shape their pioneering content marketing output.
After a successful career at Red Bull, Louise moved agency side to leading Sponsorship, PR and Experiential agency Capitalize (now known as Alter), as Associate Director for Experiential. After significantly growing key experiential accounts Louise was promoted to Client Services Director, working across all departments and clients, championing best practice and driving excellence in client servicing. Recognised as one of the experiential industry pioneers, Louise was named by Campaign Magazine in the Experiential Club of leading experts.
Louise currently works for Birmingham 2022, the organising committee for the Commonwealth Games as Head of Event Services and is also a NED of the National Governing Body for Welsh Rowing. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and has a CIM Diploma in Professional Digital Marketing. She lives with her husband and their three children in the Cotswolds, which she loves exploring, especially by bike, SUP and foot!
Some of the Brands and Businesses Louise has worked with
Racing for Change
Berry Bros. & Rudd