Jennifer Stockton began the road to her impressive career by graduating in 2006 from the University of Central Lancashire with a BA in Business Studies and Marketing. She quickly took up as Bradshaw Ltd’s Marketing Project Coordinator where she was able to utilise her skills by seeking out new business ventures for the company
From there she spent seven years as Events Manager for The Higher Education Company where she was responsible for 550 events per annum, throughout the UK and internationally. Stockton’s most recent appointment was at York St John University where she worked with a range of high profile speakers to boost the institution’s profile and donations through dynamic events and excellence.
Stockton said of her appointment, “Vista works with some of the UK’s biggest brands, from household names to FTSE 100 companies, the breadth of services they deliver to each client is unique. Their services, commitment to CSR and employee development meant they were the only choice".
Vista’s second appointee is Beth Atkinson. Atkinson studied Broadcast Journalism (BA) at the University of Leeds where she graduated in 2007. Since then she has worked for a number of companies, one of which as the UKMU Event Manager at Bupa. Here she pioneered the creation and delivery of the first Bupa Care Home Awards recognition scheme and awards ceremony. This won ‘Awards Scheme of the Year’ at the UK Events Awards 2013. Before arriving at Vista she worked for Morrisons Plc as their Communications Advisor.
Atkinson commented ‘’Vista stood out due to the in-house facilities they have to offer clients, from their creative studio to editing suites. Being exposed to projects from their inception through to completion is a priceless opportunity to learn and grow across the communications sphere. Moreover, their refreshing approach that champions creativity in their communications means that it’s one of the most progressive and influential companies in the industry.”
James Wilkins, Managing Director added, "The appointment of both Jennifer and Beth allows us to continue 2015 as we started, committed to client development and finding the brightest talent for Vista".
Vista has had a strong and progressive start to the year following the agency’s rebrand, a number of new business wins and the appointment of their advisory board