Founder and managing director Wyn Jenkins launched Seren Global Media
six years ago after a long career in journalism spanning London and
Wales. After starting his career as a graduate trainee with financial
publishing company Euromoney in London, he went onto edit many
publications covering everything from hedge funds to insurance to Welsh
business. His vision was to launch an agency based around delivering
high-quality content to clients that could be used across multiple
platforms in a rapidly changing media landscape. Wyn studied at Exeter
University and the University of New South Wales, Australia. Outside
work, he likes running, skiing, diving and surfing whenever and wherever
he gets the chance.
With over three years’ experience in the role, Chloe is one of the
team’s PR Account Managers. She studied a degree in Media,
Communications and PR in her hometown of Swansea, during which time she
carried out several long-term internships and later worked with bloggers
and social influencers organising advertising and events. Chloe
specialises in a wide variety of areas including client communications,
website and event management, social media and press releases. In her
spare time you’ll likely find her working on developing property -
otherwise she’ll be enjoying herself at a concert or experiencing the
Swansea landscape on a long walk.
Olivia works as an account manager on the PR side of Seren Global Media. She studied American Studies in Swansea University spending a year studying at the University of South Carolina as part of this course.
After she finished her undergraduate degree, Olivia stayed at Swansea University to complete a Master’s Degree in International Journalism. During this time, she interned at Seren Global Media and quickly became a much-valued part of the team.
In her spare time, Olivia enjoys running and going on walks with her boyfriend and his border collie, Oscar. She is originally from the East of England but is now settled in the Neath Valley.
A North Walian, Elis made the move down south to study Journalism,
Media and Cultural Studies in Cardiff University. He has experience as a
marketing executive for a start-up company and freelanced for the
British council where he created video content for their ‘Languages for
the Future’ series. While studying at university, he was also an editor
for the university magazine Quench. At Seren Global Media, Elis writes
content and finds press opportunities for his clients, as well as
finding new clients and contacting journalists. Elis still creates video
content, running his own YouTube account, but you’ll also find him
blogging or playing video games in his free time.
Angharad Davies graduated from Swansea University with a Bachelor’s
Degree in History in 2010. After working as a teaching assistant for two
years, she travelled through Asia and Australia for 18 months before
joining Seren Global Media in 2013. She now splits her time between
offices in Swansea and London, working closely with clients including
Newton Media and Reach Plc to produce and deliver qualitative features,
projects and reports for their publications. In her spare time, she
likes to explore and visit new destinations worldwide.
Originally from Swindon, Andrea moved to Swansea to pursue a degree
in Fine Arts. She has previous experience working for the South Wales
Evening Post and in digital advertising for Newton Media before settling
into her current role as communications executive. She’s responsible
for issuing press releases, managing social media and blog uploads,
monitoring media and general admin. Andrea’s fine art background gives
her a creative edge, organising design and photography for clients.
There’s always something tasty in the fridge as Andrea loves to cook, as
well as designing her own clothes and working on original art.
Swansea local Pat is a production manager for the Newton team. Before
joining the team, Pat had 27 years’ experience as an editorial services
manager in the South Wales Evening Post where she was the head of the
team. As production manager, she is responsible for collecting adverts
that appear in the magazine, communicating with clients and general
admin work. With a passionate interest in keeping the history of Swansea
alive, she runs a Facebook page where she shares nostalgic photographs
of the city. When she’s not updating her Facebook page, she regularly
goes to gigs and she loves to read a good book while she’s travelling.
Digital advertising executive Melissa has a degree in Media
Production and Technology from the University of Essex. Originally from
London, she has experience in a variety of areas including being an
event organiser, print production manager and project manager and
coordinator. Melissa looks after digital advertising on the website,
uploads news stories and features and creates and distributes
newsletters. When she’s not busy at work you might spot her at the
theatre, or spending time with her family and singing along to the
Aditi has been working in the media industry since 2011. After completing a postgraduate degree in journalism, she has held a variety of editorial roles at PRNewswire, MSN and International Business Times. As a digital editor at Seren’s client Newton Media, her responsibilities include writing and reporting on the latest news, creating content that drives better web traffic, and managing the website. When not glued to the screen, she can be found on long bike rides along the canals and wandering in the woods.
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Solomon Teague was born in London and spent a happy childhood dreaming of growing up to be a writer. He studied history at Manchester University, and after graduating decided to delay growing up a bit longer by going travelling around Australia and southeast Asia. After returning to London he finally found his calling as a financial journalist in 2003. Over the years he has written about a broad range of subjects, including hedge funds, banking and technology, for Incisive Media and Thomson Reuters, and as a freelance. He joined Seren in 2019 to work closely with our London clients producing content on the insurance industry. He lives in Cardiff with his wife, two children and dog.
Born in March 2015, Jonjo has been part of the Seren Global Media
team his whole life. He studied human relations in his hometown of
Swansea. Jonjo specialises in a wide variety of areas including
demolishing leftovers, receiving belly rubs and bringing you his lead.
Alongside his role as chief canine officer, Jonjo is a keen ladies man
who spends his time socialising, taking long walks on the beach and
rescuing sticks from strong currents!