Phil Woodford

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Phil started his career organizing and marketing international conferences for an engineering institute in London, England, before pursuing a career as a copywriter. He became an agency creative director and subsequently embarked on a freelance career, in which he works as a writer, trainer, consultant and lecturer. His current clients are based in the UK, France, Italy and the USA.

  • Honors degree in Sociology from the London School of Economics.
  • Master’s degree with distinction in Occupational & Business Psychology from Kingston University, London.
  • Course Director for the UK Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) since 2006.
  • Member of the Judging Panel for CIM’s Global Marketing Excellence Awards 2023.
  • Professeur Référent at OMNES Education – France’s largest private university network.
  • Former visiting lecturer at University of the Arts London; University of Westminster; Birkbeck College, University of London; and St Mary’s University, London–teaching in a diverse range of areas including advertising, media trends, business writing and presentation skills.
  • Mentor to freelance and in-house copywriters.
  • Co-host of a weekly news review show on Colourful Radio, broadcast from the Africa Centre in London.
  • Trustee of Off The Record, a London-based charity which provides counselling services for young people aged 11 to 24.



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Phil Woodford
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Here Comes the Cavalry, Ltd
160 City Road,
London, United Kingdom, EC1V 2NX