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As a Public Relations Executive, Journalist and TV Producer, on both sides of the Atlantic, Geraldine has worked at the heart of media relations and corporate communications for over three decades.

She has been head of communications for three of the world's major news organisations, 'CBS,' 'ITN' and 'CNN International' and handled the PR launch of The Economist in the U.S.

At 'CBS News', she led the 'transition, communications-team' during the handover from Walter Cronkite to Dan Rather. Arriving In London she ran the ITN's PR operation, where she was in daily contact with her 3rd Great Anchorman, Sir Alastair Burnet.

She's been Communications Director at the 'Worldwide Fund for Nature' (WWF) and later at 'Turner Broadcasting' in charge of international press relations outside the US. Geraldine is a Media consultant/mentor and media trainer as well as an Associate with Clarity The Writing Experts and Critical Eye.