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elliott bledsoe
Works at Queensland Writers Centre
Attended Griffith University
Lives in Sydney, Australia
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Google's new logo drops serifs. Feels a bit #ComicSans to me

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We’ve changed a lot over the last 17 years, and today we’re changing things up again... g.co/evolve
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Turns out going to libraries to make out between the bookshelves is still a thing...
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What the actual fuck is going on here?! w/ +Katherine Quigley​
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Sexpo Australia followed me on +Twitter#achievementunlocked
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The unquestionable and prosaic power of a text message exchange with +Alex Parker!
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My unofficial role as city information customer service continues – third time this week I have been asked for directions #tourguidebarbie
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There are so many weird and wonderful +CASIO​ watches from the #90s and #naughties! I desperately want to see this exhibition!

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The Apple Watch has been out for over two months now, and other modern smartwatches well before that. It’s no longer the stuff of sci-fi to consider using your watch to play music, control your TV,...
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Went to the post office to pick up a parcel this morning. Didn't expect to get my Pebble watch so soon! #wearable #smartwatch #geeklyfe
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Occupation
Digital communications specalist
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Digital asset management (websites, apps, EDMs); social asset management (social media platforms and other social technologies); digital marketing (designing collateral, designing and managing campaigns); data and information management (website analytics, social analytics); data analysis (analysing what those analytics actually say); and rights management (copyright, licensing frameworks, input and output arrangements, Creative Commons, open source).
Employment
  • Queensland Writers Centre
    Marketing and Communications Manager, 2015 - present
  • Regional Arts Victoria
    Geek in Residence, 2014 - present
  • Regional Arts Australia
    National Digital Arts Platform Producer, 2014 - present
  • Freelance
    Digital Producer, 2013 - present
    I am working with a number of clients in the arts and other sectors at the moment, but I am always on the look out for project worth supporting. If you have something rad you want to talk to me about, get in touch! For more about my freelance work see http://elliottbledsoe.com/about/elliott/curriculum-vitae#freelance-digital-producer.
  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation
    Acting Marketing Manager, ABC RN and ABC Jazz, 2013 - 2014
    I was engaged on a fixed-term contract to fill in for the Marketing Manager. I was responsible for marketing and brand management; policy and strategic development; partnership management; and financial and administrative management. For more about this position see http://elliottbledsoe.com/about/elliott/curriculum-vitae#australian-broadcasting-corporation.
  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation
    Acting Marketing Coordinator, ABC RN and ABC Jazz, 2013 - 2013
    I was engaged on a fixed-term contract to fill in for the Marketing Coordinator. I was responsible for social management; and content management. For more about this position see http://elliottbledsoe.com/about/elliott/curriculum-vitae#australian-broadcasting-corporation.
  • Australia Council for the Arts
    Digital Content Officer, 2011 - 2013
    The Digital Content Officer was a new position at the Australia Council for the Arts. The role was designed to implement a strategy for the managing Council’s digital platforms and social media activities. Responsibilities of the role included: social management; digital management; content management; project management; policy and strategic development; public speaking; and training and support. For more about this position see http://elliottbledsoe.com/about/elliott/curriculum-vitae#australia-council-for-the-arts.
  • Creative Commons Australia
    Project Officer, 20014 - 2011
    Creative Commons Australia had a very small team. As such, my responsibilities were very diverse. They included: Outreach and advocacy; client support; events management; social management; digital management; design; research; and volunteers management. Creative Commons is an international non-profit organisation that provides free licences and tools that copyright owners can use to allow others to share, reuse and remix their material, legally. Creative Commons Australia is the affiliate that supports Creative Commons in Australia and administers the Australian Creative Commons licences. Creative Commons Australia was a research project of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation (CCi). For more about this position, and my corresponding position at the Centre for Creative Industries and Innovation, see http://elliottbledsoe.com/about/elliott/curriculum-vitae/#queensland-university-of-technology.
  • ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
    Senior Research Assistant, 2004 - 2011
    CCi was a cross-disciplinary research centre focused on the role the creative industries and their contributing disciplines make to a more dynamic and inclusive innovation system and society. It was an internationally focused centre embracing both theoretical and applied research in the areas of media, cultural and communication studies; law; education; economics; business; and information technology. For more about this position, and my corresponding position at the Creative Commons Australia, see http://elliottbledsoe.com/about/elliott/curriculum-vitae/#queensland-university-of-technology.
  • Right Angle Studio
    Editor, Four Thousand, 2007 - 2008
    I was the founding Editor of the Brisbane masthead of The Thousands, a weekly snapshot of hyperlocal music, film, arts and shopping content delivered by email and published online. Responsibilities of the role included: editorial and content management; partnership management; social management; and events management. For more about this position see http://elliottbledsoe.com/about/elliott/curriculum-vitae#right-angle-studio.
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Introduction
Currently I am the Marketing and Communications Manager at the Queensland Writers Centre.

Still doing a little freelance work, . I mainly work with arts, cultural and community clients. I will always try to help out interesting projects, so if you have one get in touch!

Recently I have been Digital Producer at Regional Arts Australia and Acting Marketing Manager of ABC RN. Before going freelance I was the Digital Content Officer at the Australia Council for the Arts (August 2011–June 2013) and the Project Officer at Creative Commons Australia and a Senior Research Assistant at the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation.

Writer, ranter, gin drinker.
Education
  • Griffith University
    Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Arts
  • Griffith University
    Masters of Arts (Cultural Leadership)
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Engadget - Android Apps on Google Play
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Engadget is your ultimate destination for reviews, news and research from the world of consumer electronics. Our team of expert editors and

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The Verge was founded in 2011 in partnership with Vox Media, and covers the intersection of technology, science, art, and culture. Its missi

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Gizmodo is a web magazine dedicated to everything related to gadgets, gizmos, and cutting-edge consumer electronics. Technologies that chang

Solve for X – Play Newsstand on Google Play
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A forum to encourage and amplify technology-based moonshot thinking and teamwork.

Lifehacker Australia – Play Newsstand on Google Play
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Part technology guide, part productivity tool, Lifehacker helps you organise your workday and maximise your playtime. We provide tips for te

Kotaku Australia – Play Newsstand on Google Play
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At Kotaku Australia, we’re carefully trying to build a reputation for creating the strongest, most engaging content surrounding games and ga

Google Travel
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Dream>Click>Plan>Pack>Go>Share. Repeat.

Policy By the Numbers
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Data for policymaking from Google and friends

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Sharing news and tips from the Gmail team and friends

Google
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News and updates on Google's products, technology and more

Google+ Developers
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Google+ platform news, updates, community, and more

Google Webmasters
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Helping webmasters create great sites.

Google Maps
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Know, share, and map your world.

Google for Work
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The best of Google, now for Work.

Google for Nonprofits
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Think vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, low-carb Grease. (Actually the Tiki decor is more like Grease 2, which was better than Grease anyway!)
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Wander the aisles for the things you need and the things you need to try. Look out for Silver Queen dark chocolate with cashews and orange peel, the beer fridge and the assortment of tropical fruits!
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Finding good food in Kings Cross and Potts Point is difficult. Finding good coffee is much harder. When Glider opened that got a lot easier. The breakfast menu features much you would expect, but there are a few Glider-specific items worth exploring. Try the banana, peanut butter and blue gum honey toast or the sticky rice with honeydew and mango. Declaring itself an espresso bar and an Asian eat house, not only will you get a great coffee, there's an exciting contemporary Asian menu to dine from. Come lunch you can get banana blossoms and duck salad, green papaya and prawn salad or a 'glider' burger of Peking duck on brioche. Get in early if you want one of their duck rice paper rolls, they go quick!
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