Our Job Coaches
Linda LockeJob Coach, Advertising
The name Linda Locke is synonymous with the advertising landscape in Singapore and beyond. With more than 30 years worth of communication experience under her belt, she is a proven award winning creative powerhouse when it comes to bagging medals at One Show, D&AD, Cannes and Clios, a solid strategist and a business transformer for many of her clients.
Many in the advertising industry have either been groomed, spotted or mentored by this exceptional creative leader. She has dedicated countless hours to lifting standards and building the reputation of advertising and has helped in putting Singapore creative on the world stage. I am very happy to work in collaboration with Linda to provide advertising talent with an avenue that will allow them to improve themselves.
Angela KochJob Coach, Strategic Planning
Angela's career has seen her stepping into roles such as Lecturer, Marketing Consultant, Strategic Planner and Innovation Strategist. However, it's within the Advertising world that she has spent the lion's share of her career, with 12 years as strategic planner within Global Advertising Agencies, TBWA, M&C Saatchi and Leo Burnett.
Angela started her planning career with South African hotshop TBWA Hunt Lascaris where she rose to Deputy Head of Planning within 18 months. Other career highlights include launching The Distillery brand consultancy for M&C Saatchi in Asia and taking on the role as Leo Burnett's expert on the Asian female consumer.
Angela is no stranger to the Asian planning scene. Over the past 9 years, her roles have taken her from Johannesburg to Singapore, to Hong Kong and then back to Singapore again.
Most recently, Angela founded the brand and innovations consultancy INVITRO. INVITRO facilitates new brand and product innovation for brands across Asia.
Audrey KuahJob Coach, Communications Planning & Media
In a career journey that has spanned 18+ years, Audrey is adept in both client and agency roles. The ability to wear both hats enables Audrey to provide strategic and effective counsel to a whole host of clients in the technology, financial, telecommunications, FMCG, luxury, travel and hospitality categories.
In an industry characterized by high turnover, Audrey has spent the last decade with media powerhouse, GroupM, and has progressed from a Group Director (Mindshare) to managing an office (MAXUS Singapore) to that of APAC Head of Business Development (MediaCom).
In the last 3 years, a significant amount of time has also been spent developing MediaCom's proprietary global planning discipline and training teams across Asia Pacific in it.