Course Director in MA Media and Cultural Studies
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Annette Naudin is Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural entrepreneurship and is an Enterprise Education fellow of the National Centre for Graduate Entrepreneurship.
Annette has had a leading role exploring enterprise education for the media and creative industries for various EU funded projects at Birmingham City University. She has run creative enterprise conferences, published and presented on the subject.Annette is a member of the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research (BCMCR) which undertakes research in the domains of Creative Economy and Cultural Policy, Screen Cultures and Interactive Cultures. Annette is External Examiner for a suite of MSc Creative Entrepreneurship courses at De Montfort University.
Annette developed her entrepreneurial experience by setting up and running her own successful textile business, supplying outlets such as Liberty, Harrods and exporting to Japan, USA and Europe. Developing expertise in the creative industries and enterprise, she then worked as a consultant with clients including local authorities and Arts Council England. Annette supports social entrepreneurs as a mentor for UnLtd, the social entrepreneurship foundation, and is acting chair of The Old Print Works, a co-working space based in Balsall Heath.