SPEEDO for The Rowland Company, Saatchi and Saatchi, London, UK // International Event Director // 1998-2000
The Rowland Company (TRC) is the Public Relations arm of the leading global advertising agency Saatchi and Saatchi. During Rachel’s time at TRC major accounts included high profile international brand Speedo.
As a lead in to the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia, Speedo International launched their new technologically advanced ‘Fast Suit’ swimwear to the world press at the FINA World Swimming Championships in Athens resulting in extensive worldwide and Olympic coverage. As Event Director Rachel was responsible for a Product/Press Launch to International Media (40+ countries) and an Entertainment/Hospitality Programme for over 500 participants.