SHARON WALLACE, Head of Creative Industries Academy, Capital City College Group
Sharon is a former journalist, and the Director and co-founder of ‘Family Focus’ magazine, a news, activity and events publication with a print circulation of over 25,000. She is an entrepreneur, having developed start-ups individually and with others in media production, fashion and education services.
In the education sector, Sharon has developed new curricula, as well as managing certified qualifications for a range of examination boards.
In her current role as Creative Hub lead, Sharon designs and produces short courses to train Londoners for job roles in the creative industries. She works with industry employers, local authorities and community organisations to promote the opportunities and develop routes into work in this vibrant and broad sector.