Jenny Burbage

Presentation skills coach and communications consultant 

 

Jenny Burbage is a coach and communications specialist with over twenty years’ experience across the film, television and visual effects industry.

 

Jenny is passionate about helping people communicate with impact, confidence and integrity – whether preparing for a presentation, a media interview or an industry talk. Jenny splits her time between delivering presentation skills workshops and individual coaching; with her work as a PR and communications consultant for the VFX and kids TV sector.

 

She has worked with visual effects studio Milk Visual Effects since its launch in 2013 and TV and post-production companies such as Nickelodeon Consumer Products, Disney Channels, the MOJO music awards and the Royal Television Society. Jenny lead the corporate communications team at Disney owned pan-European TV network Jetix Europe for five years.

 

She began her PR career at the Jim Henson Company where she spent four years working with the visual effects geniuses at Jim Henson’s Creature Shop and brands such as pre-school hit Bear in the Big Blue House and The Muppets. Prior to this she taught English with business communications skills in boardrooms and classrooms in Milan, Italy, later transitioning to the TV production sector at a Milan based commercials production company.

 

In her various roles Jenny has worked with author Neil Gaiman, Kermit the Frog and Kylie, Oscar winning VFX Supervisor Sara Bennett, as well as handling financial results, trade shows such as Siggraph, MIPTV, Brand Licensing Europe, and kids consumer events. Jenny speaks fluent French and Italian.