10 Minutes with Alice Jefferys - our brand new Digital Account Manager

Team KVA has grown once again. As tradition upholds, that means we get to sit down with the new recruits and ask them a bunch of questions. Enjoy!

 

So, welcome Alice! How did you find your first day?

Overwhelming, funny and impressive. The KVA team really know their stuff!

 

Tell us a bit about your background…

I started my career in production in the Music, TV and Live Entertainment industries; both running around back stage and in the office. I was that person at a festival in the wellies, hi vis with a clipboard standing at the side of the stage, looking very tired and sunburnt! From then I went into logistics and distribution in John Lewis, which was a lot less creative and a lot more strategic.

 

What do you know about KVA Digital so far?

That they are a completely different kettle of fish to the other digital agencies out there. This fact alone is going to stand them serious stead in the future.

 

What is your role at KVA Digital?

Digital Account Manager

 

What are you most looking forward to achieving?

Understanding all of our services throughout and pitching those to the clients

 

Are they any areas in particular you are hoping to get involved with?

I’m just really excited to learn and be a part of the family!

 

Who would be your ideal client to work for?

Robin Williams

 

Now for the important questions…

 

Describe yourself in three words?

Wild, loyal and Kind

 

What is your favourite meal?

Parma ham and fig salad with loads of parmesan 

 

Are you an Apple or an Android fan?

Hands down, Apple

 

What is your favourite song at the moment?

Despacito – Justin Beiber Remix

 

What is the first thing you do when you wake up/start your day?

Roll around like a smelly little hamster and then force myself up and onto the cross trainer for 20 minutes

 

What are your pet hates?

Arrogance, lack of manners and people acting like they’re better than others. Oh and people hogging the middle lane on the motorway!

 

What is the best advice you have ever been given?

“You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.” So basically, don’t change for anyone.

 

What is the worst advice you have ever been given?

If you ever want something, just shout really loud about it and you’ll get what you want” By an ex-boss actually!

 

What is the craziest thing you’ve ever done?

In 2012, whilst on tour with Blur in Sweden, someone dared me from side stage to stage dive into a crowd of random people. It was actually terrifying! But I did it and came out without any serious injuries and all of my limbs intact!

 

Your life would be meaningless without…  

Really good food

 

What's your life motto?

“Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.”
Oscar Wilde

 

If a genie gave you a wish what would you wish for?

An unlimited fantastic memory! (Mine is appalling)

 

Could you live without your mobile phone?

Very probably, but not without my cat