Emily is CPJ Field’s Marketing and Community Director, having joined her two brothers to work for the family business in 2009.
With an overall responsibility for marketing and communications across all 12 of CPJ Field’s trading businesses, Emily manages the strategic direction of the digital marketing and PR functions.
Having pursued her own career as a director at a leading consumer PR agency, Shine Communications, she spent over 8 years managing a broad portfolio of campaign award winning clients worth over £1million across FMCG, luxury lifestyle, public sector and drinks including Bombay Sapphire, Walls, Heinz, Peroni and more. Emily has brought both creative and strategic expertise to the business, and latterly has developed the businesses community engagement programme and colleague wellbeing, heading up the people team.
Emily balances working for the family business part-time with her family commitments. When she’s not playing mummy taxi, her love of dance and the arts is how she relaxes, with trips to the ballet and theatre with family and friends. Having spent her early 20s serving in the Army Reserve as part of London’s Honourable Artillery Company, Emily maintains her fitness in and outside the gym and loves time spent in the great outdoors.
Tiggy, the family dog is now Tiggy the CPJ dog and is a much-loved office companion, who keeps morale and fitness levels of colleagues in the head office high. In school holidays, Emily’s two daughters are regular fixtures in the office, showing off their latest baking exploits!