Kerrin Tessendorf

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Managing Director
Bespoke Strategic Communications

Kerrin has qualifications and extensive experience in both the marketing and PR/communications industries. After completing a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Film and Media Studies at the University of Cape Town (UCT), Kerrin began working while studying public relations part-time. She went on to complete a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management at UCT.

Kerrin joined a large bridal company as Marketing Co-ordinator, following which she was appointed by the House of Busby as their Public Relations Manager. In this position, she managed the PR of international fashion brands - including Aldo, Call It Spring, GUESS, Kipling, Mango, Nine West, Steve Madden, Topshop, Topman and Tumi - as well as the local brands of Busby Leather, Frasers and Travelite. Kerrin joined Bespoke Strategic Communications in 2015 as an Account Director, responsible for the management of key agency accounts. In March 2018, she assumed ownership of the agency and is currently Managing Director.