Remi Morrison, Red Cactus Media, Director/ Creatve Producer
Where did you go to school? Kent - Holmewood House, Kings Canterbury
and Westminster College
What path did you take to get to your current positon? Worked
in PR/ Entertainment, Uni (finished film degree for family late as a
mature student) then started my own business
What subjects did you study? Film, Media and Psychology, Drama. Latn, Spanish, French,
Science, Maths
How many jobs have you had, and can you name them? lot as I was a contractor for a
What school subjects link to your career? Film/Media studies, Psychology, Drama, lan-
guages, any subject that teaches you to talk to people
typical day in your current role looks like: Emails, organising filming, networking, client
meetngs, then potentally filming and editng, sales and outreach.
What skills do you use daily, that you learnt at school? Communicaton, learning to organ-
ise, learning to be strategic, learning to film, computer skills
What is the number #1 piece of advice you’ve been given that helped you with your
career choice? Whatever you do make your you love it as you will be doing it or 7 hours a
day. Or if it doesn’t work pick something else as it’s never too late to start anything.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years? Having a bigger company and talking more holidays
What is the average salary for this role? £20,000 - £80,000
If you could have done anything differently on your career journey, what would it be? No
as everything works out as it should be
Why do you love your job?
I love my job as it is my passion and I constantly learn which is a big
driver for me as in life you should be learning all the tme͘ I also get to
use skills that I have gathered in my life͘