Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Region: Canterbury/Chatham Islands
Vicky Heward standing resized April 2022


Bachelor of Arts (Sociology) Canterbury University

Postgraduate Diploma (Marketing) Massey University

Creative Writing Diploma, NZ Institute of Business Studies

Professional profile

Vicky is a published author with a series of books celebrating historical houses in Canterbury. She has applied her creative and marketing expertise across a range of industries from commercial radio to health and the not-for-profit sector. Vicky was the director and owner of a writing, editing and proofreading business for a number of years.


  • Technical skills – Creative and Plain English writing and editing, video creation and editing, adobe creative suite including photoshop and InDesign.
  • Social skills – relationship building, interviewing, storytelling, brainstorming.

Personal statement

I am a big believer in random acts of kindness. He aroha whakatō, he aroha ka puta mai. If kindness is sown, then kindness is what you shall receive.