Craft & Design – Abigail Summerfield
- Role: Shortlister
- Job Title: CEO
- Organisation: The Design Mine, London
- Categories: Craft & Design
- Years: 2017
Abigail is an experienced marketing professional having spent a number of years working with some of the world's largest, most successful blue-chip companies like P&G, Nike, Coca Cola, Unilever and Sony. She has worked in leading brand and advertising agencies like Fitch and Saatchi & Saatchi. And her entrepreneurial spirit led her to found The Design Mine, a triple-award-winning marketplace for textile design. Abigail is a partner in a new London-based branding and advertising consultancy and she is also Course Leader in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at Ravensbourne University. She has a passion for business and for working with young people to help them achieve their ambitions in creative industries.