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Emma Reeves

Executive Director, Free The Bid

Emma Reeves has an extensive background as a Creative Strategist working across all aspects of cultural communication and new media in the print, digital and live space. 

In 1996, Emma joined Gorgeous Enterprises, where she worked til 1999 with the likes of Frank Budgen and Chris Palmer on their multi-award winning seminal work for Playstation and Guinness, among others.

After Gorgeous, Emma joined Jefferson Hack at the Dazed Group in London from 1999 until 2007 working as photo director for Dazed she also helped found Another Magazine and Another Man. Emma then moved to New York to oversee the branding agency Li, Inc working with Patrick Li for three years prior to moving to LA in 2012.

In 2012, Emma became the Creative Director of the highly influential YouTube original content initiative  MOCAtv, funded by Google. Whilst at MOCA, Emma programmed and oversaw production on the game-changing, interdisciplinary cultural event Step and Repeat in 2014 and 2015.

Since January 2017, Emma has served as Executive Director of Free the Bid, a 501c3 non-profit initiative advocating on behalf of women filmmakers for equal hiring consideration in advertising, film, television and media.