AUT alumna Tee Twyford has achieved a lot in her few years. From bright-eyed AUT graduate to high-profile editor of NZGirl, social media and digital PR manager at Tommy Hilfiger to senior digital marketing manager at a certain iconic London-based luxury brand which wishes to remain nameless, Twyford knows the ropes of marketing.


AUT’s high-flying alumna and Twitter head of global operations, Kate Taylor, is currently at home with a new baby, so we interrupted the bonding process to get the low down on how she turned a passion for film into a career with social media juggernaut Twitter, the importance of mastering soft skills and how, sometimes, you just have to accept that Thom Yorke is giving you a sign.