Rebecca Schmidt

2V8A0179front of house and marketing manager

Which five words best describe you?
Practical, Driven, Enthusiastic, Happy, Caring

How did you get your career start and what path have you taken since?

After high school, I studied management at Waikato University, and within my first year, I was hooked on marketing. I love how it combined my passion for business while still having a creative aspect. I took a specific interest in digital marketing, and whilst studying, I worked in two other service industries managing their social media marketing. I hope to expand my knowledge of anything digital marketing related while at Common Thread.

What’s the best lesson you’ve learnt along the way?
Being happy is a choice – one you can make every morning.

What’s your proudest career achievement?

Completed my degree in Business Management majoring in HR & Marketing

What are you passionate about?

People, I thrive in social environments and love meeting people from a range of backgrounds.

What are you reading/listening/watching?

I read the newspaper, listen to John Mayer and watch “Friends”.