Belinda Henley has worked as a journalist for more than 20 years. She began her career as a general reporter for 3 News, New Zealand before working around the world for broadcasters including Reuters, Associated Press, BBC, CNN and Al Jazeera. Most recently she worked as the producer of and reporter for 60 Minutes and headed up new video initiatives for NZME.
Belinda has also headed up global PR campaigns and conducted media and presentation training sessions with a wide variety of individuals and businesses including politicians, sportspeople, charities and CEOs. Belinda is well equipped to advise businesses on PR and Communications, and to facilitate effective and powerful key messaging.
A skilled communicator, she can help business owners and their teams upskill when it comes to presentations, sales pitches and sharing key messages internally or externally. Belinda is also an experienced ‘digital storyteller’ able to work with clients on best ways to tell the story of their business and brand in a creative and engaging visual (or written) way.
Areas of expertise
• Communications (internal and external)
• Media and presentation training
• Digital storytelling and content creation (written and video)
• Public relations strategy and implementation
• Key message development
• The Collective
• Hastings District Council
• Rhythm and Vines
• First Light Foods
• Lion Breweries
• Rydges Hotels
• Chiefs Super Rugby Franchise
"Belinda’s extensive media experience as both a journalist and producer gives her a unique skill set that is very beneficial to a wide range of businesses."