Cassandra Tanti is a media expert and social entrepreneur. She is Australian and has been working as a successful journalist and editor for over 13 years! She is very dynamic, creative and driven. She loves challenges. Cassandra is very much a people’s person.
Over the past 6 years Cassandra has been the editor of three different publications in the French Riviera – Funkymaps, That’s Nice Magazine and The Riviera Times. She was the creator of That’s Nice Magazine, a unique and fun publication targeted at mainstream resident and tourist audiences in the French Riviera.
Because of her experience and expertise, Cassandra was head hunted to work as editor of The Riviera Times, a very prestigious news journal. Since Cassandra joined the team in August 2011, the newspaper and website have both evolved. She was recently on the board of a media panel, debating the role of social media in today’s world, hosted by the International Club of the Riviera and the Bank Populaire Côte d’Azur.
As a journalist, it is essential in her job to know most of what is happening in Nice and surrounding areas. She therefore gets the opportunity to meet with different people from all types of business. She also knows every English-language media there is in our region, as well as most French media. In addition to her journalistic and editorial experience, she has also ran her own business in France. (That’s Nice Magazine)
Cassandra knows what it is like to live in a new country and start from scratch, and how important it is to belong to a great supportive network group or to build a good support team!
For most of her life, Anna Fill has been involved in the world of media and entertainment. For over 20 years she ran her own entertainments company and worked as a DJ/Presenter, sports presenter with the BBC, running her own community radio station, voice work activities and corporate entertainment management.
Since arriving on the Riviera over 10 years ago and born out of passion, she created the online webzine ‘The Riviera Woman’ incorporating all her previous skills and pioneering the concept as a multimedia platform to promote art and interview entrepreneurial women. The Riviera Woman is now in it’s 5th year and using her experience with online marketing, Anna also helps to promote women and businesses in raising their own profile and online presence using her successful slogan ‘Talk to us because we’ll talk about you. It’s what women do…’
Favourite saying: ‘Live for today, Dream of tomorrow, Learn from yesterday’.