OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

At THE MODERNISTS we value collaboration above all else. We will act extension of your team, to achieve connected thinking and ultimately deliver better outcomes for your business, brand &/or product. This is what makes us unique.

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toya worsley

co-founder / CEO

Toya is a highly skilled and internationally regarded entertainment leader. Formerly Marketing Director at Village Roadshow, Toya has produced optimal commercial outcomes across complex Film and Television portfolios spanning the full distribution spectrum for some of the world's biggest entertainment brands including Warner Bros, HBO, Sony, Film Nation, Lionsgate, ABC and BBC. Additionally, Toya has championed high level industry efforts aimed at supporting the broader entertainment market, with particular focus on physical to digital migratory strategy for the disrupted Home Entertainment category.

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stacie beeksma

co-founder/ MANAGING DIRECTOR

Stacie is an experienced senior marketing professional, highly skilled in developing innovative campaigns from strategic concept through to creative execution. Having lead many teams to success, Stacie is known for her collaborative approach, connected thinking and inspired marketing solutions. Stacie’s broad experience spans both product marketing and brand management within the entertainment and media industries having previously worked at NBC Universal, Village Roadshow and Bauer Media. 

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marie white

head of partnerships & events

Marie has over two decades' experience in entertainment exhibition and distribution, working for ODEON Cinemas UK, Twentieth Century Fox Films Europe, and Village Roadshow. Her specialist skills are partnerships, promotions, activations and events. Marie's passion is connecting people, companies and ideas thereby creating, growing and nurturing win-win relationships. Creativity underpinned by business acumen is the driving force of her work, helping deliver tangible and unique solutions to each client's needs.

 
 
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alice ierace

head of creative

Alice has over 17 years experience and in-depth understanding of design, having worked across a variety of brands, from Conde Nast UK, Pacific Magazines and Bauer Media, most recently Harpers Bazaar. Alice has the the agility and adaptability to meet challenges at every scale, and to deliver excellence in execution to the finest detail.