Extensively experienced community builder, entrepreneur and film-maker. Background in indie film community building and event management. Extensive screenwriting experience. Experienced successful company director.
At We Are The Making, I write and edit articles on the creative process, interview collaborative makers and discuss emergent technologies and their applications.
Bothy One was Scotland’s first start-up factory for artists, makers and entrepreneurs.
At Far Dot, I was the lead co-founder and personally devised a new method of setting-up collaborative creativity across traditionally separate artforms.
At Mad Hitcher, I was responsible for layout, branding and online strategy for local artists and creative groups - working in collaboration on many projects.
At Cut! Film-making, I was the founder of a network that grew to over five hundred active film-makers - making over one hundred films and selling out SWG3, the CCA and The Lighthouse Glasgow with its screening nights.
At Borders, I was responsible initially for music books and ultimately for the fiction A-Z, including mentoring new employees during their first weeks on the sales floor.