Born & bred in London. Gentle giant of a man. Typical copywriter: loves books & learning; insatiable curiosity; loves the limelight but not small talk; little geeky around the edges. Big-ideas-balcony-view kind of guy. Robust thinker. Can't stand flaky, shallow thinking. The kind of guy that produces proprietary branding models that can inspire culture change. Widely experienced at integrated creative communications: from branding, to graphic design; from direct mail to all things digital; from advertising to scripting, directing & producing TV & radio spots. B2B mostly. Some B2C. Lots of third sector work. Great at both creating & presenting winning bids/pitches. Fascinated by leadership & personal development. Currently writing a business book on Resilience for Hodder & Stoughton. Would love to do much more experiential marketing, creative producing. Ready for contract work & non-executive directorship positions in the public or private sectors.Locked Pro Plan feature
Helping people, businesses & organisations lock in lasting connections with their audiences, using copywriting, graphic design & leadership development. Currently writing a business book on Resilience for Hodder & Stoughton for executives.
Helping the council meet its statutory duty on time by editing reams of adult healthcare content (livingwellessex.org). Also researching & writing original content on autism, living well with technology, as well as carers' guides. Writing questionnaires & conducting user testing, too. Contract consecutively renewed eight times in all.
Associate role with strength-based leadership consultants. Successful coaching interventions with major clients. Accredited & trained to use coaching techniques & psychometric tests for both teams & individuals.
Launching, conceiving, editing & designing a magazine for small businesses. Marketing the enterprise agency. Giving marketing advice to start-ups. Writing & presenting seminars & workshops on Marketing & Advertising for the DTI. Handling PR, from press releases, to radio interviews, to events.
Graphic Design; Marketing, Advertising & Promotion