Guild Member Profile
- Full member
- Work closely with the beer brands, Tribute, Proper Job & Korev
- South West
What is the one thing you'd like to tell visitors to the Guild's website?
I have worked as a marketer in the brewing since 1988. Initially with Morland plc, Oxfordshire and was part of a small marketing team that launched Old Speckled Hen on draught and then into the off-trade. I then moved to St Austell Brewery and was involved at a very early stage in the growth and success of Tribute. I am also a Beer Academy Beer Sommelier and a write a beer blog, beermarketeer.blogspot.co.uk.
What you can offer as a writer/beer lover?
Huge experience in marketing beer brands and pubs. I have a wealth of practical marketing knowledge having been part of small teams that have built successful national beer brands. I also have an insight into beer brands past and present.
What do you like most about being a Guild of Beer Writers member?
Being a member helps me to in my day job and there is also the chance to learn from other members.