CV

I am an award-winning journalist and editor who has written about a variety of fields, including IT, television and film, education, and marketing. I have nearly 20 years' experience in publishing, have edited several magazines including Cambridge Film Festival Daily, Sprocket, Mapping Awareness, iSight and Dreamwatch, and have developed web sites including infoconomy.com, geoplace.com and cambridge-news.co.uk. I've also been a sub-editor for a number of magazines and organisations.

I am currently editor of GeoConnexion International, sub- and production editor for EHN, Transport Times, Better Wholesaling, Primary Health Care and Nurse Researcher, and a regular contributor to Business Franchise, EducationInvestor and SC Magazine.

YearStaff rolesFreelance roles
2012-   Editor, GeoConnexion International
2011-   Sub-editor, Environmental Health News
Sub-editor, Better Wholesaling
Sub-editor, Primary Health Care
2009   Technology/gadget editor, Crew magazine
2007-   Production editor, Transport Times
Production editor, Nurse Researcher
2006-2009   Contributing editor, Information Age
Contributing editor, Macworld UK
Reviewer, Action TV
Reviewer, Off the Telly
2006   Writer, TV Scoop
2005-2006   Columnist, "Making the Most of Your Web Site", M-iD
2004-2006   Helpdesk editor, iCreate
2004   Editor, XML & Web Services
2003-2004   Chief sub, Company and Shareholder
2003   Editor, iSight
2001-2003 Editor, infoconomy.com
IT manager, Infoconomy Ltd
 
2000 Editor, Dreamwatch  
1999-2000 Technical editor, Televisual  
1998 Runner-up, AGI Journalist of the Year
1998 Judge, Information Management Awards
1996-1998 Editor, Mapping Awareness
Associate editor, GIS Europe
Developer, geoplace.com
IT Manager, Adams Business Media
Reviewer, Cambridge Insider
1996   QuarkXPress instructor, Cambridge Dataflow
1995-1997 Mac operator, web site developer
Cambridge Evening News
 
1995-1996   Proofreader, Chadwyck-Healey
1995   Editor,
Cambridge Film Festival Daily
PageMaker operator, UCLES
1994-1995   Editor, Sprocket
Other jobs: Editorial assistant, Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology; Editorial assistant, Hobsons Publishing

Education

  • Maths (Cambridge University)
  • Freelance journalism (ICS)
  • Design (NEC)
  • Shorthand (Cambridge Regional College)
  • Improve your interviewing, subbing (London College of Print)
  • Proofreading, copy-editing (Chapterhouse)
  • Advanced sub-editing, Improving your publication, Improve your commissioning, Management for beginners (PMA Training)

 

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Member of the NUJ

 

Associate member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders