EMPLOYMENT HISTORY July 1988 - August 1989 Roots and Shoots landscape gardening Self employed. August 1989 - May 1998 Tempus House of Publishers (Styleflex Ltd) Tempus was a publisher of specialist
July 1988 - August 1989
Roots and Shoots landscape gardening
August 1989 - May 1998
Tempus House of Publishers (Styleflex Ltd)
Tempus was a publisher of specialist business-to-business magazines.
During the time that I was employed by Tempus my role and job-title changed as follows:
Editor, Garden Centre Manager
Editor, Rail Bulletin
Editor, Business Continuity
May 1998 – January 2000
Freelance editor, journalist and designer
• Edited and contributed to a variety of magazines.
• Designed and managed www.business-continuity.com, an Internet portal.
• Offered publishing services include website development, print design and editing, consulting and training.
January 2000 – September 2002
Editor of globalcontinuity.com (part of the Neverfail Group plc)
I designed, developed and managed a new portal for the business continuity and disaster recovery industry. By September 2002 this was recognised as the number one website in the world for this industry, with hit rates reaching 2 million per month.
October 2002 - present
Freelance editor and website developer
AREAS OF AVAILABILITY
I am able to work in any of the following areas:
• Website design and management
• Freelance journalism
• Public relations
• Technical editing
• Magazine / journal editing, management and production
• Report writing, editing, management and production
• Company literature design and copywriting
• Website consultancy
• Publishing consultancy
• Vertical sector (business continuity) market consultancy
• General business management / interim management.
I am currently editor of Continuity Central, the international portal for business continuity, disaster recovery and operational risk information.
* Business continuity
* Disaster recovery
* Operational risk
* Crisis management
* Emergency planning
* Risk management
2006: winner of the BT IT Security Award for Business Continuity Article of The Year.
Publications contributed to:
As well as the above titles I have written for:
* The Times
* Various Informa risk management titles
* Nurseryman and Garden Centre
* Survive Magazine
* New Civil Engineer
* Local Government Executive
* Conference Network
* Enterprise Risk
Contact: 01484 300750
business continuity, disaster recovery, operational risk, crisis management, horticulture, rail new media