We think the way we work and the way we organise ourselves at work is changing. Unprecedented levels of openness, collaboration and connectedness means we can more effectively operate across traditional boundaries – be they geographical, organisational or perceived wisdoms.
Our network is one of our biggest assets. We are building a network of partners, individuals and organisations, specialists in their particular fields and trusted suppliers to help us deliver the work we do.
With over 13 years experience, both client and agency side, across public and private sector he is rigorous, analytical and driven with excellent communication skills and strong leadership qualities.
Jon is passionate about doing digital better. He believes that success is based on good planning, effective project management and paying particular attention to the people that work within and to the business. Plus a good dose of creativity and lots of fun.
His experience covers travel, tourism, leisure, charity, events, software, apparel, fashion, online retail and B2B. He also heads up the digital team at Visit Wales with overall responsibility for developing and taking forward digital marketing strategy in UK and international markets.
Integrated campaign strategy and implementation across online and offline channels. Making digital marketing happen – project management, organisational change and change management. Providing strong leadership to compliment extensive management and practitioner experience. Innovation and applying experience and learning across different industry sectors. A passion for measurement, number crunching and proving return on investment.
Outside work and family his interests lay firmly in the outdoors – paragliding, windsurfing, snowboarding and biking being pretty much top of the list. Weather nerd at heart it all depends on the time of year and which way the wind is blowing.
The stuff you might want to know
UW Swansea (1992) – Business Management Bsc (Hons) - First Class
UW Swansea (1999) – Geography and GIS Bsc (Hons) – First Class
Institute Direct Marketing (2004) – Certified Digital Marketing
Impact International (2009) – 3-year Leadership Programme
Institute Direct Marketing – Member (M IDM, Cert Dig IDM)
PRINCE2 Project Management Practitioner
The stuff you might not know
Jon was almost London Borough of Hillingdon Chess Champion at age 11
Jon was a sponsored Windsurfer in the heady 80s
Jon speaks Turkish
He wooed his wife in Lycra. She fell for it