European Commission, Enterprise & Industry/Environment:
consecutive contracts to co-ordinate and develop the European Business Awards for the Environment, the SME Assembly; the European Enterprise Promotion Awards & European Enterprise Week, integrating events within the SME calendar to raise the profile events,
increasing delegate numbers and providing great press coverage.
British Chambers of Commerce: rebranding and repositioning the BCC as 'the ultimate business network'
and transforming the annual conference into a 1,200 delegate convention generating international media coverage.
Design Council: strategic communications advice on developing a strong SME focus through events and policy development.
The Skills Factor: established as an antidote to the 'success by luck' route of TV talent shows,
this awards scheme saw more than 300 teams of school children entering diverse entrepreneurial, business ideas.
Burdens Barometer: working with London and Manchester Business Schools to advise on stakeholder engagement and innovative ways for
local authorities to reduce onerous burdens on business.
- Education adviser, Conservative Party
- Director of Policy and External Affairs, British Chambers of Commerce