I am a journalist and media consultant specialising in the grocery, retailing, manufacturing and catering sectors. I write for publications and websites worldwide. I run my own consultancy providing editorial guidance and media training, and lecture in journalism, with posts at the City, Roehampton and Birkbeck Universities in London. I was for ten years marketing editor of The Grocer and have been editor of three magazines. I have a BEd hons degree in home economics, and an MA.
Areas Of Specialty: Publishing (news, features, industry guides, project management). Grocery, retailing, manufacturing (over 25 years' publishing experience in these fields). Catering (regular contributions to influential publications). Research data (interpretation for business and consumer readership). PR (editorial advisor, writer). Media training (for leading manufacturing companies, MDs, marketing directors, PR). Product/brand development (investigating, reporting, judging). Lecturer (journalism). Editorial (all aspects). Home economics/consumer science.
Advisory boards: Institute of Home Economics Editorial Board Judge involved in a variety of food industry awards