Experience

Skills Page
  • Trained at the Directorate of Overseas Surveys.
  • BTEC in Cartography and Surveying, BA (Hons).
  • Five years with Swanston Publishing - the designers of the Times Atlas of World History. Here I learned sub-editing, picture research, page lay-up, map compilation, design and digital cartography.
  • Thirteen years at Lovell Johns Ltd. Project Management of major publishing initiatives by National Geographic,The AA, Philip's, Dorling Kindersley, Reader's Digest, Yell, HarperCollins, etc. Special responsibilities for training, and sourcing offshore/onshore suppliers.
  • DVDMaps was launched in 2009, supplying cartographic materials to Bradt Travel Guides, Millennium House, Lovell Johns, XYZ Digital Map Company, Premm Design, Sheffield University Department of Geography and The BBC among others.