Award winning journalist and copywriter with a proven track record in media training and media consultancy.
Simon has 25 years’ experience in communications training and development. He is a media interview and presentation coach as well teaching both presentation writing and delivery. He is also a freelance journalist and editor working for most of the national newspapers as well as various specialist publications on subjects ranging from travel, business and management to marketing, education, the environment and property.
Simon has over 17 years media training experience, having worked for a wide variety of blue chip clients, including Visa, British Airways, RBS, Gatwick Airport, PwC, EDF Energy, Nissan as well as various charities, professional associations and health organisations to help them to develop, test and communicate their corporate messages. As Head of Broadcasting at the Conservative Party, Simon trained senior politicians to appear on television and radio and to handle media interviews.
The author of two novels and a book on management techniques, Be Bulletproof How to Achieve Success in Tough Times at Work, Simon writes speeches, corporate brochures and promotional materials for a variety of organisations and helps executives write and deliver effective reports and presentations.