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Anglia Ruskin University – Developing a Public Engagement Strategy. 2017
Ards and North Down Borough Council – Tourism Events Strategy. 2019
Arts Council England – Cultural Recovery Fund grant applications assessments 2020-2021
Arts Council England – Review of producing theatre in Derby. 2010
Arts Council England – Organisational development & assessment for the Sustain Programme. 2010
Arts Council England – Feasibility Study for outdoor dance in the West Midlands. 2009
Arts Council Wales – Review of Welsh festival sector funding. 2017
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council – Strategic review of Barnsley Civic Theatre. 2011
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council – Business plan and set up of Museum Fundraising & Development Trust. 2015-2016
Basingstoke & Dean Council – Strategic plan for new Basingstoke Festival. 2010
Bath Festivals Trust – Music Festival programming. 2015-18
Beamish Museum – Market research and stakeholder consultation. 2011
Belfast City Council – Research for new events strategy with Blue Sail. 2010.
Belfast City Council – Events and Festival Strategy. 2018-2023.
Belfast Festival at Queens – Strategic review for stakeholders. 2014
Big Difference Company – Recruitment of Chief Executive. 2020
Birmingham City Council – Feasibility study for developing a Festivals Unit for Birmingham. 2013
Birmingham City Council – Business plan & economic impact study for new Birmingham Autumn Festival. 2008
Birmingham City Council, Arts Council England, Advantage West Midlands – Birmingham Festival Strategy 2008-2012. 2008
Blair International Horse Trials – Commercial review of Scottish national sporting event. 2009
Brewery Arts Centre – Kendal – Feasibility study and business case for capital development. 2011
Bridgeport Regional Business Council, CT, USA – Strategic plan and redevelopment of the Barnum Festival. 2013
British Council – Georgia – Capacity building and training for Ajara Festivals. 2016 & 2017 & 2019
British Council – Georgia – International Festivals Conference. 2018
British Council – Oman – Festivals Conference. 2019
British Council – Vietnam – Capacity building and training for Vietnam Festivals. 2010 & 2011
British Council and Arts Council England – Review of the Edinburgh Showcase. 2016
British Council Georgia – Ministry of Culture grants advice. 2019
British Council Ukraine – Disability arts scoping and training. 2019
British Equestrian Federation – Feasibility study for Hoof, London Festival of the Horse. 2009
Broadstairs Folk Week – Festival health check and review. 2009
Burgess Hill Town Council – Options appraisal for new community hall. 2017
Burgess Hill Town Council – Venue Business Plan. 2019-2020
Cambridge City Council – Review of Cambridge Folk Festival and options for development. 2013
Cambridge City Council – Transfer of cultural services to a Cultural Trust. 2014
Cambridge Live – Set up and project management of new trust operating Cambridge Corn Exchange, Guildhall and Folk Festival. 2015
Canterbury Festival – Strategic plan 2010-2014
Catstrand Arts Centre – Dumfries – Management and governance review.2009
Chelmsford City Council – Arts – Culture and Events Strategy.2017
Commonwealth Foundation – Festival feasibility study for Commonwealth Festival. 2011
Cotswold District Council – Review of management options for the Corinium Museum with FMG. 2011
Creative Scotland – Major review of Edinburgh International Festival. 2016
Croydon Borough Council – Advice on Fairfield Halls commercial operator tender & soft market testing. 2017
Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership and Cumbria County Council, Creative and Cultural Strategy. 2019
Derby City Council – Derby Festé advocacy and development report. February 2009
Derry City Council – Festivals and Events Strategy. 2013
Dubai Expo 2020 – Event delivery support. 2020
Dublin City Council – Arts Strategy and Plan. 2019
Dunard Centre Edinburgh – Business Plan for new Concert Hall. 2021
Dunoon Film Festival – Feasibility study. 2011
Durham County Council – Research and development of a new cultural partnership. 2011
Durham County Council – Strategic development of cultural venues. 2021
East Herts Council – Venue governance options. 2019
Edinburgh International Book Festival – Feasibility study for new outdoor site and production development. 2015
Fáilte Ireland – Festival training workshops. 2010
Fáilte Ireland – Developing Halloween Festival. 2018
Fáilte Ireland – Developing International Garden Festival.2018
Fáilte Ireland – Development of Dublin’s New Year Festival. 2019
Family Arts Festival – Delivery of operational, marketing and communications support. 2013 and 2014
Festival 2022 – Review of Northern Ireland Proposal. 2021
Festival 2022 – Dream Machine – interim Executive Producer. 2021
Festivals Edinburgh – 10 year strategic plan for Edinburgh Festivals Forum. 2015
FIFA World Cup Qatar TM – Cultural Experience Strategy. 2019
Fife Council – Options appraisal for Dunfermline Theatres Working Group. 2016
Friends of Streatham Hill Theatre – Viability Study, Heritage Statement and Economic Impact Assessment. 2020
Glasgow Life and Glasgow City Council – Winter Festivals Review and Development. 2021
Gloucester City Council – 10 Year Cultural Strategy. 2016
Gloucester City Council – Great Place application. 2016
Gloucester City Council – Cultural Development Fund bid. 2018
Gloucester City Council – Cultural Venues delivery models. 2019
Gloucester City Council – Cultural Development Fund bid. 2021
Gloucester Cultural Trust and City Council – Review and Strategy for Gloucester’s Festivals and Major Events. 2017
Greenwich Borough Council – Options appraisal and operation of the Greenwich Festivals. 2009 – 2011
Hackney Borough Council – Stoke Newington Town Hall review & business plan for with Continuum Leisure. 2011
Hastings Borough Council – Leisure and Culture Options Appraisal with Continuum Leisure. 2019
Hull Freedom Festival – Interim Executive Director. 2021
Hull UK City of Culture 2017 – Legacy Organisation Options Appraisal. 2017
Hull UK City of Culture 2017 – Humber Street Gallery Business Plan. 2017
JakArt – Indonesia – Organisational development. 2009
Kent County Council & Thanet District Council – Options appraisal for Margate Winter Gardens & Dreamland Cinema. 2013
King’s College London – Strategic Business Review of Science Gallery London. 2020
King’s Lynn Borough Council – Business Plan and Business Case for St George’s Guildhall and Creative Hub. 2021
King’s Lynn Borough Council – Activity Plan for St George’s Guildhall and Creative Hub. 2021
Lamp of Lothian Trust – Business plan for a new regional Scottish festival. 2009
Land Improvements Holdings Ltd – Feasibility study for potential outdoor festival site in Poole – Dorset. 2014
Leeds City Council – Development of Event Strategy. 2016
Leeds City Council – Options appraisal for future governance of Leeds Grand Theatre, City Varieties and Hyde Park Picture House. 2015
Leeds City Council – Business Plan for the Poet Laureate’s new National Poetry Centre. 2021
Leeds City Council – Charity application and organisational development for NPC. 2021
Leeds City Council – Leeds 2023 et al – Feasibility Study for the Poet Laureate’s new National Poetry Centre. 2021
Leicester Comedy Festival – Festival review and organisational development. 2019
Limerick Council – Events and Festivals Strategy. 2019
Lithuanian Council for Culture – Evaluation of Lithuanian Festivals. 2018
Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running – Market review and economic impact study. August 2008
London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), Project management support for London 2012 Festival. 2011-2013
London Science Festival – Scoping study, with BOP, for a major new event. 2015
Middlesbrough Borough Council – Business review and options appraisal for Town Hall, Theatre and Museums. May 2016
Middlesbrough Borough Council – Commercial review of Middlesbrough Town Hall. 2016
Newcastle City Council – Scotswood Expo cultural programme business plan. 2008
Newry – Mourne and Down Borough Council – Review and Development of Tourism Events Strategy 2019
Northern Ballet Theatre – Marketing strategy and plan. 2010
Northern Ireland Tourist Board – Developing the Business Case for NI 2012 programme. 2010
Nottingham Strategic Cultural Partnership – Executive Bid produced for city’s bid to be 2023 European Capital of Culture. 2017
Nuffield Theatre, Southampton – Organisational review, fundraising and catering. 2012
One North East – Operation of regional festivals and events service. 2009-2011
Pembrokeshire Council – Future funding options for Pembrokeshire Fish Week. 2011
Perth Concert Hall – Concert season programming. 2009-2103
Plymouth Council – Review of major events with Blue Sail. 2011
Preston City Council – Business Plan for Lancashire Encounter Festival. 2018
Princes Foundation for Children and the Arts – Scoping report for National Schools Culture Week. 2013
Remind Communications, Budapest, Hungary – Advice on developing international contacts and markets. 2008
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) – Marketing strategy for proposed new theatre in London. 2018
Royal Borough of Greenwich – Feasibility Study and development of The Greenwich Festivals. 2010-2012
Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea – Festivals Review and Strategy. 2010
Royal Greenwich Council – Cultural venues review and developments. 2013
Royal Lyceum Theatre – Edinburgh – Personnel review. 2009
Saffron Hall Trust – Licence review for concert hall. 2019
Saudi Arabian Ministry of Culture – Development of activity plans for the new KSA Ministry of Culture. 2018
Scarborough Borough Council – Feasibility Study for Scarborough Fair. 2021
Scarborough Borough Council – Business Plan and Organisational Development for Scarborough Fair. 2021
Shanghai International Arts Festival, China – Advice on developing international contacts and markets. 2008
Shropshire County Council – Shropshire’s Cultural Strategy. 2019
Singapore Festival – Festival benchmarking for PWC. 2009
South East England Regional Development Agency – Assessment of temporary structures for outdoor cultural events. 2009
Southampton City Council – Review of Southampton Guildhall operator contract. 2021
Southampton City Council – Cultural Development Fund application. 2021
St Albans City Council with Mott Macdonald – Alban Arena Market Research.2021
St Edmundsbury Council – Recruitment of venue director for the Apex Arts Centre, Bury St Edmunds. 2008
Step Development Trust – Sheffield – Options appraisal, business plan, interim management for the Venue. 2009
Stockton Borough Council – Stockton and Darlington Railway 2025 Bi-centenary event development. 2018
Stoke Borough Council – Operational and commercial review of Mitchell Memorial Theatre. 2010
Surrey County Council – Development of programme at Runnymede for Magna Carta 800th anniversary. 2013
Swale Borough Council – Swale’s Festivals and Events Strategy. 2009
Swale Borough Council – Feasibility study for Sittingbourne cultural infrastructure regeneration. 2010
The Old Market – Hove – Setting up a new charitable organisation to run existing arts centre. 2018
Thornbury Leisure Centre – Advice on programming and venue marketing. 2014
Three Choirs Festival – Festival review and development. 2011
Tourism Northern Ireland – Tourism Events Strategy to 2030. 2019
Tower Hamlets Borough Council – Business planning advice for Olympic Live Site. 2010
University of Ulster – Review of Riverside Theatre, Coleraine. 2021
University of Winchester – Tavener Festival Feasibility Study. 2018
Visit Reykjavik – Iceland – Feasibility study for new children’s festival for Iceland’s capital. 2008
Waltham Forest Borough Council – Development of cultural activity in the Borough. 2009
Waltham Forest Borough Council – Options appraisal for transfer of William Morris Gallery to Trust. 2021
Walthamstow Garden Party – Business Consultancy and future Options Appraisal 2019
West of England Combined Authority – West of England Cultural Strategy. 2019
West Sussex Music – Options Appraisal for new concert hall for the county music service.2018
Winchester Hat Fair – Organisational development and business plan for outdoor festival. 2009
Worcester City Council – Feasibility Study and Business Plan for the Scala Theatre. 2021
Worcester City Council – Cultural Strategy. 2021