Strathclyde alumni mag goes digital

As an international technological University, the University of Strathclyde has decided to move with the times. This Spring, the University relaunched its successful alumni magazine in a new digital format. The new magazine features more succinct editorial, a brighter colour palette and some fun interactive touches. I wrote all of the editorial on behalf of White ...

Social media for business: new post on SYLC

As a featured blogger on EU cinema network Support Your Local Cinema, I have just penned an article exploring how social networks can be utilised by businesses. The article draws on the lessons I have learned as editor of Channel 4 social network 38minutes. I have focused on the following opportunities: Forging new collaborations Accessing industry contacts Lobbying for change Free advertising Real-life ...

Channel 4 booklet nominated for award

Creative Cities, published by White Light Media for Channel 4, has been nominated Best One-Off publication in the IOIC Scotland awards. View the booklet here. Creative Cities was a labour of love for me during my time as a development manager in Channel 4's Nations & Regions department. The publication tells the story of Channel 4's £135m investment in ...

Connected named best magazine

Connected magazine has won Gold at the CIPR Scotland Pride Awards. It was named Best Magazine against stiff competition in the high-profile industry awards. Connected is published by White Light Media for Learning and Teaching Scotland, and I write and manage the editorial in each issue. Read it here. I was working at WLM when the title first launched, ...