Kevin Brown BSc PG Dip – Managing Director

Kevin Brown leads the consultancy in strategic development, options appraisals and financial analysis.  As a tourism consultant Kevin has a ...

Richard Linington MA – Director of Research and Marketing

Richard Linington is the director of research and marketing.  As a heritage development and tourism consultant he has some 16 years of ...

David Howells BSc – Economic Development and Organisational Management Lead

David is a professionally qualified and highly experienced individual working in the field of tourism, regeneration and economic development and ...

Olivia Grandy BSc – Visitor Experience Lead

Olivia possesses a wide variety of operational experience having managed attractions for English Heritage, the Wildfowl and Wetland Trust and ...

Kate Whitworth

Kate Whitworth, Senior Museums and Heritage Consultant

Prior to becoming a museum and heritage education consultant, Kate held a number of senior positions in the museum and heritage sectors, with a ...

Gareth Gregory – Senior Heritage Consultant

Gareth is an experienced heritage consultant with particular expertise in heritage and tourism. Working as an independent consultant Gareth was ...

Natalie Watson BA AMA – Senior Museum Consultant

Natalie is a heritage professional specialising in project development and management. She acted as Museum Development Officer (MDO) for ...

Dan McGregor MSc – Senior Planning Consultant

Dan is a Senior Planning Consultant bringing with him over 35 years of planning experience. Dan has extensive experience of working at senior ...

Victoria Currie BA – Research Consultant

Vicky is an experienced researcher and leads our field research offer. Vickie brings experience in research design, fieldwork and analysis. Her ...

Nicola Wright BA – Research Consultant

Nicola has over twenty years experience of researching, writing, editing and project management. Nicola has carried out research in a wide ...

Mike Stickland FTS – Managing Director and Chairman, Planning Solutions Limited

Mike is the Managing Director of Planning Solutions Limited (PSL). He founded PSL some 19 years ago and continues to head up the operational ...

Annie Horne

Annie Horne, Managing Director, Planning Solutions Limited

Annie Horne is the Managing Director of Planning Solutions Limited.  Annie is responsible for leading and developing all of Planning ...

Operations team: Clive Johnson – BA Commercial Director

Clive has a wide commercial and marketing remit across the visitor attractions operated by Planning Solutions Limited. Clive started his ...

Operations team: Chris Sturdy, General Manager CONKERS

Chris is an experienced manager of both visitor attractions and health and fitness clubs with some 28 years of operational experience of working ...

Operations team: Peter McLachlan – Director of Catering

Peter is the Director of Catering Services and has a regional responsibility for overseeing our extensive catering operations at ...

Operations team: David Edwards, General Manager, National Brewery Centre

David is an experienced operator in the tourism sector, with over 18 years’ experience. David’s key skills relate to developing businesses ...

Natalie Cox, General Manager, Kent Life Heritage Farm Park

Natalie is passionate about Kent Life, and after a succession of promotions – from Administrator, Events Duty Manager to Operations Manager, ...

Dr Victoria Hadnett, Manager Vertigo Adventures

Victoria is an experienced outdoor specialist and manages our high and low ropes adventure business Vertigo Adventure at Stanborough Park. As ...

Sarah Hirsch MSc, BA (Hons), Marketing Manager, Kent Life Heritage Farm Park & Vertigo Adventures

Sarah has been working in tourism and visitor attractions for over 15 years, and now looks after the onsite marketing for Kent Life in ...

Vanessa Operations team: Winstone, Collections Officer, National Brewery Centre

Vanessa is responsible for the management of the heritage collection at the National Brewery Centre, which incorporates a number of galleries, ...