Our team

Kevin Brown BSc PG Dip – Managing Director

Kevin Brown BSc PG Dip – Managing Director

Kevin Brown leads the tourism consultancy in strategic development, options appraisals and financial analysis.  As a tourism consultant Kevin has a sound knowledge of research based appraisal work in tourism, leisure and regeneration projects. He has considerable...

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Richard Linington MA – Director

Richard Linington MA – Director

Richard Linington is the director of visitor experience consulting. As a visitor experience consultant and tourism consultant he has some 19 years of commercial experience in the tourism, heritage, visitor experience and design sectors. Richard has experience of...

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Natalie Watson BA AMA – Senior Museum Consultant

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 Somerset for 6 years, coordinating support and providing advice to over 55 museums and heritage organisations on a range of issues....

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Victoria Currie BA – Research Consultant

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 experience is mainly related to carrying out primary research with visitors and members of local communities. She graduated...

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Nicola Wright BA – Research Consultant

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 range of sectors including public relations, publishing and marketing, seeing projects through from initial concept to reporting....

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Operations team: Chris Sturdy, Operations Director

Operations team: Chris Sturdy, Operations Director

Chris is an experienced manager of both visitor attractions and health and fitness clubs with some 28 years of operational experience of working for brands such as Virgin Active and Bannatyne Fitness. As the Operations Director Chris is responsible for the day to day...

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Operations team: David Edwards, General Manager, CONKERS

Operations team: David Edwards, General Manager, CONKERS

David is the General Manager of CONKERS, a £19 million visitor attraction located in the National Forest, Leicestershire. He has worked in the hospitality, leisure and tourism sectors for over 20 years. As the General Manager of CONKERS, visitor attraction which...

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