Team Member Info
Team Member Profile
Justin’s expertise lies in marketing, particularly in the tourism, retail and catering sectors and digital marketing including websites, e-communications and social media. Justin also has a PTTLLS qualification and teaches marketing, digital and social media to businesses, organisations and individuals.
Justin was one of three founding members of Lakes Arts Festivals, the organisation which developed and delivered the UK’s first International Comic Art Festival in Kendal in October 2013.
Justin also has a practical, operational background having worked in Cumbria’s tourism industry since 1987. Justin developed the day to day marketing role at Ullswater Steamers, one of the Lake District’s premier attractions before becoming Marketing Manager of The Rheged Centre, a multi-faceted visitor centre, near Penrith. Here, Justin was responsible for the development and effective promotion of retail, attractions, events, conferences, weddings, catering, family activities and more. Justin holds a Professional Diploma in Marketing through the Chartered Institute of Marketing.