Writer | Producer
After 25 years in the film and advertising industry, as a Producer and Managing Director, I finally had enough of all the stress and noise and decided to give the whole lot up! It was both liberating and terrifying,
especially as I had no clear plan of action in mind...
So, in search of inspiration, I set off on a six week solo road trip up the west coast of Scotland weaving in and out of the Outer and Inner Hebrides in my 1970’s VW campervan with my cat as my companion.
My 40 days and 40 nights in the van were life affirming and totally life changing. Nature, silence and adventure are good for the soul. My journey enabled me to firmly close the previous chapter and to open the next one with a smile on my face.
Let the adventure begin...
MY CURRENT CHAPTER
• Co-Founder of The Knoydart Retreat Ltd
• Writer - From a Wonky Path To An Open Road
MY PREVIOUS CHAPTER
• MD, Producer, Director, Board member of British Arrows
• Founder of BAD
• Founder & MD of Six Dinners Later...
• Founder, MD and Producer of Silver Films Ltd
ACCOLADES FROM MY PREVIOUS CHAPTER
• BAFTA winning producer of About A Girl 2001.
• BAFTA nominated producer of Talking With Angels 2003.
• Multi award winner of film awards including Edinburgh Film Festival, Raindance and Turner Classic Movies.
• Inaugural member of INSIDE PICTURES 2002 developing film executives.
• Fellow of the RSA since 2017.
• Director on the Board of the British Arrows 2017 - 2019.
• Included in the Top 100 SUPERWOMEN in advertising through PITCH MAGAZINE 2018.
• Judge for Creative Vision Awards 2018/2019 with Kingston Smith