Swink Events is a strategic business unit (SBU) of Miles Publishing Limited which was established in 2002. We have organised hundreds of Channel focussed events over the past decade including market leading exhibitions, awards dinners and social events.
Our sister company, Swink Media publishes amongst other titles, the market leading Comms Business which launched in 1999 and is the leading ICT monthly magazine. As you would expect the printed product is fully supported by a comprehensive digital offering mproviding the best coverage of our market sector and the highest return on investment for our clients.
Miles is founder of Miles Publishing Limited and its strategic business units Swink Events and Swink Media. He has over twenty five years experience in media with much of it spent in the ICT Channel. He launched Comms Business ,the associated awards and the hugely successful Convergence Summit event series before launching Channel Live.
Paul’s experience in publishing and events spans over 25 years gained across many industry sectors. He joined us in 2004 as Sales Director and became Managing Director in 2013. His industry contacts are his biggest asset as is his understanding of our clients’ marketing requirements.
With a media career that spans over 25 years Mat brings with him experience, natural enthusiasm and dedication to the fulfillment of our customers’ business needs.
Having worked for the company for over ten years Mat has an excellent knowledge of The Channel. His understanding of how clients can maximise the effectiveness of their marketing budget is second to none.
Craig joined Miles Publishing in 2013 after a career as a professional golfer. After 18 months he was lured ‘client side’ when he joined forces with a wholesale telecoms provider. Gaining vast experience and knowledge of the industry he decided his future lay in media and so he bought his experience back to his old seat at Miles Publishing. He has real enthusiasm for making his clients marketing work for them and brings energy to everything he does.
With 35 years under his belt in communications & IT, Ian brings his channel experience from BT, France Telecom and Avaya fully to bear in our editorial content and events. He has held two PLC main board directorships and is passionate about new technology, products and applications. All of this results in an intuitive feel for how the channel can exploit new innovations to improve the productivity and efficiency of their customers in order to achieve that vital competitive advantage.
David is the Editor of Comms Business Magazine and has been instrumental in developing content for our publications and live events for a number of years. He brings a great amount of experience and enthusiasm and has excellent insight into what is going on ‘out there’. As Content Manager for Channel Live David will be responsible for creating our 2017 seminar programme.
Anna is a BA Honours graduate who joined Swink Media in May 2015 having previously held marketing roles within the Transport, Media and Telecoms industries. Her experience in marketing covers all aspects including digital, social media, email marketing and traditional print.
Prior to joining Miles Publishing, Leanne worked in the Cruise Media and Publishing industry. Her role is to run the administration side of the business including accounts, production control and sales support. Leanne is often the voice at the end of the line when you call the office.