- Freelance Writer, present
- Rock The DeadlineCreative Director, 2012 - 2012
- Bright HubManaging Editor, 2010 - 2011
- OuterlightProducer, 2003 - 2008
I live in Edinburgh and work full time as a freelance writer and editor. I have a number of my own websites and I also work for various clients in print and on the web. I am passionate about technology, especially mobile devices and video games.
I worked in the games industry where I started out as a games tester at VIS Entertainment working on titles like State of Emergency then I worked for Outerlight as a producer and game designer on titles like The Ship.
I worked as a Managing Editor at Bright Hub covering the mobile technology space and I worked as a Creative Director at Rock The Deadline providing content marketing for software and tech companies.
- University of EdinburghScottish History, 1997 - 2001
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