Managing Director, Ellen McGonigal, says: ‘John is a wonderful addition to the senior management team. As an award-winning editor and industry figure who currently sits on the committee of the British Society of Magazine Editors, his wealth of experience complements the skills of Lisa Clarke - the joint owner of Axon and Creative Director - and myself perfectly. Our clients have really enjoyed working with John on brand building projects from gardening through to lingerie, but where John really excels is his work in the interiors sector, where he brings his unique experience from editing leading newsstand magazines to the world of customer publishing. We are thrilled that John is joining the board of directors, as he truly deserves to take part in the decision making of the company as it grows and develops.'
John comments: ‘Like many successful editors I've moved from the world of consumer to customer publishing and I've found the last few years to be an incredibly rewarding and exciting period of my career. Axon has had an amazing time recently - not only have we managed to attract new and exciting projects with existing clients such as M&S but we've had a succession of great wins. Few companies work with so many leading retailers and I'm looking forward to building on this success and helping Ellen and Lisa and the team to develop the business. Axon's a great company and we've only just begun...'