Simon has worked in the media for 30 years.
He started his career in newspapers in Wales and then went freelance, with stints editing Business in Wales magazine and the award-winning WM women’s glossy for Western Mail and Echo.
In the late 1990s he joined the digital revolution where he launched and ran websites including icWales (now WalesOnline) and JobsWales, developed multimedia journalism and digital marketing techniques.
He entered the world of public relations with a leading agency in 2007 before setting up his own successful business providing digital marketing and PR services to a broad range of clients.
He also writes e-books on specialist subjects and makes video legacies – personal life stories for people to leave their families.