We like to think of our associate consultants as an extension of our big family. We know them better than most and work regularly with them on high caliber projects across the world. Each of them are specialists in their field and we're proud to present them as an addition to our team. Depending on the job required, we work with a select few to ensure our clients always receive the T.L.C. they deserve.
Man of the world Michal is a specialist in delivering big brands, developing creative marketing campaigns and is an expert in online marketing techniques. Starting his career in Australia, he managed many of Sydney's premier bars, restaurants and clubs before moving on to direct the marketing of 15 luxury and boutique brands at leading hospitality company Merivale. A productive and inspirational period at Ignite Hospitality saw him deliver major concepts overseeing the marketing team and now works with Ignite on a freelance basis. We call him our 'man on the other side'!
A highly experienced Company Director and Chairman, Adrian's career demonstrates substantial achievements within the wider business community and leisure sector. He is currently the Managing Director at Barsby Associated Limited and has managed financially successful award winning hotel companies such as Sleepwell Hotels. In addition to this he has chaired Flintshire Tourism Association, North Wales Tourism and represented the tourism sector on the boards of The British Hospitality Association.
Adrian works with Ignite to deliver high caliber projects involving corporate and growth strategy.
Ioannis is a Senior Lecturer in Hospitality at University of Brighton, School of Services Management. He specialises in sustainability in hospitality as well as consumer behaviour in hospitality. Prior to his academic career he worked in five star hotels including Gleneagles in Scotland, Excelsior in Germany and as Reservations Manager for Radisson Edwardian Hotels. A diverse career in hospitality has also seen him open and operate a restaurant in Greece! Ioannis has many published articles and is the co-author of the best selling book, 'Food and Beverage Management'.
Ioannis works with Ignite on high-level projects to deliver sustainable strategies for businesses in hospitality.
Having established his career in the health industry working with The Four Seasons Hotel Group, Peter, recognised the emerging potential of the spa market and decided to specialise his career in this area. Gaining design, strategic and operational experience along the way in both domestic and international markets, Peter now uses his extensive expertise by sharing it with the clients he now consults to. Whatever your budget or aspirations, Peter's design and consultancy service can take you from concept, right the way through to operation, ensuring your spa/leisure facility is both operationally successful and commercially viable. Peter's guiding principles are belief, integrity, empathy and resilience.