Ed has been a driving force in creativity, innovation and communication for the last couple of decades as Partner and Creative Director of award-winning, integrated creative communications agency Carswell Gould. During this time, he has helped to deliver successful marketing communications projects for regional, national and international clients.
As an owner of a 25-year-old SME himself, he is acutely aware of what it takes to run a business in good times and bad, and how to navigate the pitfalls and make the most of any and all opportunities.
Ed has worked with a number of economic development organisations and has become a strong advocate for change in the region. He has been involved in many initiatives aimed at raising the region’s profile, including the development and implementation of Venturefest South.