About Mark Davyd

Mark is the founder and CEO of Music Venue Trust, the charity that represents over 270 small and medium-sized venues in the UK. He is the co-owner of Tunbridge Wells Forum, a venue he founded in a toilet over 20 years ago; CEO of Rhythmix, the music charity that works with young people in challenging circumstances; the owner of Outstanding Music, a 360-degree music company that specialises in alternative Latin music, and is the loudmouthed band manager to a stable of Spanish acts. Mark is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a regular speaker at international conferences (SXSW, LAMC, Eurosonic). In his spare time he likes to sit in a corner and mutter the phrase “what spare time?” over and over again.

Music Venue Trust Announces THREE new patrons

Slaves, The Anchoress, and Charlotte Hatherley Announced as New Artist Patrons for Music Venue Trust Jeremy Pritchard (Everything Everything) Joins MVT Board as Trustee Artists from across the music industry continue to show their support for the work of Music Venue Trust, with three brand new patrons coming on board to [...]

2019-03-25T12:56:31+01:00September 28th, 2017|

The Sandbox at Venues Day 2017

Music Venue Trust announce 'The Sandbox' at Venues day 2017 Incredible Opportunity for Grassroots Music Venues Music Venue Trust is delighted to announce the launch of The Sandbox, a brand new interactive area at Venues Day 2017 which will provide an opportunity for VIP Speed Dating between the UK’s top [...]

2017-08-29T10:14:29+01:00August 29th, 2017|

Venues Day 2017: New Partners, Early Bird Invitations Released

Venues Day 2017 Announces New Partners Estrella Damm, Openstage and Jackpot Peanut Butter added to Venues Day supporters Music Venue Trust is delighted to announce Openstage, Jackpot Peanut Butter, Help Musicians UK, White Light and Jack Daniel’s as the associate partners for Venues Day 2017 which will take place on [...]

2018-04-19T16:09:50+01:00August 7th, 2017|

Ticketweb returns as Headline Sponsor for Venues Day 2017

Ticketweb returns as Headline Sponsor for Venues Day 2017 Music Venue Trust is proud to announce the continuation of its partnership with TicketWeb, a division of Live Nation Entertainment, returning as headline sponsor for Venues Day 2017. Following the success of last October’s event at Roundhouse, Ticketweb – Ticketmaster’s indie [...]

2017-08-23T07:17:57+01:00July 3rd, 2017|
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