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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


Beverley runs Music Venue Trust and is the most likely person that will be available to answer your questions and tell you more about our work.

Beverley has over 20 years’ experience of Arts Development, Event Management, Tour Co-ordination, building networks, funding, evaluation and strategy.

She has worked as a local government Arts Development Officer in 3 different authorities and as a Freelance Arts Consultant in London and Barcelona.



Music Venue Trust

Tileyard Studios, 31 Tileyard Road, London N7 9AH, UK.

Music Venue Trust is a Charity registered with the Charity Commission of England and Wales. Registration No: 1159846.