Guy has worked in senior digital, marketing, media and communication roles for over 15 years at corporates, agencies, and start-ups in London, Nottingham and Lancaster.
Prior to joining Hotfoot as a Partner to head up our client marketing and communications, Guy co-founded digital advertising company Respond; ran the marketing for a network of websites for DMGT plc; worked at the Red Consultancy with clients including Braun, Microsoft and the Woodland Trust; and launched a design magazine sold in many countries. Guy has spoken at industry events and written for titles including the Guardian, The Drum, Econsultancy, Campaign and others.
I washed dishes at a local restaurant so I could buy records - in those distant days before Spotify!
Which person do you most admire?
I'm a big fan of Jad Abumrad from the podcast Radiolab, because I love the show. And Tom Waits for his crazy imagination.
Most treasured possession?
Probably my bookcase.
Currently Treacherous by Over The Wall, but maybe Joni Mitchell Blue overall.
The Art of Looking Sideways by the late Alan Fletcher - I keep going back to it.
Favourite piece of art?
The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Katsushika Hokusai.
Overcast for podcasts, Feedly for reading, and Spotify for music.
That's hard. Maybe CityLab by The Atlantic, Design Milk or Wired.
It's a tie between Manhattan and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
There's so many great ones. Reply All, 99% Invisible, Radiolab, Serial, Freakonomics, Planet Money, This American Life, Open Source...
What did you want to be when growing up?
A journalist or an astronaut.