Meet the team

Chief Executive

NewcastleGateshead Initiative Chief Executive | Sarah Stewart
Sarah Stewart
Chief Executive

Central Services

Anne
Senior Office Manager
Cath
Head of Operations and Tourism
Dianne
Head of Finance
James
Business Development Director
Ian
Senior Research Manager
Nathan
Research Executive
Jonathan
Destination Manager
Joy
Partnership & Events Executive
anna
Partnership Development Executive
Cariad
Partnership & Events Executive
Jane
Finance Assistant
Pete
Pete O’Hara
Management Accountant

Marketing and Communications

Kathie
Marketing & Communications Director
Becky
Marketing Manager & Team Leader
Marc
Digital Marketing Manager & Team Leader
DavidB
Media & PR Manager
ShelleyA
Media & PR Manager (currently on maternity)
ShelleyJ
Marketing Manager
Deb
Marketing Manager
BeckyB
PR & Marketing Executive
Molly
Web Design Executive
DavidL
Marketing & Communications Assistant

Convention Bureau

Paul
Head of Business Tourism
Caroline
Conference Development Manager
Julie
Business Tourism Executive
Business Tourism Assistant

Culture

Carol
Culture & Major Events Director
Vikki
Programme Development Manager
Chris
Artistic Director, Juice Festival
Helen
Juice Festival Coordinator

Invest Newcastle

Catherine
Inward Investment Director
Ciara
Senior Investment Manager
Matt
Senior Inward Investment Executive