Jon is an experienced digital heritage producer, editor and publisher with 25 years of experience of innovation and successful project delivery at the highest levels in the arts and digital humanities. Jon recently left Arts Council England after five years as Area Relationship Manager, South East, based in Brighton and Cambridge. He was Creative Director of Culture24 for eight years. He initiated and is now Chair of Brighton Digital Festival, and his input was key to the successful development of Culture Kent. He is a member of the Digital Public Space Expert Group, convened by the BBC, a member of a consortium of national digital institutions, and is a Director of Tech Resort in Eastbourne.