Simon Webbon is a communications strategist and project manager for the music, cultural and events sectors.

Based in Manchester, UK he has a decade of experience working on cross-sector collaborative projects at the intersection of music and contemporary art.

Simon is currently Head of Communications at the multiple award-winning national concert promoter and venue Band on the Wall.

He was marketing lead and developed multi-stakeholder projects for the digital arts festival and cultural research lab FutureEverything, where he oversaw communications strategy for three UK editions of the festival, plus international projects in Moscow and Singapore. He has worked on a wide range of collaborative projects with the British Council, Arts Council England, Singapore Festival of Tech, Nesta, the European Commission, Guardian/Observer, International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester Metropolitan University, London 2012 Cultural Olympiad and UK/Russia Year of Culture.

His interests include music, architectural photography, design and cycling.


Email: simon [a t] simonwebbon [d ot] com

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