Stephen is a sponsorship and marketing expert with over 20 years’ experience working on innovative campaigns across music, film and sport. As Head of Sponsorship at Virgin, he developed sponsorship from primarily a branding exercise to multi layered campaigns, based on rich partnerships that put fans at the centre. Pushing the definition of what sponsorship can be he helped create the V Festival and its development to one of the biggest music festivals. Whether it was music, film or sport Stephen’s projects always supported grass roots as well as the highest profile mainstream.
Future of Corporate Partnerships & Philanthropy in a post-covid world
As the business world changes and evolves after coronavirus, how might corporate partnerships and philanthropy between business and the arts, cultural and heritage sector evolve or change? Our global panel of experts will draw on decades of experience and insight from both the arts and the corporate perspective to share their predictions, and tell you what you need to consider when developing your corporate fundraising going forward.