Graeme Howell has had a diverse career that has included stints as a professional musician and a debt collector. He has extensive experience working in the creative sector, managing the 2000 seat Colston Hall, now Bristol Beacon, and delivering the £20million first phase of its redevelopment. Graeme has also been the Head of Operations for the countywide Norfolk and Norwich Festival, Sales Manager for Nottingham Playhouse and worked in the bar and box office of The Turner Simms in Southampton, where he started his career volunteering as crew in exchange for concert tickets. Prior to moving to Shetland, he was part of the senior leadership team for Access to Music, directing the work of ten FE/HE creative industries education institutions.
Graeme has been a trustee of Mind Your Head and an advisor on the LEADER funding scheme in Shetland and is currently an independent director of Shetland UHI and a volunteer with The Relay for Life.
Sales & Marketing Manager