Simon has been on the judging panel for the International Property Awards since 2014. With over 25 years in the design industry, including running his own interior design company for over a decade, he now uses this experience collaborating with architecture and interior design practices. Simon’s work has included numerous projects in workplace, retail, hospitality and residential sectors.
By combining his love of design and travel, Simon is reporting for architects, designers, manufacturers and editorial publications. He was fortunate enough to be twice elected to the voluntary role of International Director for the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) from 2010 – 2014 representing design around the world.
As a writer, Simon has composed articles for industry and national publications and design books. His inspiration comes from attending major design events around the world such as Maison & Objet, Salone del Mobile, Stockholm Design Week and The London Design Festival.
Simon continues to being involved in the design community in a number of ways including teaching and mentoring. This year he will showcase some exciting events including the launch of his Blog on this new website and a selection of curated exhibitions.