Andie has lived and worked in Africa, North and South America, Asia and across Europe.
Andie has helped develop and set up many successful new businesses over the last ten years including Garlands Corporate, Stunt Challenge, Basecamp Festival and the Grand Pavilion Ltd to name a few. An exceptional business consultant, trainer, facilitator, event and project manager, Andie focuses on you and your business - your vision, your objectives, your teams and your customers.
An inspirational leader, Andie has also organised many events and festivals across the UK. He has also led scientific and adventurous expeditions around the world for numerous organisations and is currently Technical Advisor for all jungle expeditions for British Exploring.
Andie is passionate about the planet; conserving its wildlife and resources, working with overseas communities to promote sustainability and exploring beyond its edges for the good of future generations. With his expeditions he has previously linked with the bactrian camel sanctuary in the Gobi Desert, the National Park Service in Grand Canyon, self sustaining orphanages across the globe, and he currently leads scientific research based expeditions for British Exploring to the Amazon rainforest in Peru.
An exceptional event manager, Andie designs, organises and delivers events for many clients, including festivals, corporate conferences, OCR events, CSR projects linked to corporate development programmes. He is able to challenge thinking, develop a vision, plan a strategy, co-ordinate the right team and deliver, every time.
He also plays a key role in his local community; previously a Parish Councillor, he currently focuses on being a trustee for a cancer charity, saving a theatre and fundraising for many good causes.
Mind, Body and Spirit - A Next Step Charity...Andie has just agreed to be a primary lead in setting up a new national charity, focusing on supporting and inspiring veterans and service men and women, suffering from mental health, by developing a programme of interventions that include projects and training both in the UK and overseas. Linking professional healthcare workers, other charity organisations and overseas expedition organisers, this far reaching programme has the capability of providing the opportunities for individuals to improve self-esteem and continuously self-develop in many sectors of life.
Campfire Community...The new online community of Campfire Convention is now live after completion of beta-testing stage
Tickets available soon for the second ground breaking Campfire Conventions 9n 2019 - talks, debates and more...
Basecamp Festival...Awesome people, inspiring guest speakers, great activities and sublime music at Base Camp Festival 2017 - its a great weekend that I am sure many of you would love to be part of...see you in September 2019