ABOUT GARY EASTWOOD

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EDUCATION & CAREER TIMELINE

  • Present – Freelance Technology Writer, Analyst & Communicator
  • Present – Founder & Director of Green Sparks Communications
  • 2014-present – Co-Founder/Director of EastwoodMiddleton Publishing
  • 2002-2003 – Technology Editor at Caspian Publishing
  • 1998-2002 – Computer Business Review Reporter, Technology Editor, Deputy Editor
  • 1996-98 – Intern Tech Journalist at New Scientist, Chief Reporter at Veterinary Record
  • 1995-1996 – MSc Science Communication, Imperial College, London
  • 1992-94 – Research Scientist at University of Bath
  • 1988-92 – University of West of England, Applied Biol Sciences – BSc (Hons) 2i
  • 1980-87 – Caistor Grammar School

LIKES

  • Leeds United
  • Photography
  • Music (eclectic)
  • European cities
  • Science & Technology innovation
  • Coastline
  • Blue
  • Biodiversity
  • Italy
  • Nate & Ethan (my two sons)
  • Kettle weights
  • Haribo Tangfastics
  • British Summer Time
  • Nutribullet
  • Marylebone & Fitzrovia
  • Provence, France
  • Impressionism
  • Renewable energy

DISLIKES

  • Leeds United (it’s a love/hate thing!)
  • Waste
  • Memphis
  • Airports & Flying
  • Prejudice
  • Bad food
  • January
  • Lack of humility
  • Mass consumption of finite resources
  • Pollution
  • Rooms with no windows
  • Over-fishing
  • Bacon
  • Missing the last train/bus home
  • Unfriendly customer service