Heather Lawton: Creative Director of the Mothership Group

If you’ve been admiring London’s skyline whilst kicking back on the Queen of Hoxton’s renowned roof terrace or lapping up East London’s most cultural events at The Book Club’s or even devouring a boozy brunch at Stories, then you’ve been enjoying Heather Lawton’s success; the Mothership Group. At the age of 33, Heather is theContinue reading Heather Lawton: Creative Director of the Mothership Group

Charlotte Keohane: Duty manager at The Book Club

Back in the day, Charlotte thought she wanted to pursue a career in prop making, little did she know, that her short stint behind the bar would leave her with a firm future in hospitality industry and working her way up to duty manager in the East London bar, The Book Club. In her roleContinue reading Charlotte Keohane: Duty manager at The Book Club

Big Hospitality focuses on Recruitment

In a series of special articles this week Big Hospitality has focused on the issue of recruitment in the industry, something that is very close to our heart. As the hospitality industry grows and grows, and the unemployment rate falls, a new challenge for pubs and bars will be finding enough skilled workers to fillContinue reading Big Hospitality focuses on Recruitment

Robbie Sykes: General Manager of The Craft Beer Co Pub in Clerkenwell

“I just love beer!” says Robbie Sykes when asked what it is about the industry he loves the most. And, as General Manager of the Craft Beer Co pub in Clerkenwell it certainly comes in handy. Robbie’s work and passion has led to him become one of the leading lights in the company. The CraftContinue reading Robbie Sykes: General Manager of The Craft Beer Co Pub in Clerkenwell

Esther Mcvey praises Spirit Pub Company Academy

The newly appointed Employment Minister Esther McVey has praised the Spirit Pub Company’s sector based work academy for the way it helps transform people’s lives. In a visit to the Company’s academy at Ye Olde Cocke in Fleet Street, London, McVey met a number of participants on the programme and also Spirit’s CEO Mike TyeContinue reading Esther Mcvey praises Spirit Pub Company Academy