Tom York

200609_TY_biopicTom York has worked in communications for 15 years, agency side and in-house, running multidisciplinary campaigns for the National Apprenticeship Service, Microsoft, Royal Mail Group, the Skills Funding Agency, WorldSkills UK, WorldSkills Europe, Engineering UK, Power to Change, Project Syndicate, and Zimkids.

Tom’s specialties are in communications strategy, campaign development and delivery, copywriting, media relations, and all things social media.

Tom began his career as a journalist at Newsquest where he worked on titles including the Surrey Comet, Wimbledon News, and the Guardian Series. He is currently a contributor and social media editor at positive news website The Rooftop.

He is a passionate campaigner for LGBTQI+ rights and issues around mental health.