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David Honour

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Full name David Honour
Country United Kingdom
Primary language English
Specialist areas

business continuity, disaster recovery, operational risk, crisis management, horticulture, rail new media

Editorial work News writing, Features writing, Editing
URL http://www.continuitycentral.com
Media outlets regularly worked for


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    July 1988 - August 1989
    Roots and Shoots landscape gardening
    Self employed.

    August 1989 - May 1998
    Tempus House of Publishers (Styleflex Ltd)
    Tempus was a publisher of specialist business-to-business magazines.
    During the time that I was employed by Tempus my role and job-title changed as follows:
    Editor, Garden Centre Manager
    Editor, Rail Bulletin
    Editor, Business Continuity
    General Manager
    Chief Editor

    May 1998 – January 2000
    Freelance editor, journalist and designer
    • Edited and contributed to a variety of magazines.
    • Designed and managed www.business-continuity.com, an Internet portal.
    • Offered publishing services include website development, print design and editing, consulting and training.

    January 2000 – September 2002
    Editor of globalcontinuity.com (part of the Neverfail Group plc)
    I designed, developed and managed a new portal for the business continuity and disaster recovery industry. By September 2002 this was recognised as the number one website in the world for this industry, with hit rates reaching 2 million per month.

    October 2002 - present
    Freelance editor and website developer

    I am able to work in any of the following areas:
    • Website design and management
    • Freelance journalism
    • Public relations
    • Technical editing
    • Magazine / journal editing, management and production
    • Report writing, editing, management and production
    • Company literature design and copywriting
    • Website consultancy
    • Publishing consultancy
    • Vertical sector (business continuity) market consultancy
    • General business management / interim management.

    I am currently editor of Continuity Central, the international portal for business continuity, disaster recovery and operational risk information.

    Specialist subjects:
    * Business continuity
    * Disaster recovery
    * Operational risk
    * Crisis management
    * Emergency planning
    * Risk management

    2006: winner of the BT IT Security Award for Business Continuity Article of The Year.

    Publications contributed to:
    As well as the above titles I have written for:
    * The Times
    * Various Informa risk management titles
    * Nurseryman and Garden Centre
    * Survive Magazine
    * New Civil Engineer
    * Local Government Executive
    * Conference Network
    * Enterprise Risk

    Contact: 01484 300750
    email: dhonour@continuitycentral.com