Jon Lee is a creative thinker, with a passion for ideas. His work in developing cross platform UGC ideas for Levi’s Europe has seen him nominated for and winning many awards, including M&M & BIMA. He has consistently worked on and developed innovative and groundbreaking concepts.
His 6 years traditional media experience, which included magazines & newspapers that culminated in Group Agency Sales at Mirror Group Newspapers is the foundation of his experience. The following 12 years have focused on strategy, digital, marketing & business development, with ongoing involvement in music & culture properties, including NME, Red Bull Music Academy, Carbon @ Urban Outfitters, Channel 4, Bench, Native Instruments, Loaded, Manchester City Football Club & Levi's.
Jon’s skills in strategy and insight into numerous markets, have given him the vision to develop properties for brands and to grow his own businesses from scratch. He has worked with a wide range of successful and inspirational people, ranging from music artists and financiers to digital experts and media specialists.
Jon teaches on our innovative BA (Hons) Music Business and Entrepreneurship programme.