Funded by

Jim Mawdsley

As CEO of Generator, Jim Mawdsley oversees the agency’s work to build and strengthen regional music and creative digital businesses.Jim is currently an active board member of The Association of Independent Festivals and Festival Director for Evolution Festival which regularly sees attendance of 45,000.

Jim has operated as an independent music promoter since the mid eighties promoting events ranging from small venues to large scale outdoor events including building Shindig, the Newcastle club night into an internationally recognised brand over his 12 year involvement.