James Day, Leisure Marketing Midlands LTD PR Marketing consultant, working very closely with his team, has become established in the Midlands and the Heart of England in his own right, as one of the leading voices in restaurant reviews, consultancy, and related PR for clients. With over 20 years experience in the hospitality industry, James now applies his broad knowledge to advising and representing some of the leading venues, chef, and brands across the region and UK, plus appearing in artciles, as himself, or 'ghost writing' alongside presenting on stage at food shows, and TV presenting.
James Day contributes to, edits, and writes for many of the regions lifestyle publications, and websites, including Shropshire Life Magazine and Great British Life, Taste Magazine, Eat-the-Midlands.co.uk, Worcester Living, Warwickshire Living, Midlandsbusinessnews.co.uk, Shropshire Star, Birmingham Post, Express and Star, Shropshire Magazine, Tracks Magazine, and Cotswold Lifestyle, to name but a few, with articles by him or by his clients by other journalists.
TV appearances have also included Channel 4's 'F' Word judging the finals for Gordon Ramsay judging winners Lasan Birmingham, as well as Channel 5's 'The Gadget Show' Nov 2011 reviewing specially prepared dishes created by Masterchef finalists, and his clients appearing on BBC breakfast, ITV 'Britains Best Dish' and BBC's Masterchef.
Chefs at all levels, up to Michelin Chefs are represented by James Day, with great success, including entering clients for National Awards such as Thai Curry Chef of the Year Suree Coates, who was a recent winner who was a recent winner, alongside The Good Food Guide where our clients Edmunds (Chef Andy Waters) and current winner Chef Richard Turner of Michelin Turners Birmingham were regional Winners. National chefs such as Marco Pierre White, Jean Christophe Novelli, and Michelin Chefs including Glynn Purnell, Andreas Antona and Richard Turner and more recently South Asian Chef of the Year Dr Ijlal Haider Old Hall Persian Restaurant, Shropshire . From local stories, features, profiles, reviews, and social media, to National representations and TV works, James and his team are able to advise you and your business on the best route to maximising your PR potential. Contact for details or follow James on his social media account Twitter.com/leisuremarkltd
Brands. James' broad experience in branding has also led to him creating and contributing to such brands as Gourmet-life - Lifestyle Dining Club, Dinewithus.co.uk on line dining guide, Relish Cook Books, including Midlands and the Relish Cook Book Cotswolds launch June 2013 which included Le Manoir's Chef Gary Jones, Champignon Sauvage David Everrit Mathias, alongside four other Micheli Chefs and recipes. The much praised Cannon Ball Run UK Charity Michelin event, and the unique Chefs Table concept pop up restaurants, recently at Ludlow Food Festival, serving over 600 aspirational foodies over 3 days. (see picture montage opposite). Leisure Marketing Midlands LTD - Striving to push the industry standards.