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Jonathan Ives is the principal of Quarry Communications. As a writer, journalist and editor he has more than twenty years' experience of all aspects of copywriting, publishing and corporate communications.

As an editor and journalist Jonathan has devised, launched and led numerous magazines and publications in a wide range of formats, including online and in print. As a communications consultant he has worked with clients across a variety of business sectors to develop and implement communications strategies, media initiatives and publishing projects in all formats.

Having spent much of his early career at the helm of some of the leisure industry’s leading weekly and monthly titles, he launched the Leisure Review online to serve the sport, leisure and culture business sector. Most recently he has made a fond return to print with the Headington Occasional.

Jonathan is a regular contributor to a variety of publications as a journalist and commentator. As an advocate for active transport, liveable communities and the concept of the cargo bike as an essential element of urban life, Jonathan serves as a columnist for the Oxford Mail and makes occasional appearances on BBC Radio Oxford.