Jean Collingwood MIDM, MCIM
Jean is CEO of Ingenious Group, a multi
Previous Non-Executive appointments include Director for the NHS for three years chairing their charity, she has acted as Chair for Mental Health Tribunals, and was Deputy Chair of the BBC serving for three years. She was a visiting lecturer at London South Bank University teaching at
Jean has a lifelong passion for the Arts in all its forms, with a successful track record of securing large-scale support and investment for music, theatre drama and fine art projects. Born and raised in Scotland with an Irish Father, she has lived in Yorkshire and London most of her working life and is a proud mother to two sons a lawyer and web Developer and married to a professional musician and commercial artist.
Over the years, she has won awards for writing, directing and producing including in 2005 the national CEA Award Winner for marketing For Good(dubbed by Channel 4 as “A dragons Den meets Xfactor live show). In 2011, she won a BBC Writers Room Competition and was later commissioned to write a full-length play Pauline’s Gift, later performed at Hull Truck Theatre in 2012. More recently in June this year, she became Winner of Global CEO Excellence Awards 2017, as Social Marketing CEO of the year the UK. (http://ceo-monthly.com/2017-ingenious-group-jean-collingwood-)