About Us

Launched in 1999 Comms Business is the leading media brand covering the UK’s Convergence Channel.  With a high quality market leading monthly business magazine, this ground breaking website and our hugely popular weekly e-newsletter we truly offer the best coverage of our market sector and the highest return on investment for our clients.

Our database is the life blood of our business and as such experiences significant and consistent levels of investment to ensure it remains the most comprehensive in the UK. Whilst the magazine has the highest audited circulation in the market place (for full details click here) all of our products are considered best of breed and it is through our media portfolio that many UK Comms and IT businesses have built their network of Channel Partners.

Swink Media

Published by Swink Media, a strategic business unit (SBU) of Miles Publishing Limited, Comms Business has been successful because we are enthusiastic, professional, and passionately determined to publish the very best products for our readers, advertisers and business partners. If you succeed, we succeed, it’s that simple.

Based in Tunbridge Wells, Kent the privately owned business employs highly experienced and motivated staff who truly go the extra mile for our clients. We lead and don’t follow having introduced many new and innovative products and services for the first time in our sector.

Swink Events

Swink Events (SBU) is responsible for organising The Convergence Summit events (North & South), The Comms Business Awards and The Comms Business Golf Society events.  All of these events are highly valued and well supported by the industry.  For more information visit our Events page by clicking here.

 

Miles Bossom
CEO

Miles is founder of Miles Publishing Limited and its strategic business units Swink Events and Swink Media.  He has over twenty five years experience in media with much of it spent in the ICT Channel. He launched Comms Business ,the associated awards and the hugely successful Convergence Summit event series before launching Channel Live.

Paul Johnson
Managing Director

Paul’s experience in publishing and events spans over 25 years gained across many industry sectors. He joined us in 2004 as Sales Director and became Managing Director in 2013. His industry contacts are his biggest asset as is his understanding of our clients’ marketing requirements.

Mat Swift
Sales Director

With a media career that spans over 25 years Mat brings with him experience, natural enthusiasm and dedication to the fulfillment of our customers’ business needs.

Having worked for the company for over ten years Mat has an excellent knowledge of The Channel. His understanding of how clients can maximise the effectiveness of their marketing budget is second to none.

Ian Hunter
Consultant

With 35 years under his belt in communications & IT, Ian brings his channel experience from BT, France Telecom and Avaya fully to bear in our editorial content and events. He has held two PLC main board directorships and is passionate about new technology, products and applications. All of this results in an intuitive feel for how the channel can exploit new innovations to improve the productivity and efficiency of their customers in order to achieve that vital competitive advantage.

David Dungay
Content Manager

David is Deputy Editor of Comms Business Magazine and has been instrumental in developing content for our publications and live events for a number of years. He brings a great amount of experience and enthusiasm and has excellent insight into what is going on ‘out there’.  As Content Manager for Channel Live David will be responsible for creating our 2017 seminar programme.

James Nicholls
Graphic Designer

James is a designer with over 6 years experience across a range of industries who not only designs our magazines and our associated brand material but also offers a professional and competitive design service to our clients.

Craig Howell
Area Sales Manager

Craig joined Miles Publishing in 2013 after a career as a professional golfer. After 18 months he was lured ‘client side’ when he joined forces with a wholesale telecoms provider. Gaining vast experience and knowledge of the industry he decided his future lay in media and so he bought his experience back to his old seat at Miles Publishing.  He has real enthusiasm for making his clients marketing work for them and brings energy to everything he does.

Leanne Ronellenfitch
Office Manager

Prior to joining Miles Publishing, Leanne worked in the Cruise Media and Publishing industry. Her role is to run the administration side of the business including accounts, production control and sales support. Leanne is often the voice at the end of the line when you call the office.

Anna Wallwork
Marketing Co-ordinator

Anna is a BA Honours graduate who joined Swink Media in May 2015 having previously held marketing roles within the Transport, Media and Telecoms industries. Her experience in marketing covers all aspects including digital, social media, email marketing and traditional print.