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was Chief Executive of Colon Cancer Concern (now known as Bowel Cancer UK) from 1998 until August 2005.. The key focus of her work was raising the profile of colorectal cancer in the UK, the promotion of prevention and symptom awareness and lobbying for access to best treatments for all those affected by the disease. Since then she has gone on to set up europacolon, the first pan - European Not for Profit organisation to focus on colorectal cancer, working to prevent deaths and improving the quality of life and support for people affected by the disease.
joined europacolon in 2007 to support Jola Gore-Booth, CEO/Founder, in achieving the organisation's goals. Since 2007, Julia has played a key role in project management for europacolon. This has included the development of europacolon's Affiliate and Associate groups across Europe; advocacy at EU level for access to best treatments; the introduction of National Colorectal Cancer Screening programmes; National Cancer Plans and Colorectal Cancer Awareness Campaigns; plus the research, development and production of the UK's first educational model - THE INFLATABLE COLON. Julia became a Director of europacolon in 2009.
Prior to joining europacolon, Julia worked as Service Delivery Manager
Dr.h.c. Keith B. Spencer
spent almost 35 years in Sales and Marketing, in the medical industry, gaining worldwide experience. During this time he worked as European General Manager for a multi-national corporation, he now runs his own consultancy business.
For 30 years, he was involved specifically with gastroenterology and endoscopy, and was awarded an honorary doctorate in 2003, for services to those specialities, particularly related to his support for research, training and education.
In addition to his formal company management responsibilities, Keith served for many years in the capacity of Industry Liaison between the medical device industry and the European
Kevin is our Technology Consultant. He has been involved with technology for 20 years plus. He mainly focused on managing high end servers and networks in the broadcasting arena. He has been involved with the writing of web sites and using the world wide web since 1992. Kevin has a wide experience of the modern technology and techniques that can enhance any venture.
Jon is our design consultant ensuring our visual image is cutting edge, Jon qualied from Cardiff Art College in 1979, He worked in the graphic design profession for various agencies. He spent some time doing point-of-sale for a Bristol agency, working as an illustrator painting wall murals for functions and events, served his time as a pasteup artist producing free newspapers including the Cardiff Post, was a studio manager of a small Bridgend graphic design firm and finally a director of a Swansea graphic design & PR firm in 1991.
Ellee Seymour MCIPR
Ellee is an experienced journalist and PR consultant who has worked with leading Conservative politicians in her role as the Conservative's Eastern Region Press Officer during a Euro Election and General Election. She was Press Officer to Euro MP Robert Sturdy for nine years, and has promoted Conservative prospective parliamentary candidates.
Ellee has worked closely with leading scientists to highlight their discoveries for non-science audiences, and is Press Consultant to a molecular diagnostics company which has exclusive IP commercialisation rights to a biobank at University College London with the hope that one day their collaborative work will lead to