Kathryn Allen

Having grown up coming to Derby as my local city and exploring the stunning Derbyshire countryside on my doorstep, it is great to now be showcasing the city and county's offer to others.

You'll find me...

Heading up the inward investment service, making sure our operations are joined up and convincing others that Derby and Derbyshire is worth a look.
 

I'm currently working on...

Various initiatives to raise the profile of Derby and Derbyshire as the UK Capital for Innovation, including the second edition of our London magazine, Orrery..
 

My favourite inspirational quote...

"Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." - Ferris Bueller 1986
 

My hidden Derby gem is...

The stunning Peacock Dress displayed at Kedleston Hall.
 

What I bring to the team...

Dictionary corner! Grammar and punctuation checks are always thrown in for free...

Joined Marketing Derby: July 2012

Job title: Head of Investment

Telephone: (01332) 201 860