The Team

Steve Thompson

Steve has taught wikis in a Museum in Vienna, social media deep in a forest in Poland, multimedia in Germany and lectured in Heavy Metal at the University of Applied Sciences in Helsinki. He has been described as “one of Europe’s most original thinkers on community engagement using new technologies”. He works across a whole range of participants from SME’s and Social Enterprises to school children to projects for older people (often 80+) using a range of technologies including tablets and smartphones. He has been a steelworker a record producer, a hit songwriter, and an educator. Having written songs for International recording artists such as Celine Dion and Sara Brightman he also brings a flair for digital creativity to his work.

Cheryl Evans

Cheryl has 17 years’ experience as a Project Manager working mainly across European Funded projects but also with Arts Council, NESTA and other smaller grant funders.  Cheryl brings to Cloud West Digital the robust processes required by funding organisations to ensure projects are delivered within their guidelines including project reports, publicity and evaluating any work carried out.

Terry Owens

Terry is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Consultants and serves on the advisory group of the Small Firms Enterprise Development Initiative. He is a respected speaker on the subject of business start-up presenting papers at national and international conferences over the past 15 years.  He is former Chair of Business Link Tees Valley, a founder member of Business Link North East.