Mark Thomas

Chief Executive

Mark, who founded Word Association 25 years ago, is an expert in marketing strategy, media relations and crisis communications.

A graduate in English and Communications, he worked as a regional newspaper journalist and a freelance travel writer. A member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, he is also a trained editor and qualified photographer.

Ideal Sunday:

Lie-in, full English breakfast in bed, catch a bit of Andrew Marr while going through the Sunday papers. Watch some sport – football, tennis, cricket – in the afternoon, then a walk to the pub with friends and family before heading home for dinner.

Best holiday destination:

Seminyak, in Bali – wonderful hotels, great weather, paradisal beaches, friendly people and a sophisticated range of restaurants and other things to do in the evening. Also love Marrakesh – such a vibrant, exciting city.

Childhood hero/heroine:

Kate Bush, Debbie Harry and Agnetha from Abba. Then David Bowie – went through a stage thinking he was a genius from another world. Sports-wise, used to love Swedish tennis player Bjorn Borg.




  • Word Association
  • Atkins Building
  • Studio 7a
  • Lower Bond Street
  • Hinckley
  • Leicestershire
  • LE10 1QU

01455 614333

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