A week on from the big event, Access is pleased to reveal the winners of its Next Generation award.

Access: The Next Generation #AccessNextGen, is an initiative designed to celebrate young, talented individuals in the outdoor and live events industry from a variety of disciplines.

Winners of the 2018 competition were announced at the Festival & Outdoor Events Show which took place 26-27 September. 

Congratulations to the 2018 Next Generation list:

Abi Philp

Loos For Dos

Allannah Jackson

Street Feast


Daniel Andrews

The Be-Known Agency

Joe Baran

Beyond 90

Joshua Mosley           

Live events at networks 3D Ltd

Ash Cook

The MJR Group


Harry Samuel



Danny Love

AEG Presents I Senior Ticketing Manager


Dale Bowers

Bar Nation


Ryan Hilson

Collective Festivals

Simon Skelt

Kilimanjaro Live

Jan Bogdanowicz



Sarah Liu

Kit and Caboodle

Myles Wynne-Pedder                        


Tommy Verdum         

Kappa Futur Festival and Movement Torino Festival


Stephanie Nicola-Miller                    



Eoin Smyth

Head Promoter of Game Over Promotion


Mehram Sumray-Roots

YADA Event Technology

Oscar Thornton

AEG Presents


Shahail Woodcock     

National Theatre


Nilly Alan        

Jukebox PR


Ashley Walker

Ash Walker

Mario Husha  


Paul Bird



Luke Jackson  


Ash Cook

The MJR Group


Dan Jeal

Dax BD


Leon Dickens  



Andrew Bruce

Quantum Creative

Stuart Webb               

Fisher Productions

Gabbie Savell-Stewart

Fisher Productions