Here are the people working at BDS and their areas of operation and expertise. All their contact information is available, including a direct email link. Please feel free to write, email or telephone any questions or enquiries you may have.

BDS Directors

  • Lesley Whyte - Managing Director

    Contact Lesley with any strategic business issues.

    t: 01387 702258

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    Eric Green - Managing Director, Digital

    Eric heads up the Digital team dealing with Web and Design and Digital Marketing matters. He also has overall group responsibility for IT and Finance.

    t: 01387 702257


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    Sarah Armitage - Director of Library Sales

    Contact Sarah with any library sales enquiries, including BDSLive.

    t: 07860 324570

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    Barry Smith - Director of Trade Sales

    Barry handles sales and enquiries across home entertainment media.

    t: 07725 001833

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    Keith Walters - Trade Data Manager

    Keith deals with all aspects of BDS trade data sales and enquiries.

    t: 01387 702751 or 07545 930379

Operations & Customer Services

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    Andrea Sherry - Operations Manager

    Andrea is responsible for management of the workflow within BDS and customer queries.

    t: 01387 702255

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    Jenny Wright - Chief Metadata Officer

    Jenny is responsible for metadata policy and external RDA or MARC training.

    t: 01387 702556

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    Jo Maxwell - Training Manager

    Contact Jo regarding classification and name authority queries.

    t:01387 702551

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    Suzanne Jardine - Senior Cataloguer

    Contact Suzanne with cataloguing and data queries.

    t: 01387 702560

I T Systems and Support

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    Paul Campbell - Chief Technical Officer

    Paul is responsible for global hardware strategy for BDS.

    t: 01387 702769

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    Graham Barke - Technical Lead

    Graham is responsible for Applications Development.


Publisher Liaison & Finance

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    Dorothy Reid - Publisher Liaison Manager

    Contact Dorothy if you are a publisher or have enquiries relating to publishing.

    t: 01387 702252

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    Emma McMillan - Publisher Liaison Assistant

    Contact Emma with any enquiries on the Catalogue-in-Publication (CIP) Programme.

    t: 01387 702251

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    Stuart Brown - Financial Controller

    Contact Stuart with any queries regarding invoicing or financial matters.

    t: 01387 702253

Support Services

If you require help or support regarding BDS products and services please use our online support form, available here.

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