Chris Brown

Chris Brown

Founder & Editor of Polaroids and Polar Bears

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Career stage: Expert

A former radio presenter with a passion for heavy metal, I'm Head of Barques Arts, a communication and audience development department within Barques PR, specialising within the realms of arts, culture, digital and heritage.

During the course of my PR career Ive worked with organisations such as Birmingham Hippodrome, BBC, Capsule, Library of Birmingha, DASH and University of Birmingham.

In my spare time I'm editor of Polaroids and Polar Bears, a culture guide for Birmingham and the wider West Midlands area.

Work History

Head of Barques Arts - Barques PR

Jan 2015 - Present

Arts & Culture Contributor - EQ View

Aug 2014 - Present

Editor - Polaroids and Polar Bears

Dec 2012 - Present


Business and Business Law - 2:1 - The University of Wolverhampton

2005 - 2008

Field of study unknown - Qualification type unknown - St. Peter's Collegiate

1998 - 2005


  • Public Speaking
  • Copywriting
  • Digital Strategy
  • Public Relations